Tropical Fried Rice

tropical fried rice

Tropical Fried Rice

Tropical Fried Rice is the rice recipe you want to prepare when you want to take a break from the classic Fried Rice. It gives you a warm, fuzzy tropical island feeling!
How to Cook Tropical Fried Rice [Video]
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  • 2 cups (400g) Long grain parboiled rice
  • ½ a pineapple
  • 1 coconut
  • 1 tablespoon Nigerian curry powder
  • 1 teaspoon thyme
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1 big seasoning cube
  • 1 chicken breast
  • 1kg (2.2lbs) chicken drumstick
  • 1 sweet pepper (or tatashe)
  • A handful green peas
  • 1 white onion
  • 1 red onion
  • Carrot oil or vegetable oil
  • Salt (to taste)

Notes on the ingredients

  1. The coconut will be used to make coconut milk, if you already have coconut milk, use 600mls or 2½ cups.
  2. The chicken drumsticks should be enough to serve the rice with.

For meat, serve with Grilled Chicken, Peppered Chicken or Onion Baked Chicken. For drinks, serve with Carrot Juice. Yum!

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