Absurdly Easy Rice and Peas Ala Lena

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READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by mandabears

I worked with a C.N.A. named Lena a long time ago. She was from Jamaica and shared her easy Rice and Peas recipe with me. Similiar to a lot of Rice and Peas recipe already posted, but just a little different. This is great with Princess Buttercup's Jerk Chicken

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large pan, mix broth and coconut milk.
  2. Add green onion, garlic, thyme, and over medium low heat bring to boil.
  3. Add the rice and stir gently for about 2 minutes.
  4. Continue cooking on medium low heat.
  5. Add the 2 peppers on top of rice.
  6. Cover pan.
  7. Simmer for 20-30 minutes or until rice is cooked and liquid is absorbed.
  8. Remove pepper.

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