Coconut Mango Rice

Recipe by Mommy Diva
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 6-8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a large saucepan, melt butter over medium heat.
  • Add sweet onion, ginger and garlic, if using.
  • Cook until softened, about 5 minutes.
  • Add rice and stir until grains are coated with butter.
  • Shake can of coconut milk; add to rice along with water, salt and curry, if using.
  • Cover and bring mixture to a boil.
  • Stir and reduce heat to low; Simmer, covered, for 20 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, peel mango and slice into thin bite-size strips or chop, then place in a bowl.
  • Seed and chop pepper, slice green onions in half, lengthwise, then into 1-inch (2.5-cm) pieces; Add to mango and stir in lime juice.
  • After rice has cooked 20 minutes, stir in mango mixture.
  • Cover, remove from heat and let stand for 5 minutes to warm mango.
  • Serve scattered with coriander, if you wish.
  • A nice way to present this dish is to lightly pack rice mixture into a small rounded bowl or cup, then turn out onto a plate and top with coriander.
  • Enjoy! ;).
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