Delicious and fragrant Coconut Rice with Pineapple

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Delicious and fragrant Coconut Rice with Pineapple
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on March 30, 2024

This Coconut Rice with Pineapple recipe is a perfect blend of sweet and savory flavors. The coconut milk adds richness and creaminess to the rice, while the pineapple adds a burst of freshness. It's a tropical delight that will transport you to a sunny paradise with every bite.


  • 1 cup jasmine rice
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup diced pineapple
  • 1/4 cup shredded coconut
  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 1/2 tsp salt


  1. In a saucepan, combine the rice, coconut milk, water, sugar, and salt. Bring to a boil.
  2. Reduce heat, cover, and simmer for 18-20 minutes until the rice is cooked and liquid is absorbed.
  3. Stir in the diced pineapple and shredded coconut, cover, and let it sit for 5 minutes.
  4. Fluff the rice with a fork and serve hot.

Interesting Facts

  • Coconut rice is a popular dish in Southeast Asian and Caribbean cuisines.
  • Coconut milk is rich in nutrients and adds a creamy texture to dishes.
  • Pineapple is a tropical fruit that adds a sweet and tangy flavor to this dish.