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🥥 Simple Coconut Rice Recipe 🍚

Learn how to make a delicious and easy coconut rice recipe with this step-by-step guide from Grill Matey. Perfect for any occasion. Add toasted coconut flakes for extra flavor!

Simple Coconut Rice

You will need:

  • jasmine rice1 cup of jasmine rice
  • coconut milk1 cup of coconut milk
  • water1 cup of water
  • salt1 teaspoon of salt
  • sugar1 tablespoon of sugar


  1. Start by rinsing the jasmine rice under cold water until the water runs clear.
  2. In a medium saucepan, combine the rinsed rice, coconut milk, water, salt, and sugar.
  3. Bring the mixture to a boil over medium heat.
  4. Once boiling, reduce the heat to low, cover the saucepan, and let it simmer for 18-20 minutes, or until the rice is tender and the liquid is absorbed.
  5. Remove the saucepan from the heat and let the rice sit, covered, for 5 minutes.
  6. Fluff the rice with a fork before serving.


You can add some toasted coconut flakes on top for extra flavor and crunch.

Awaken your taste buds with our delectable Simple Coconut Rice recipe, a perfect side dish to complement your grilled masterpieces. Whether you're grilling up a tender filet mignon, juicy chicken legs, or a succulent mahi mahi, this coconut rice will elevate your meal to new culinary heights.

Why Coconut Rice?

Coconut rice is a delightful twist on the traditional side dish, offering a unique blend of sweet and savory flavors that will leave your guests asking for seconds. The creamy texture of the coconut milk adds a luxurious touch to the fluffy jasmine rice, making it a versatile companion for a variety of grilled meats and veggies.

A Perfect Pairing

Imagine the smoky, rich flavors of your grilled pork belly or new york strip steak, balanced with the subtle sweetness of our coconut rice. Or picture the zesty kick of grilled peppers and zucchini, mellowed by the creamy, comforting taste of this simple dish. The possibilities are endless!

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So why wait? Try our Simple Coconut Rice recipe today and discover the perfect pairing for your next grilling adventure. Remember, the secret to great grilling is not just in the main course, but in the perfect side dishes too.

Happy Grilling!