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Make Mouthwatering Coconut Rice in These Easy Steps

Making Coconut Rice is easier than you think! Find out how

Titilayo Ilori

Coconut rice is the combination of rice and coconut milk. The coconut milk in the rice makes it smell good and taste nice. If you don't know how to cook coconut rice, here are a few tips on how to:

Ingredients:

Rice

Beef

Shrimps

Fresh tomatoes and pepper

Onion

Carrots

Green pepper or peas

Teacups coconut milk

Maggi cube

Water

Salt to taste

Raw rice

Raw rice

How to prepare:

1. Boil your coconut milk
The first step is to boil your coconut milk for about 10 minutes.

2. Boil your beef
The next step is to boil your beef. Make sure you boil it in a clean, separate pot. You can now proceed to clean your shrimps properly and boil too.

3. Add the cooked beef to the coconut milk
You have to be sure the coconut is well boiled before you add the cooked beef, cleaned shrimps and Maggi cubes.

4. Add maggi cubes and spices
You shouldn't forget to add maggi to taste, as this is very important. Add your chopped tomatoes, onions, salt, and pepper.

5. Parboil your rice
Parboil the rice, and when you’re sure it is well boiled, add to the boiling coconut milk.
Cover the pot and let it cook for about 40 minutes, then reduce the heat and let it simmer till the liquid is dried up.

You may choose to garnish your rice with carrots, green pepper or peas, then serve hot

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