TROPICAL! Chicken Pineapple Curry w/ Rice

Indulge in a taste of the tropics with this Chicken and Pineapple Curry with Broccoli & Brown Rice, featuring succulent chicken pieces bathed in a rich and aromatic sauce. Infused with the vibrant flavors of Rupen's Konkan Curry Sauce, boasting hints of lime and coconut, this dish transports you to a tropical paradise even in the midst of winter, making every bite a warm and flavorful escape.

Serves: 6


6 chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces
1 large onion, finely chopped
1 clove of garlic, minced
2 tablespoons peanut oil
1/2 cup coconut milk
1 cup chicken broth
1 bottle of Rupen's Konkan Curry Sauce (or any other curry sauce of your choice)
6 slices of canned pineapple in syrup, drained and cut into big slices
Salt and pepper to taste
Fresh cilantro for garnish (optional)

For the Brown Rice:

2 cups brown rice
4 cups water
Salt to taste

For Steamed Broccoli:

2 cups broccoli florets



  1. Prepare Brown Rice:

    • Rinse the brown rice under cold water until the water runs clear.
    • In a saucepan, combine the rinsed brown rice, water, and a pinch of salt.
    • Bring to a boil, then reduce the heat to low, cover, and simmer for 40-45 minutes or until the rice is tender and water is absorbed.
  2. Prepare Steamed Broccoli:

    • Steam the broccoli florets until they are tender yet crisp, about 5-7 minutes. Set aside.
  3. Prepare Chicken Curry:

    • Heat peanut oil in a large pan over medium heat. Add chopped onions and cook until translucent.
    • Add minced garlic and grated ginger, sauté for another 1-2 minutes until fragrant.
    • Add chicken pieces, season with salt and pepper, and cook until browned on all sides.
    • Pour in the chicken broth and Rupen's Konkan Curry Sauce. Stir well and bring to a simmer.
    • Add pineapple slices and simmer for an additional 15-20 minutes until the chicken is cooked through and the flavors meld.
  4. Serve:

    • Spoon the brown rice onto plates and top with the chicken curry.
    • Add a portion of steamed broccoli on the side.
    • Garnish with fresh cilantro if desired.

Enjoy your flavorful and tropical Chicken and Pineapple Curry with Broccoli & Brown Rice!

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