Sweet Chili Coconut Chicken w Cauliflower Rice

1
barbara lentz

By
@blentz8

This is simple and scrumptious. The cauliflower is so flavorful and fresh. I actually prefer it to rice.

Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

3/4 c
coconut milk
1/2 c
sweet chili sauce
1
lime
4
boneless skinless chicken thighs
1 medium
head cauliflower
2 Tbsp
coconut oil
1/4 c
fresh cilantro chopped
salt and pepper

How to Make Sweet Chili Coconut Chicken w Cauliflower Rice

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine coconut milk, sweet chili sauce, and juice of 1/2 lime in large zip lock bag. Add salt and pepper and squish to combine. Add the chicken and marinate in bag for 30 minutes to 1 hour.
  • 2Grate the cauliflower with box grater or food processor with a grating tool. Set aside.
  • 3Remove the chicken from marinade. Reserve marinade. Grill or fry the chicken until no longer pink. Remove from pan and let rest while making (rice)
  • 4Add coconut oil to skillet over med high heat. Add the cauliflower and season with salt and pepper. Saute for 5 to 7 minutes until tender. Add the reserved marinade, and squeeze in the other half of the lime. Add the cilantro.
  • 5Serve the chicken over the cauliflower rice. Garnish with more cilantro.

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About Sweet Chili Coconut Chicken w Cauliflower Rice

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian