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Coconut “Rice”

Posted by on Dec 20, 2012 in 21DSD, grain-free, Paleo, vegan, Vegetables, Whole 30 | 7 comments

While I can’t remember the last time I made a pot of real rice at home, I eat it occasionally when I’m out. In sushi rolls, for example; I know I can get them without it, or just order sashimi, but I actually feel better when I eat some rice with my sushi than when I don’t. When I eat just raw fish, I seriously feel like I swallowed a live goldfish. True story. Another example is when I go to Burma Superstar, which is one of my favorite places to eat in San Francisco. Everything I’ve gotten there is delicious, and their tea leaf salad is as good a reason as any to fall off the paleo wagon, if only briefly. (we’re talking lentils and a few peanuts here, not a footlong sub) Bonus: The staff is great at helping you navigate a gluten-free dining experience. Their coconut rice is actually too delicious to be rice. But alas, it is. I made this cauliflower rice with Burma Superstar’s coconut rice in mind. It’s the perfect complement to a spicy dish; slightly sweet, creamy, and rich. Coconut Cauliflower Rice serves 4 1 large head cauliflower (about 5 cups) 1 C full fat coconut milk 1 tablespoon coconut oil 2 tablespoons coconut butter 2 tablespoons toasted unsweetened coconut (350 for 3-4 minutes) 1/2 t salt Rice your cauliflower by putting it down the chute of your food processor with the grater blade attached (or use a box grater) Melt the coconut oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add the cauliflower and saute for two minutes or so, stirring constantly. Add the coconut milk and the salt and saute another 5 minutes, or until the cauliflower is tender but not mushy. Stir in the coconut butter and turn off the heat. Serve sprinkled with the toasted coconut. All of the links on are for information purposes, however some are affiliate links to books, products or services. Any sponsored posts are clearly labelled as being sponsored content. Some ads on this site are served by ad networks and the advertised products are not necessarily recommended by Zenbelly...

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