Jerk Chicken with Seared Pineapple


  1. cup jasmine rice
  2. tablespoons canola oil
  3. 1/2 pineapple, cut into spears
  4. chicken cutlets (about 1 1/2 pounds total)
  5. 1 tablespoon jerk seasoning or rub
  6. 1/4 cup cilantro leaves


  1. Cook the rice according to the package directions. Heat 1 tablespoon of the oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add the pineapple and cook, turning occasionally, until golden, 12 to 14 minutes; remove.
  2. Add the remaining 2 tablespoons of oil to the skillet. Rub the chicken with the jerk seasoning and cook in 2 batches until cooked through, 2 to 4 minutes per side. Serve the chicken with the rice and pineapple. Sprinkle with the cilantro.