Vanilla Rice and Cherries

Preparation time: 10 minutes

Cooking time: 25 minutes

Servings: 4


1 tablespoon coconut, shredded

2 tablespoons coconut sugar
1 cup white rice
2 cups coconut milk
½ teaspoon vanilla extract
¼ cup cherries, pitted and halved Cooking spray


  1. Put the milk in a pot, add the sugar and the coconut, stir and bring to a simmer over medium heat.
  2. Add the rice and the other ingredients, simmer for 25 minutes stirring often, divide into bowls and serve.

Nutrition info per serving: 484 calories, 6.1g protein, 52.7g carbohydrates, 29.3g fat, 3.4g fiber, 0mg cholesterol, 38mg sodium, 379mg potassium