Coconut jerk chicken tacos

No time to make it to the Caribbean? Fran's got you covered with these spicy jerk chicken stuffed tacos served with coconut rice


  • 1 can coconut milk
  • 1 cup basmati rice
  • Taco shells (soft or hard, whichever you prefer)
  • Cooked jerk spiced chicken thighs
  • 1 ripe mango
  • 2 tomatoes
  • Coriander
  • 2 Tbsp harissa paste
  • 1 cup mayo
  • 1/3 cup coconut flakes


  1. Pour the coconut milk into a pot, add the basmati rice and cook following instructions on the rice packet.
  2. To make the harissa mayo, mix the harissa and mayo together with some lemon juice, olive oil salt and pepper.
  3. To make the salsa simply chop up the mango into small cubes along with the tomato, add olive oil, salt, pepper and coriander. Place in the fridge until use.
  4. Once the rice is done, drain and add the coconut flakes. Heat up the chicken.
  5. To assemble, toast the tacos. Start by placing the rice in the middle of the taco. Top with the chicken, then salsa, and a sprinkle of coriander.
  6. Serve with the harissa mayo and an ice cold lemonade and enjoy.