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Camp Stove Cooking: Curry in a Hurry

4 easy recipes that will warm your whole body.

Caribbean Pineapple Curry
Give your camp dinner a tropical flair

1 jalapeno, seeded and sliced
1 clove garlic, chopped
1 cup red bell pepper, julienned
1/2 onion, peeled
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 teaspoon generic curry powder
1 7-oz. pouch pre-cooked chicken breast (optional)
1 mini bottle of rum
1 snack container (4 oz.) pineapple chunks
1 1/2 cups instant rice

At Home
Combine jalapeno and garlic in a zip-top bag.

In Camp
Add rum to chicken pouch and set aside to marinate. Slice garlic and onion. Boil 1 1/2 cups water, stir in rice, then cover. In a pot, heat oil and fry jalapeno and garlic for 30 seconds. Add onion, pepper, and curry. Stir for 3 minutes or until veggies soften. Add pineapple, rum, and chicken (if using) and cook till heated through. Pour over rice. Serves 2.

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