If you want the flavors and look of a fine dinning restaurant, but can’t afford the tab, then try this Chicken Tajine with Dried Apricots and Pineapple. This rich, hearty, healthy, and savory dish is perfect for a summer day. These fresh ingredients blend well to create a creamy and flavorful dish that everyone will love. Be sure to pick up the ingredients the next time you go shopping so you can enjoy this blissful dish this weekend.


  • 1 chicken
  • 1 cup dried apricots
  • 1 cup pineapple (canned)
  • 2 onions
  • 4 garlic cloves
  • 1 teaspoon ginger
  • cinnamon
  • saffron
  • salt (to taste)


  1. Cut the chicken into pieces.
  2. Soak the dried apricots in water for about 30 minutes until they swell, then drain.
  3. Slice the onions and chop the garlic.
  4. In a hot pan, sear the chicken pieces with oil and brown the onions.
  5. Place all the ingredients in the tajine including the pineapple juice from the can.
  6. Cover the tajine and simmer until the chicken is cooked through and tender. Stir occasionally.
  7. Serve hot with spicy semolina.
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Laurie G. 26 Nov 2017
Delicious dish! Not too spicy, the kids loved it