Both South Carolina and Georgia lay claim to this Southern classic, which may have been brought to America by a ship’s captain ferrying spices from the Far East. If desired, top each serving with 1 tablespoon bottled mango chutney.
Rice is a traditional side dish. To make it fast, cook 1 (31⁄2-ounce) bag boil-in-bag rice, omitting salt and fat. Stir in 1⁄4 teaspoon salt and 1⁄4 teaspoon black pepper.