This pilaf will accompany the pecan crusted salmon quite well.
You can use 3 strings of saffron or 1/4 teaspoon of the powder.

pineapple rice x serves 8
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1 small onion, minced 8 oz crushed pineapple
2 Tbsp olive oil 3 cups chicken broth
1 1/2 cups long grain rice 1 bay leaf
saffron
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Saute the onion in oil in large skillet over medium heat until soft. Add
rice and cook for 2 minutes. Add the remaining ingredients and bring
to a boil. Lower the heat, simmer until all the broth is absorbed. Serve.