Ridiculously Easy Chicken & Rice

reader reviews

"This is such a delicious and easy recipe, will definitely be making it again.” ~ Marisa

key ingredients:

onion chicken thighs or breasts garlic powder smoked paprika tomato paste cumin long grain rice chicken broth lime juice olive oil salt

about this recipe

one-pot recipe few ingredients easy prep

Ready in 30 minutes, this one-pan Mexican chicken and rice is full of vibrant flavors and so easy to put together. It’s made with basic pantry ingredients that add up to a well-balanced, protein-packed meal in one!

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Gather ingredients.

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Sautee onions.

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Add chicken and spices and brown.

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Add rice and tomato paste.

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Add stock and boil.

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Cover and cook until rice is tender.

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Serve with toppings of choice.

This recipe is a great base for an easy burrito bowl! To a serving of Mexican chicken and rice, add shredded lettuce, easy guacamole, fresh tomato salsa, shredded cheese, cilantro, sour cream, or any of your favorite burrito toppings.

turn it into a  burrito bowl

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