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Fiesta Chicken

Fiesta Chicken

Ingredients

  • 3 cups UNCLE BEN'S® Fast & Natural™ Whole Grain Instant Brown Rice
  • 6 chicken breast halves
  • 3/4 cup red pepper diced
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1/4 cup cilantro chopped
  • 1 cup corn kernels (frozen or canned)
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons chili powder
  • 3/4 cup salsa (mild)
  • 3 cups water
  • Non stick cooking spray

Prep Time:

25 minutes

Cook Time:

Serves:

Cilantro, red pepper and salsa give this chicken and rice dish a hint of Mexican flavor.

This recipe courtesy of Uncle Ben’s.

Tip: Use whole chicken breast or thighs marinated in soy sauce, orange juice, paprika, and cilantro, and then grilled. Serve with the rice.

Preparation

  1. Cut chicken breasts into 1/2 inch strips.
  2. Spray a 10-inch skillet with a nonstick spray and heat over a medium heat until hot. Add the chicken and red pepper, cook until chicken is browned and fully cooked.
  3. Add the onion, cook for 30 seconds. Add the water, rice, chili powder, corn, and salsa simmer for 10 minutes until rice is done.
  4. Serve chicken over the rice with chopped cilantro.