Chicken & Double Jasmine Rice

deb baldwin

By
@messinthekitchen

This is my favorite chicken dish. The flavor is outstanding and the chicken is moist.

I really had a hard time finding a rice that had good flavor. I found this small bag at the store, brought it home, made rice, and WOW was I hooked.

On the back of one of my bags was this recipe.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

45 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1
dynasty jasmine tea bag (i have used green tea)
1 1/2 c
hot water
1
chicken bouillon cube
1 Tbsp
butter
8
chicken thighs, skinless and excess fat removed
1/2 c
chopped onion
3/4 c
imperial dragon jasmine rice
1/8 tsp
black pepper

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a glass measuring cup add tea bag to 1 1/2 cups hot water; let stand 1 minute. Remove and discard tea bag.
Add bouillion to tea to dissolve.
2
Heat a large frying pan over high heat.
Add butter to melt.
Add chicken, in single layer.
Cook 3 to 4 minutes on each side, or until browned.
Remove from pan.
3
Add onion to same pan. Saute' for 30 seconds. (I add a little more butter and cook onion a little longer)
Mix in rice, pepper, and tea mixture.
Arrange chicken, in single layer, on top.
Bring to a boil.
Reduce heat to low. Cover and simmer 25 minutes, or until liquid is absorbed.
(I use a temp probe @ 180 degrees in the chicken to make sure it is done..Add a little water if needed.)
4
Remove from heat. Let stand covered for 10 minutes before serving.

I also have used 4 chicken breast.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #rice