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santa fe chicken & rice

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Ellen Gwaltney Bales
Indianapolis, IN

A quick and easy recipe I found on a box of rice. Substitute a hotter salsa to jazz it up if you like. 08-01-2018

(1 rating)
yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For santa fe chicken & rice

  • 1 bag
    boil-in-bag brown rice
  • 1 lb
    seasoned chicken breast, cut into strips
  • 1 can
    mexican-style corn, drained
  • 1 can
    black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 c
    mild salsa
  • 1/2 c
    (or more) jalapeno monterey jack cheese, shredded

How To Make santa fe chicken & rice

  • 1
    Prepare the rice according to directions on package.
  • 2
    Heat a large skillet and spray with cooking spray. Add chicken and cook until it is no longer pink.
  • 3
    Stir in corn, beans, salsa and the cooked rice. Sprinkle with cheese and heat until cheese is melted.