SPICY CHICKEN WITH RICE AND BEANS

1
Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

This chicken dish is so simple and easy to make and SO delicious. It serves 4 people but can easily be adapted for a larger or a smaller family. Bon appetit!
Recipe & photo: recipe.com

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp
    canola oil
  • 4
    chicken breasts, boneless and skinless
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic pepper blend
  • ·
    salt to taste
  • 1 c
    long-grain white rice, uncooked
  • 2 can(s)
    (10 oz.ea.) diced tomatoes & green chilies, undrained
  • 1 can(s)
    (15 oz.) ranch style beans, undrained
  • 1 1/3 c
    water
  • 1/4 c
    sliced green onions

How to Make SPICY CHICKEN WITH RICE AND BEANS

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat. Sprinkle the chicken with the pepper seasoning and salt to taste.
  2. Cook chicken about 4 minutes per side or until lightly browned. Remove from skillet. Add the rice to the skillet and cook until rice begins to brown, about 2 minutes. Add the undrained tomatoes, beans, and water.
  3. Place the browned chicken on top of rice; cover and simmer over medium heat for about 30 minutes or until liquid is absorbed and rice is tender.
  4. Top with green onions and serve. If you like it extra spicy, toss in a couple squirts of red hot cayenne pepper sauce.

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About SPICY CHICKEN WITH RICE AND BEANS

Course/Dish: Chicken, Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #spicy, #hearty




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