Speedy Southwest Chicken and Rice Skillet

2
Carolyn Haas

By
@Linky1

Still trying to use up ingredients on hand that have a low WW point value and are yummy! With the lower amount of rice, this has about 6 points.

Rating:

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Comments:
Serves:
2
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1/4 c
    onion, chopped
  • 1/2 lb
    cooked chicken strips, or left over chicken
  • 1 Tbsp
    taco seasoning mix
  • 1 c
    corn
  • 1/2 can(s)
    chunky slasa - mild, med or hot
  • 4 oz
    can green chilies
  • 1 Tbsp
    black or green olives, sliced
  • 1/4 c
    water
  • 1/2 - 1 c
    cooked brown or white rice
  • 1 tsp
    chopped cilantro (or to taste)
  • 1/4 c
    shredded mexican blend cheese

How to Make Speedy Southwest Chicken and Rice Skillet

Step-by-Step

  1. Spray a skillet with pan spray and cook chopped onion for a minute or two.
  2. Add next 7 ingredients (up through water) and bring to boil. Lower heat and simmer for a few minutes.
  3. Add rice and simmer until heated through. If it seems too dry, add a little more water.
  4. Add salt and pepper to taste. Turn off heat and top with cilantro and cheese. Cover and let sit until cheese has melted.

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About Speedy Southwest Chicken and Rice Skillet

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Southwestern




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