Chicken & Rice

Easy one-pot Chicken and Rice is perfect for weeknight meals. Easy to prep and quick for busy nights, this healthy, family friendly dish is sure to serve up some heartfelt wholesome smiles.

Servings

4

Ready In:

40min

Good For:

Dinner

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About this Recipe

By: Jenny Marie

I’m a huge fan of easy one-pot meals, and this one hits the comfort food check box as well. I change up the seasoning to whatever I’m in the mood for, so have fun experimenting and let me know your favorite combos.  

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp Olive Oil
  • .5 Onion, diced
  • 1 Carrot, sliced
  • 1 Garlic, minced
  • 1 Chicken Breast, diced
  • 2 cups Chicken Broth
  • 1 Cup Rice
  • 1 tbsp Yellow Curry Paste
  • salt & pepper

In a large pot on medium heat, add olive oil. When oil is warm, add onion, carrots, salt & pepper and sweat vegetables until oinions a clear. Add garlic.

Dice chicken into bite-size pieces while vegetable cook, add chicken to pan and cook until they are seared or white all over. 

Add rice and stir. Add broth and seasoning, stir. Bring to a boil, then set temp to low and cover for 18 minutes. 

Stir with a rice spoon and serve. 

Variations

Juice of half a lemon

1 tsp Thyme

1/2 cup pineapple juice (reduce broth)

1/2 cup Pineapple tidbits

1/2 tsp fresh rosemary

1/2 tsp sage

1/2 tsp thyme