Lemon Chicken with Rice Recipe

Looking for an easy Lemon Chicken with Rice recipe? Learn how to make Lemon Chicken with Rice using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kalinakeli

Makes 2 servings



A quick and easy meal! As a college student, I find this a perfect way to get an easy, healthy recipe with some leftovers!

Recipe Ingredients for Lemon Chicken with Rice

1/3 cup water
1 tablespoon lemon juice
2 teaspoons cornstarch
2 tablespoons honey
1 teaspoon lemon peel
1 cup uncooked rice
1/2 pound chicken
1 cup broccoli

Recipe Directions for Lemon Chicken with Rice

  1. In 2-cup measuring cup, stir water, lemon juice, cornstarch, honey and lemon peel until cornstarch is dissolved.

  2. Cook rice in 1 cup water as directed on package.

  3. In greased 10-inch skillet, add chicken and salt. Cook 2-3 minutes until chicken is brown. Stir in broccoli, cook 2-4 minutes until chicken is no longer pink in the middle.

  4. Pour lemon mixture into skillet. Cook until thickened.

  5. Serve with the rice.

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 322.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
600
Calories from Fat
38
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.2g
6%
Saturated Fat
1.2g
6%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
87mg
29%
Sodium
93mg
4%
Potassium
481mg
14%
Total Carbohydrates
97.5g
33%
Dietary Fiber
2.5g
10%
Sugars
18.4g
Protein
40.8g
Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 73%
Calcium 6% Iron 30%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • Very low in sodium
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin C
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