Mexican Chicken and Rice Dinner (From Minute Rice Box) Recipe

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Submitted by loreocookies4

Makes 4 servings



Yummy and quick dinner recipe I got from the back of a box of minute rice.

Recipe Ingredients for Mexican Chicken and Rice Dinner (From Minute Rice Box)

1 tbsp olive oil
1 lb boneless skinless chicken breast
1 red bell pepper
2 cups water
1 cup salsa
2 cups instant white rice, uncooked
10 oz frozen corn, thawed
1/2 cup cheddar cheese, shredded

Recipe Directions for Mexican Chicken and Rice Dinner (From Minute Rice Box)

  1. Heat oil in large skillet on medium-high heat. Add chicken and peppers; cover. Cook 8 min. or until chicken is cooked through and peppers are tender, turning chicken after 4 min. and stirring peppers occasionally. Remove chicken from skillet; cover to keep warm.

  2. Add water and salsa to skillet; stir until well blended. Bring to boil.

  3. Stir in rice and corn. Top with chicken; sprinkle with cheese. Reduce heat to low; cover. Cook 5 min. or until rice is tender.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 462.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
570
Calories from Fat
161
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
17.9g
28%
Saturated Fat
5.9g
30%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
116mg
39%
Sodium
595mg
25%
Potassium
751mg
21%
Total Carbohydrates
58.6g
20%
Dietary Fiber
4.4g
18%
Sugars
5.6g
Protein
43.6g
Vitamin A 29% Vitamin C 73%
Calcium 15% Iron 29%
* 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
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin C
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