Fiesta Chicken and Rice

Published April 1, 2006.

Why this recipe works:

For a convenient chicken and rice recipe, we used quick-cooking boneless, skinless chicken breasts and prepared our rice in the same skillet we used to brown the chicken. Cooking both components of our Fiesta Chicken and Rice recipe in the same pan gave us a one-dish meal, but since the… read more

For a convenient chicken and rice recipe, we used quick-cooking boneless, skinless chicken breasts and prepared our rice in the same skillet we used to brown the chicken. Cooking both components of our Fiesta Chicken and Rice recipe in the same pan gave us a one-dish meal, but since the chicken was fully cooked before the rice, we pulled it from the pan midway through and tented it with foil while the rice finished cooking.

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Serves 4

This dish is good on its own but even better with some accompaniments. Test kitchen favorites include warm flour tortillas, sliced avocado, minced jalapeños or a few dashes of hot sauce, sour cream, chopped cilantro, and lime wedges.

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