Spanish Rice Chicken I

Spanish Rice Chicken I


"This recipe is so quick and is so very simple! It is perfect for making in a recreational vehicle (RV) galley for a quick, delicious dinner on the road and on the go! Andale, pues!"


40 m servings 162 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 162 kcal
  • 8%
  • Fat:
  • 2.6 g
  • 4%
  • Carbs:
  • 27.8g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 8.5 g
  • 17%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 16 mg
  • 5%
  • Sodium:
  • 1140 mg
  • 46%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a large skillet over medium heat prepare rice according to package directions, using the butter/margarine to brown the vermicelli and rice to a golden brown. Add the water, chicken, salsa and tomatoes and bring all to a boil. Cover skillet, reduce heat and let simmer for approximately 25 to 30 minutes, or until all liquid is absorbed.
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  1. 48 Ratings


i liked the diced chicken idea quite a bit and the recipe is a tasty one, but i can't help but wonder how much harder it would be to just add garlic cumin and onion to uncooked rice and go from ...

A good dish for the weeknights. I had too much liquid at the end so I recommend draining the canned tomatoes.

I made this for a dinner party with friends, and it was a big hit! Very easy to prepare, excellent flavor - what's not to like? I wouldn't change a thing, and I'll definitely make this again.

This is definitely a 5 star recipe. I followed it to a T! Came out great! Chicken was nice and flavored!! Will definitely do this one again.

Well this was good - as I expected. Even better with some sour cream...mmmmmmmmmm

Way too much tomato for my taste.

I made this for dinner last night and my husband and I LOVED it! So easy and flavorful! My husband won't eat diced tomatos, so I left them out. I added another chicken breast, some onions (I ...

This was a great recipe. I used Zataran's spanish rice mix, can of diced toms, can of Rotel, butter, and 2 chicken breasts cut up. I thought two were plenty and I cooked them before adding it to...

bottom line. if my kids eat it, it's dang good!!!!!! and this is not gourmet, but good. also good enough to put into my kid's lunch box the nest day--hhheeeeyyyyy!