Chicken Surprise


A one pot rice dish with chicken, tomatoes, mushrooms and seasoning of your choice. This is called Chicken Surprise because the first time we made it, we were surprised by the great taste!

Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
35 mins
6 servings


  • 1 ½ pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast meat - cubed

  • 2 cups water

  • 2 cubes chicken bouillon

  • 1 teaspoon poultry seasoning

  • 2 cups instant white rice

  • 1 (14.5 ounce) can stewed tomatoes, drained

  • 1 (4.5 ounce) can mushrooms, drained


  1. Cook chicken in a large skillet over medium-high heat until no longer pink and juices run clear, about 15 minutes.

  2. Bring water, bouillon, and poultry seasoning to a boil in a large saucepan. Stir in rice, cover pan, and remove from heat. Let rice stand until water is absorbed, about 5 minutes.

  3. Combine the cooked chicken, tomatoes, and mushrooms in saucepan with the cooked rice, and stir over medium-low heat until heated through. Serve hot.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

272 Calories
2g Fat
32g Carbs
30g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 6
Calories 272
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 2g 3%
Saturated Fat 1g 3%
Cholesterol 66mg 22%
Sodium 702mg 31%
Total Carbohydrate 32g 12%
Dietary Fiber 2g 6%
Total Sugars 3g
Protein 30g
Vitamin C 7mg 34%
Calcium 52mg 4%
Iron 4mg 22%
Potassium 474mg 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.