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Mexican Chicken Chili and Rice

Rated as 4.67 out of 5 Stars

"A one-skillet, family-friendly meal that is ready in 30 minutes. Make use of leftover, pre-cooked chicken for this fast, affordable meal. Serve in a bowl, wrapped in a flour tortilla or piled on a bed of greens; the possibilities are endless."
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30 m servings 301
Original recipe yields 6 servings


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  1. Heat oil over medium heat in a 10-inch skillet; cook onions until starting to turn translucent, about 3 minutes. Add garlic and cook 1 minute more. Stir in chicken and chili powder. Add diced green chilies, fire roasted tomatoes with juices, pinto beans, and water. Cover and simmer until heated through and flavors blend, about 10 minutes.
  2. Add Knorr Fiesta Sides, Mexican Rice and corn. Stir to combine, cover and bring to a simmer. Reduce heat to low and cook, covered for 7 minutes. Turn off heat and let sit, covered, for an additional 5 minutes.
  3. Serve garnished with cheese and tortilla chips, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 301 calories; 7.4 27 19.8 35 772 Full nutrition

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I made this in my instant pot. I used frozen chicken pieces, and poured in the tomatoes, green chiles, rice, water, and chili powder. Cooked on high pressure for thirty minutes then added the re...

Quick and easy! I doubled this for my Mexican-food-loving family. I used one large onion, two cloves garlic, left over chopped chicken, one can pinto and one can black beans, one can diced tomat...

I didn't have corn or Mexican rice. Instead, I made regular rice with the dish and added more salt and homemade taco seasoning with lots of shredded chicken. It was awesome! Made for a wonderful...