Chicken and Rice

The ingredients are simple, but chicken-and-rice dishes take on a world of exotic flavors. From biryani to stir-fry to casserole, these easy chicken-and-rice dishes corner the market on fast and convenient.

Drumsticks with Peas and Rice

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This chicken main-dish recipe comes with its own side-dish accompaniment that's sure to get raves from your family.

Baked Chicken Country Captain

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Although this Southern favorite is usually simmered, this version of the curried chicken is baked, making it easy on the cook.

Gingered Chicken and Fried Rice

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Chicken drumsticks are served with a simple vegetable and rice mixture in this quick-fix dinner.

Total: 29 mins

Chicken and Rice with Mole

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A bit of cocoa powder tames the heat in the mole sauce that coats each bite of this slow cooker chicken dinner.

Stuffed Peppers Risotto

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A popular stuffed pepper main dish filled with precooked chicken, asparagus, tarragon, and rice cooked with whipping cream.

Total: 30 mins

Sesame Chicken with Broccoli

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There is mouthwatering magic in the sweet-tart, spicy-salty balance of Chinese sauces like this one. Here it is poured over tender marinated chicken, sprinkled with a generous helping of toasted sesame seeds and served with the crisp clean contrast of steamed broccoli. Its just like the dish you get from the local takeout, only so much more delicious and better for you.

Southwestern Chicken And Rice Dinner

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This dinner recipe will fill your plate with chicken, rice, salad, and biscuits. Thanks to convenience products such as breaded precooked chicken, instant rice, refrigerated biscuits, and pre-washed salad greens, it goes together with minimal fuss.

Chicken Biryani

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Inexpensive chicken thighs get paired with garam masala and ginger to deliver all the flavors of classic Indian carryout right to your skillet.

Orange Chicken and Couscous


The orange in this whole grain, protein-packed salad doesn't refer to a sugary Asian sauce, but to a summery citrus dressing.

Country Captain Chicken

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To make a healthy version of this classic chicken recipe from Georgia, we skinned the chicken and skipped the browning step.

Total: 1 hr

Touch-of-Gold Chicken-Rice Salad

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The peaches, orange dressing, and curried rice give this salad its golden touch.

Total: 35 mins

Rice with Chicken and Sour Cherries

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Sticky rice mixes well with the sweet-tart mixture of cherries and chicken in this easy main dish recipe

Ginger-Spiced Chicken

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These orange-juice marinated chicken breasts make for a quick low-calorie meal.

Reduced-Fat Paella

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This simplified version of the renown Spanish dish features chicken and shrimp. It's also lower in calories than a traditional paella.

Simple Chicken and Rice

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Chicken is lightly coated with a spiced tomato-mushroom blend for this skillet main dish recipe. Make the blend ahead of time to ease preparation.

Arroz con Pollo a la Mexicana

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Chicken and rice is a classic Mexican dinner option. Serve alongside a bowl of chips and salsa for a real fiesta.

Total: 45 mins
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