Arroz con Pollo (Spanish Rice with Chicken)

Easy, simple, and full of flavor. Just like Oma used to make =)

(4.6, 50) 96% would make again

1400 people marked it a Favorite, 1137 people marked it a Try

Yield: 4 Servings Ready in 50 minutes

Cuisine: Spanish   Main Ingredient: Chicken


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I seasoned the chicken before browning and added chorizo as well. Tasty meal.
Heatherferg , 2 years ago
Great!! Kid and adult friendly!
heidischraderhart , 2 years ago
This dish was pretty tasty! I altered it a bit. I seasoned the chicken with sazon and adobo before cooking it. Also, I didn't have any chicken parts so I used boneless skinless chicken breasts cut into 1" pieces. I added a pinch of red pepper flakes to give it a little kick. Very tastey!
jenniferoliveira , 2 years ago
Yes Crissy198, Sazón does make everything taste better, MSG usually does! I just don't ever use it due to the health risks =(
Firebyrd , 2 years ago
Very good but tasteless , I added a bit of Adobo and Sazon , It was Delicious :)
Crissy198 , 2 years ago
This has become one of my husbands favorites! I add a pinch of saffron during the simmer before I add the rice. It's definitely a good recipe. Thx!
Lady_KJW , 2 years ago
Very good, a little bland, but still tasty:) Made home made tortillas with it and it was a hit with my family. I will be making this again for sure.
jaimeekleppsdick , 2 years ago
Easy dinner recipe and tasted good
Caitynsmom , 2 years ago
Glad you liked it, NanMP! Don't make it in the rice cooker next time and it won't be dry...they tend to steam liquids, not really good if you like a saucier dish!
Firebyrd , 2 years ago
I made this recipe in the rice cooker. I sautéed the chicken,onion and garlic first. I also added a can of chopped green chiles. It was very tasty, but a bit dry.
NanMP , 2 years ago
Super easy and flavorful. I followed the recipe as is but it would be easy to revise this and add some of your personal favorite ingredients.
Andrea999 , 2 years ago
Saw this up the other day and gave it a whirl. Whoa! It was quick and good, too! The rice stuck together nice with the tomatoes and other seasonings, but everyone had 2nds so there was no leftovers, wah.
Babbitto , 3 years ago
Its amazing how such simple ingredients can figure in so significantly. Can't believe how easy this was to make and how good it was too! Natural, healthy, and delicious. Everyone liked it a lot, Thanks for listing it!
JRowler , 3 years ago
Fantastic dish! Thanks for the recipe.
Scotmac52 , 3 years ago
Will absolutely make again, this one's a winner! It made my apartment smell so good the ups man asked me what I was cooking up, family went for thirds!
MinnaPepina , 3 years ago
great meal in one plate. I really like this one because its so quick and simple even I can make it haha. I like making burritoes with the leftovers if there are any, but seldom there are
ThePuck , 3 years ago
I added some jalapeños and pinto beans toward the end. Super delicious! I didn't have any turmeric though so I substituted ground mustard and also added some cumin and paprika. Yummy!!!
yoleybabe , 3 years ago
It was simple and delicious . Thanks for posting.
Tashacorahan , 3 years ago
I really enjoyed the recipe. The only reason I didn't rate 5 stars is that it needed to be a little more specific.(add tomatoes but what kind crushed diced or whole?) I used diced & added paprika and extra turmeric. It was great thanks!
Alexx37 , 3 years ago
I added a can of green chili and also some chorizo. It was fantastic, great flavor! Will be making again.yummy!
Jesseray77 , 3 years ago
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