How To Make Chicken Bowl At Home

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Sahiba Sharma
Sahiba is a long time food lover. She has a soft spot for cuisines in her heart. Although she loves to cook with her mother, she is also a nutritionist. This means that she knows the science behind the food; what is good and bad in each ingredient. With her experience in cooking and nutritional education, she is a great resource to tell us about food and recipes.

A chicken bowl is a hearty bowl of ingredients loaded with flavours and nutrition. It has a lot of vegetables, rice and chicken. It fills your gut and is really healthy. It is also not that hard to make.

I love to have a meal that’s both healthy and hearty. One day, when I was looking for such a recipe, I came across the recipe for this chicken bowl. It seemed delicious and had great ingredients like vegetables, chicken, and rice. It was aesthetically pleasing as well as delicious. I loved every bite of it. I advise anyone who likes to eat healthy to try it.

To make the chicken bowl, marinate and cook the chicken. Then, cook the peppers. Cook the rice and mix chicken broth, garlic, lime juice and cilantro in it. Combine all the dressing ingredients in a bowl. Now, in a serving bowl, add rice, beans, corn, lettuce and onion. Top with avocado and pour the dressing all over the ingredients. The chicken bowl is ready!

This was just a snippet of the recipe. Find the complete recipe below. But before going to the full recipe, let’s check out some other healthy salads as well.

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2. Orecchiette With Sausage And BroccoliIf you want to give a unique twist to your regular pasta, you should try the Orecchiette pasta with sausage and broccoli. It is both healthy and delicious.

3. Coleslaw DressingIf you like to make salads and home and don’t like store-bought dressings then, this coleslaw dressing recipe is for you. You can easily make it and save it for future use.

4. Tarragon Chicken SaladTarragon chicken salad is an easy-to-make delicious salad. It has a creamy mayonnaise dressing and the chicken is tender. It is really easy to make and is high in protein.

Chicken Bowl Recipe

Chicken Bowl Recipe

A chicken bowl is a hearty bowl of ingredients loaded with flavors and nutrition. It has a lot of vegetables, rice and chicken. It fills your gut and is really healthy. It is also not that hard to make.
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Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Perky Salads
Cuisine American
Servings 2 people
Calories 450 kcal

Equipment

  • Large Bowl
  • Pan
  • Pot
  • Bowl

Ingredients
  

For Chicken and Peppers

  • 500 g Chicken
  • 2 Bell Peppers
  • 2 tbsp Lime Juice
  • 1 tbsp Oil
  • 1 Garlic Clove Minced
  • 1 tsp Ground Chilli
  • 1 tsp Ground Cumin
  • 1 tbsp Salt
  • 1 tbsp Chopped Cilantro

For The Rice

  • ½ cup White Rice
  • 1 cup Chicken Broth
  • 1 Garlic Clove Minced
  • 2 tbsp Lime Juice
  • 3 tbsp Chopped Cilantro

For Bowl

  • 5 cups Romaine Lettuce Leaves
  • 7 ounces Black Beans
  • 7 ounces Corn
  • ½ Chopped Onion
  • 1 Chopped Avocado

For Dressing

  • 2 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 3 tbsp Lime Juice
  • 1 tbsp Chopped Cilantro
  • 1 Crushed Garlic Cloves
  • ½ tsp Brown Sugar
  • ¼ tsp Ground Cumin
  • ½ tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Red Pepper Flakes

Instructions
 

For Chicken Bowl

  • In a large bowl, add lime juice, oil, garlic, cumin, salt, chili, and cilantro. Apply this mixture properly on the chicken thighs. Marinate it for 30 minutes.
  • In a pan, over medium heat, add olive oil and sear the chicken from both sides until it turns golden, for about 10 minutes.
  • When the chicken is cooked, wrap it in the foil and set it aside to rest.
  • In the skillet, drizzle some oil, add peppers and cook until charred. Add salt and pepper to season.

For Rice

  • In a pot, over high heat, add rice, chicken stock, and garlic. Mix them properly and boil with the lid on until rice cooks.
  • Mix the cooked rice with lime juice, cilantro, salt, and pepper.

For Dressing and Assembling

  • In a bowl, mix all the dressing ingredients.
  • In another bowl, add the rice, lettuce, beans, corn, onion and peppers with chicken strips. Top with the chopped avocado and then, pour the dressing over all the ingredients.

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Nutrition

Calories: 450kcalCarbohydrates: 47gProtein: 12gFat: 17gCholesterol: 2mgSodium: 468mgPotassium: 248mg
Keyword American, Chicken Bowl, Salads
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