How To Make Chicken Fiesta At Home

Chicken Fiesta

Chicken Fiesta is one of my favorite chicken recipes. The reason why it is my favorite recipe is that it is easy to make. It is also very healthy as it contains chicken and vegetables.

This chicken fiesta is a delight for the tastebuds as it combines many fresh ingredients like chicken breast, onion, tomatoes, corn, beans, rice, chilies, and many others to make a perfect chicken dish.

To make a chicken fiesta, season the chicken with salt and pepper. Heat oil in a pan and cook the chicken in it. Then, heat oil in another pan and cook onions and red bell peppers in it. Add seasoning, spices, and broth to it. Cover it with a lid and cook for some time. Then, add the cooked chicken and cook it for some time. Garnish it with cilantro and serve.

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Chicken Fiesta recipe

Chicken Fiesta Recipe

Chicken Fiesta is one of my favorite chicken recipes. The reason why it is my favorite recipe is that it is easy to make. It is also very healthy as it contains chicken and vegetables.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 2
Calories 579 kcal

Equipment

  • Large Skillet
  • Pan

Ingredients
  

  • 2 Chicken Breast (cut into 1-inch cubes)
  • ½ cup Onion
  • 1 Red Bell Pepper (chopped)
  • 15 ounces Tomatoes (diced)
  • 4 ounces Green Chilies (diced)
  • 15 ounces Whole Kernel Corn
  • 15 ounces Black Beans
  • 1 cup Long-Grain White Rice
  • ¼ cup Cilantro (chopped)
  • 2 tablespoons Olive Oil
  • 1 ½ cups Chicken Broth
  • 1 envelope Taco Seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon Dried Ground Cumin
  • Salt (for taste)
  • Black Pepper (for taste)

Instructions
 

  • Take the chicken in a bowl and season it with salt and pepper.
  • Heat oil in a large skillet and put the seasoned chicken pieces in it. Cook it for about 10 minutes.
  • Put the cooked chicken pieces on a plate separately. Cover the pieces with foil and set it aside.
  • In another pan, heat some oil and add onions and red bell pepper to it. Cook the for 5 minutes.
  • Then, add chicken broth to it and stir continuously for around 5 minutes,
  • Now, add ¼ tsp salt, ¼ tsp black pepper, taco seasoning, cumin, tomatoes, corn, chilies, rice and black beans to it. Cook it for about 15 minutes with a lid.
  • After that, remove the lid and add the seasoned chicken pieces to it.
  • Cook it for about 10 minutes until the rice and chicken is cooked perfectly.
  • Sprinkle cilantro over it and serve!

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Nutrition

Calories: 579kcalCarbohydrates: 80gProtein: 38gFat: 12gCholesterol: 72mgSodium: 1039mgPotassium: 800mgFiber: 11gSugar: 11gCalcium: 33mg
Keyword Chicken Fiesta, Mexican, Mexican cuisine
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