SOUTHWEST CHICKEN SKILLET

 

  • Cooking Time: 15-20
  • Servings: 4
  • Preparation Time:

Ingredients

  • 12 ounces of boneless, skinless chicken breast halves
  • 1 tablespoon of cooking oil
  • 1 - 15 ounce jar of salsa
  • 3/4 cup of chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup of chopped green sweet pepper
  • 1/4 cup of sliced pitted ripe olives (optional)
  • 1 cup of quick cooking rice
  • 1/2 cup of shredded cheddar of Monterey Jack cheese
  • 2 ounces green sweet pepper strips (optional)

Directions

  • Rinse the chicken, pat dry with paper towels. Cut the chicken into 1-inch strips.
  • In a large skillet cook and stir the chicken in hot oil over medium heat for 2 to 3 minutes or until tender and no longer pink.
  • Stir in the salsa, chicken broth, chopped green pepper and if desired olives. Bring to boiling.
  • Stir in the rice. Remove from the heat. Sprinkle with cheese. Cover and let it stand for about 5 minutes or until the rice is tender. If desired, garnish with green pepper strips.

Notes

Categories: Dinner  Main Dish  Poultry  Southwestern US  Stove 

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