Mexican Chicken & Rice Bowls
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Mexican Chicken & Rice Bowls

Mexican Chicken & Rice Bowls

with Salsa Fresca & Lime Sour Cream

The beauty of a bowl-style dinner is the DIY element. This meal begins with aromatic yellow rice and Southwest-spiced chicken, all jazzed up with homemade salsa and a limey crema. When ready to build your bowl, feel free to go crazy with assembly. Crema on bottom! Rice on top of chicken! Hot sauce on everything!!

Calorie Smart

Produced in a facility that processes eggs, milk, fish, peanuts, sesame, shellfish, soy, tree nuts, and wheat.

Total Time20 minutes
Prep Time5 minutes


serving amount

1 unit

Chicken Stock Concentrate

1 teaspoon


½ cup

Jasmine Rice

1 unit

Long Green Pepper

1 unit

Roma Tomato

2 unit


1 unit


1 tablespoon

Southwest Spice Blend

10 ounce

Chicken Breast Strips

4 tablespoon

Sour Cream

(Contains Milk)

1 teaspoon

Hot Sauce

Not included in your delivery

4 teaspoon

Vegetable Oil

2 tablespoon


(Contains Milk)




Nutrition Values

/ per serving
Calories690 kcal
Fat36 g
Saturated Fat14 g
Carbohydrate61 g
Sugar7 g
Dietary Fiber3 g
Protein33 g
Cholesterol150 mg
Sodium420 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.


Small pot
Large Pan
Paper Towel
Small Bowl


Cook Rice

• In a small pot, combine stock concentrate, ¼ tsp turmeric (½ tsp for 4 servings), and ¾ cup water (1½ cups for 4). (Be sure to measure the turmeric—we sent more.) Bring to a boil, then stir in rice and a pinch of salt. Cover and reduce to a low simmer. Cook until rice is tender, 15-18 minutes. • Keep covered off heat until ready to serve.


• While rice cooks, wash and dry all produce. • Halve, core, and thinly slice green pepper into strips. Dice tomato. Trim and thinly slice scallions. Zest and quarter lime.

Cook Green Pepper

• Heat a large drizzle of oil in a large pan over medium-high heat. Add green pepper; season with half the Southwest Spice (you’ll use the rest in the next step), salt, and pepper. Cook, stirring, until slightly softened, 2-3 minutes.

Cook Chicken

• Meanwhile, pat chicken* dry with paper towels; season with remaining Southwest Spice, salt, and pepper. • Once green pepper is slightly softened, add chicken and another large drizzle of oil to pan. Cook, stirring occasionally, until chicken is cooked through and green pepper is caramelized, 4-6 minutes. • Stir in 1 TBSP butter (2 TBSP for 4 servings) until melted. Turn off heat.

Make Salsa and Lime Sour Cream

• While chicken cooks, in a small bowl, combine tomato, scallions, a squeeze of lime juice, salt, and pepper. • In a separate small bowl, combine sour cream, lime zest, a squeeze of lime juice, salt, and pepper.

Finish and Serve

• Fluff rice with a fork; stir in 1 TBSP butter (2 TBSP for 4 servings). Season with salt and pepper. • Divide rice between bowls and top with chicken mixture, salsa, and lime sour cream. Drizzle with hot sauce to taste. Serve with remaining lime wedges on the side.