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Quick and Easy Spanish Chicken

Quick and Easy Spanish Chicken

With Bell Peppers and Yellow Rice

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We’re helping you get one big step closer to slow-cooked perfection with our ready-to-heat pulled chicken. We’ve already taken care of making the meat fork-tender; you’ve just got to warm it up with some spices for extra flavor. You’ll be serving it with savory yellow rice and juicy sautéed bell pepper, which add lots of hearty, Spanish-style charm.

Tags:Spicy
Allergens:Milk

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

Preparation Time35 minutes
Cooking difficultyLevel 1
Ingredients

serving 4 people

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serving 4 people

4 clove

Garlic

3 unit

Chicken Stock Concentrate

1 teaspoon

Ground Turmeric

1 cup

Jasmine Rice

2 unit

Bell Pepper

4 unit

Scallions

16 ounce

Pulled Chicken

2 teaspoon

Cumin

3 ounce

Tomato Paste

1 teaspoon

Hot Smoked Paprika

1 unit

Lemon

Not included in your delivery

1 tablespoon

Vegetable Oil

2 tablespoon

Butter

(ContainsMilk)

Salt

Pepper

Nutrition Values/ per serving
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/ per serving
Energy (kJ)2218 kJ
Calories530 kcal
Fat17 g
Saturated Fat6 g
Carbohydrate59 g
Sugar8 g
Dietary Fiber4 g
Protein35 g
Cholesterol120 mg
Sodium560 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.
Utensils
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Medium Pot
Large Pan
Instructionsarrow up iconarrow up icon
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Cook Aromatics
Cook Aromatics
1

Wash and dry all produce. Mince or grate garlic. Heat a drizzle of oil in a medium pot over medium-high heat. Add half the garlic and cook until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Add 1¾ cups water, 1 stock concentrate, turmeric, and a large pinch of salt. Bring to a boil.

Add Rice and Prep
Add Rice and Prep
2

Once mixture in pot boils, add rice and stir once. Cover pot and lower heat to a gentle simmer. Cook until tender, 15-20 minutes. Keep covered off heat. Meanwhile, core and deseed bell peppers, then cut into thin strips. Trim, then thinly slice scallions, separating greens and whites. Quarter lemon.

Cook Bell Peppers
Cook Bell Peppers
3

Heat a drizzle of oil in a large pan over medium-high heat. Add bell peppers and cook, tossing, until just softened and starting to char, 4-5 minutes. Season with salt and pepper. Transfer slices to a bowl or plate and set aside.

Warm Chicken
Warm Chicken
4

Tear chicken into bite-sized pieces. Heat a drizzle of oil in same pan over medium-high heat. Add scallion whites and remaining garlic. Cook until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Toss in chicken and cumin. Cook until warmed through, 1-2 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.

Cook Sauce
Cook Sauce
5

Stir tomato paste into pan with chicken. Cook, stirring, for 1 minute. Add 1½ cups water, remaining stock concentrates, and hot smoked paprika. Bring to a simmer and let bubble, stirring occasionally, until liquid has reduced to a thick, saucy consistency. Stir in bell peppers and a squeeze of lemon juice. Season with plenty of salt and pepper.

Finish and Serve
Finish and Serve
6

Fluff rice with a fork and stir in 2 TBSP butter. Season with salt and pepper. Divide between plates and top with chicken mixture. Garnish with scallion greens. Serve with remaining lemon quarters on the side for squeezing over.