brazilian style chicken and rice pot

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by afr0bunny

this is a very flavorful and colorful dish....i always make it during exam week, or any other time when i want an effortless dinner

Top Review by AmbyDawn

This was a great recipe for an easy and different meal. I actually made this a long time ago and meant to rate it but forgot. My boyfriend doesn't care for the taste of it, but I can always eat the leftovers.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. season the chicken with kosher salt and fresh ground black pepper.
  2. heat oil in pot and brown the chicken.
  3. add garlic and orange zest, saute for about 30 seconds.
  4. add liquid and bring to boil.
  5. add rice, olive, and pimiento.
  6. return to boil.
  7. reduce head to medium-low, cover, and simmer until rice is cooked, about 30 minutes.
  8. garnish each serving with cilantro.

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