Chipotle Cashew Chicken With Brown Rice

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by L-Burden

This is a 30 minute meal by Rachael Ray...and it's delicious! It's spicy, but you can control the heat. Just alter the amount of chipotle in adobo that you use. It's a GREAT combination of sweet and spicy all at once.

Top Review by Karabea

I made this recipe after watching RR make it on her show, and it looked so good! It was delicious The only thing I did not like was the rice...following these instructions, my rice came out mushy. Not sure if I did something wrong or not, but I would definitely make the chicken part again...delicious!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a medium pot over medium heat combine 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil, and 1 Tbsp butter.
  2. When butter melts, add chopped onion. Cook 2 minutes.
  3. Add rice and cook 3 minutes more.
  4. Add stock and cover the pot. Raise heat and bring stock to rapid boil.
  5. Once stock boils, reduce heat to low and cook stirring occasionally, until rice is tender, 17-18 minute.
  6. While rice cooks, make the chicken.
  7. Heat large skillet over high heat.
  8. Add vegetable oil, then chicken.
  9. Season chicken with grill seasoning.
  10. Brown chicken on both sides, season with soy sauce, then move off to one side of the pan.
  11. Add the remaining onions, garlic, and peppers.
  12. Cook 3 minutes then add water chestnuts and green peas. Mix veggies and meat together.
  13. Add the chipotles in adobo and cumin.
  14. Toss to coat.
  15. Glaze the mixture with honey and maple syrup, and turn off the heat.
  16. Add in the cilantro and cashew nuts.
  17. Top rice with cashew chicken and serve.

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