Arroz con Pollo (Baked Chicken and Rice)

Recipe by PanNan
READY IN: 1hr 20mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Sprinkle chicken with salt and pepper.
  • In large oven proof skillet, heat oil over medium heat.
  • Add chicken, brown on all sides, turning as needed for about 20 minutes.
  • Remove chicken.
  • Add onion, green pepper, tomatoes, garlic and rice.
  • Saute 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until lightly browned.
  • Stir in broth, bay leaf, oregano, cayenne pepper and saffron.
  • Bring to a boil.
  • If skillet isn't oven proof or large enough, transfer to a 13 X 9 X 2 baking dish.
  • Arrange chicken on top.
  • Cover with lid or aluminum foil.
  • Bake in 375 oven for 25 minutes or until chicken and rice are both tender.
  • Add peas, and pimento or red peppers (if using) on top.
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