Asopao De Pollo - Caribbean Chicken and Rice

Recipe by Leahs Kitchen
READY IN: 1hr 25mins
YIELD: 1 chicken




  • Sear chicken pieces and diced onion in a deep 12" skillet or dutch oven. (You may have to use two pans if it doesn't fit in one; dividing the spices, broth, tomatoes etc between the two pans.).
  • Add broth, salt, oregano, coriander,blended tomatoes, onion, and garlic.
  • Heat to boiling; reduce heat.
  • Cover and simmer for 30 minutes.
  • Cook rice according to directions on bag, except add chicken broth where it calls for water.
  • While the rice is cooking add peas, green pepper, ham, olives, capers and 1 tablespoon of the caper liquid to chicken dish.
  • Cover and simmer the chicken dish until the rice is done.
  • Serve the chicken on top of the rice, pour the sauce over and sprinkle with parmesan.