Super Easy Paella

READY IN: 1hr 25mins
SERVES: 6-8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Chop the chicken into 1 inch chunks.
  • Salt, pepper and garlic powder the meat.
  • Brown in oil that has been heated in a large pot such as a Dutch Oven.
  • Remove chicken and add peppers, onion, garlic, and cook until soft (about 10 minutes).
  • Remove and put with chicken.
  • In the same pot, combine, the tomatoes (you may need to cut them depending on the brand) and the liquid with the broth and water.
  • Bring to a boil.
  • Add turmeric and paprika and stir in the rice.
  • Add the chicken and vegetables.
  • Cover tightly and reduce heat to simmer (low or med low).
  • Cook for 30-35 minutes or until all the liquid is absorbed.
  • Add shrimp and scallops be sure to PUSH THEM TO THE BOTTOM UNDER THE RICE.
  • Cook for 5-10 minutes uncovered or until the shrimp are pink.
  • You may add a can of peas which I don't but it is the traditional way.
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