Plain.Recipes

Chicken With Rice(Arroz Con Pollo)

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=230236

Ingredients

  1. 1 (2 1/2 lb.) ready to cook chicken, cut up
  2. 2 chopped cloves garlic
  3. 2 tsp. salt
  4. 1 chopped green pepper
  5. 1 Tbsp. onion
  6. 1/4 c. olives
  7. 1 Tbsp. achiote coloring or Bijol
  8. 2 c. water or broth
  9. 1 c. peas
  10. 1/2 tsp. oregano
  11. 2 chopped tomatoes
  12. 1 chopped onion
  13. 1 Tbsp. capers
  14. 1 lb. rice
  15. 4 pimentos
  16. 1 can tomato sauce

Directions

  1. Mix salt, garlic, oregano, tomato sauce, tomatoes, peppers, onion, achiote, olives and capers.
  2. Add the chicken and cook for a few minutes.
  3. Add the rice and water.
  4. Stir and cook until the water has been absorbed, then cover until the rice is done.
  5. Serve hot.
  6. Garnish with strips of pimentos and peas.