This One Pot Chicken and Rice recipe is easy to make, easy to clean up, and easy to eat with it’s delicious chicken breasts paired with creamy rice. This is a comforting and hearty meal for your next family dinner.
2lbboneless skinless chicken breast cut into 1-inch pieces
5cupshot chicken broth
2cupriceJasmine would work best but I used Basmati which was delicious
¼cupfresh Italian parsley finely chopped
Place heavy soup pot on stove and turn to medium heat. Add olive oil and butter. Once butter is melted, add grated carrots, diced onion, minced garlic and 1 tsp salt. Sautee until tender, about 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Add chicken to pot. Sprinkle with 1 tsp salt and 1⁄2 tsp pepper. Stir occasionally so that chicken browns on all sides, about 8-10 minutes.
Turn heat to high and add 1 cup white wine. Cook until most of the wine has evaporated stirring occasionally.
Add hot chicken broth. Stir in rice. Bring to a boil, cover pot and reduce heat to low until the rice is fully cooked (about 15-20 minutes)
Turn off heat. Add chopped parsley and 1⁄2 cup parmesan cheese. Keep covered to remain warm if you are not serving right away.