BetterButter App

Recipes, Food Community & Kitchenwares


For uploading your recipes please DOWNLOAD THE APP

Home / Recipes / Cilantro Lime Chicken and Rice

Photo of Cilantro Lime Chicken and Rice by Shalini R at BetterButter

Cilantro Lime Chicken and Rice

Shalini R
0 minutes
Prep Time
20 minutes
Cook Time
2 People
Read Instructions Save For Later

ABOUT Cilantro Lime Chicken and Rice RECIPE

Easy one-pot dish with the goodness of chicken and rice

Recipe Tags

  • Non-veg
  • Easy
  • Bachelors
  • Thai
  • Stir fry
  • Main Dish
  • Egg Free

Ingredients Serving: 2

  1. 1 ½ cups of Cooked White rice
  2. 1 medium-sized onion, finely chopped
  3. 6 cloves of Garlic, minced/finely chopped
  4. 1 tsp of cumin powder
  5. 1 tsp of Chili Powder
  6. 150gms of Boneless chicken, cut into bite size pieces
  7. 3 Tbsp of Vegetable oil
  8. ½ cup of chicken Stock
  9. Zest of ½ lime and lime Wedges
  10. ½ cup of Cilantro, chopped
  11. Salt and pepper to taste


  1. In a bowl, mix together the chicken chunks with cumin powder, 1/2 of the chopped garlic, chili powder, salt and pepper. Set aside.
  2. Heat oil in a large skillet and add the marinated chicken. Cook for a few minutes, stirring in between.
  3. Add onion and remaining garlic and saute until the onions become translucent, say 7 mins.
  4. Add chicken stock and cook down so that it is reduced by half.
  5. Add the rice and and mix well. a good stir and season with salt and pepper to taste.
  6. Add lime zest and cilantro and stir it in. Squeeze a little lime juice over the top when ready to serve.

Reviews (1)  

How would you rate this recipe? Please add a star rating before submitting your review.

Submit Review
Preeti Gurung
Preeti Gurung   Feb-02-2017

Lovely one pot dish!

Similar Recipes

A password link has been sent to your mail. Please check your mail.