Cilantro Chicken with Zucchini Spanish Rice
If you want to add more European recipes to your recipe box, Cilantro Chicken with Zucchini Spanish Rice might be a recipe you should try. This recipe serves 4. This recipe covers 23% of your daily requirements of vitamins and minerals. One portion of this dish contains around 30g of protein, 11g of fat, and a total of 376 calories. It works well as a budget friendly main course. If you have water, fiesta - rice, zucchini and/or squash, and a few other ingredients on hand, you can make it. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes approximately 43 minutes. If you like this recipe, you might also like recipes such as Spanish Rice with Cilantro, Spanish Chicken and Rice, and Spanish Chicken and Rice.
Combine 1/4 cup cilantro, 1 tablespoon olive oil and garlic in large bowl.
Add chicken and toss to coat. Cover and marinate in refrigerator 15 minutes. Blend sour cream and remaining 1 tablespoon cilantro in a small bowl; set aside.
Heat remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil in 2-quart saucepan over medium-high heat and cook zucchini, stirring occasionally, 4 minutes or until crisp-tender. Stir in water and Knorr® Fiesta Sides™ - Spanish Rice and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer covered 7 minutes or until rice is tender.
Remove from heat and let stand 2 minutes; stir.
Meanwhile, cook chicken in 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, 8 minutes or until chicken is thoroughly cooked. Arrange chicken next to zucchini rice on a serving platter.
Serve with sour cream mixture and garnish, if desired, with fresh cilantro sprigs, sliced lime wedges and hot pepper sauce.
Recommended wine: Tempranillo, Grenache, Albarino
Tempranillo, Grenache, and Albarino are great choices for Spanish. When pairing wine with Spanish dishes, why not follow the rule 'what grows together goes together'? We recommend albariño for white wine and garnachan and tempranillo for red. You could try Becker Vineyards Tempranillo. Reviewers quite like it with a 4.4 out of 5 star rating and a price of about 18 dollars per bottle.
Becker Vineyards Tempranillo