30-Minute One Pot Cheesy Chicken Taco Rice
30-Minute One Pot Cheesy Chicken Taco Rice is a must have recipe – the rich, full bodied flavours and cheesy rice with chicken is a deeply satisfying dish. I used basmati rice for this recipe because it has the best texture, but any long grain rice will work well in this one pot meal.
♥ What makes this cheesy chicken taco rice so delicious?
Everything in this chicken dinner dish has so much flavour. The rice is infused with onions, garlic, chilli pepper, oregano and cumin. The veggies such as bell peppers and tomatoes keep the rice moist and add more flavour. However, the key ingredient is the cheese, it makes everything rich and creamy. The fresh cilantro which is added at the end, adds freshness and an exceptional zing to this one pot chicken taco rice.
This colourful and flavourful dish is wonderful served alongside a light salad. Or, you can enjoy it as an entrée with added toppings such as chopped tomatoes, green onions, thinly sliced lettuce, sour cream, fresh cilantro and extra cheese. This is a delicious weeknight comforting meal made in 30 minutes not to be missed. Cheesy chicken taco rice is a gluten-free meal that your entire family will love!
Need more quick and easy meals for your family? Check out our selection of most popular easy gluten-free meals
*As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases. Please check out my sponsorship and disclosure policy page for more details
Leave a Comment
Add a Rating
Grain-Free Beef Burrito Casserole
Now here is a burrito that will impress those who love Mexican food. Imagine a burrito without rice and tortilla. In this grain-free beef burrito casserole, the flavours come from deliciously spiced beef, beans, cauliflower rice and cheese. Instead of using tortillas the burrito filling is layered between red chard leaves and topped with sauce […] Read More
One-Skillet Vegetarian Burrito – Gluten-Free
This gluten-free, vegetarian burrito has all the delicious ingredients of a burrito but without the tortilla. This Mexican dish is made with black beans, tomatoes, bell peppers, rice, cheese, and plenty of cilantro. For the spices, I used the traditional chili powder, cumin and garlic. To serve, you can add salsa, fresh cilantro and or […] Read More
Spanish Rice Recipe – (vegan, gluten-free)
I discovered this Spanish rice recipe while I was travelling in Spain. Honestly, all I need is this Spanish rice and nothing else, it is that good! Rice is one of those gluten-free grains that you can flavour with just about anything, and make it extra flavourful! In this Spanish rice dish I […] Read More