We have chicken fried rice, chicken risotto, chicken and rice soups, chicken jambalaya, authentic arroz con pollo and chicken biryani, just to name a few.
Chicken and bacon are a match made in heaven, and the sweet taste of pumpkin really makes this dish come together nicely. The trick with risotto is to have all your ingredients prepared and ready, because you need to stir continuously from start to finish.
This is a traditional South African biryani, which you might like to try as an alternative to what's common here. Don't be daunted by the list of ingredients, because the end result is a richly flavoured centrepiece.
I just invented this chicken and rice dish one night and it has become a favourite!! Chicken, bacon, mushrooms and rice are mixed with a lovely creamy white wine sauce flavoured with mustard. You can leave out the bacon and it'll still be delish!
This is a hearty chicken dish, which is quick and easy to make. Chicken is baked with tomatoes, chilli and rice. It's really that simple. Enjoy during the cold winter months.
A quick and easy dish! Can also be made with pasta - both are really tasty. This is a great way to use up leftover rice if you don't have the quick pre-steamed wok rice to hand, and you can adjust the seasonings to taste - add additional veg, if desired.
This is a very quick and easy meal that was passed down to me from my mum, who claims she invented it (I'm not sure that I believe her though). Done in a matter of minutes, great for last minute dinner parties! Guests will enjoy the variety of taste in this meal.
The HomeCooker makes this Spanish classic easy enough for a midweek supper. Try using turkey breast or lean diced pork instead of chicken.
This Portuguese dish is a meal in itself, with chicken, ham, sausage, veg and rice cooked all together in the HomeCooker.
A tasty chicken and rice dish that is easy to cook using Pure Basmati rice, which enhances and complements the fragrant flavours of this dish.
Lots of flavours and juicy tenderness in this chicken breast dish flavoured with black bean sauce and sun blush tomatoes.
It still amazes me how creamy and filling a risotto is when it has no creamy ingredients in it whatsoever! Risottos are so much easier to make than I assumed as well; this dish will definitely impress!
I came across this recipe when I was around 10 years old. My mother's best friend is Portuguese and when she used to look after me I used to eat all of these unusually wonderful and tasty meals. This is the main reason why I still visit her!
I don't actually know if it's 100% Portuguese, but I fail to find another exact recipe. This is very simple, but you can't turn your back away from this recipe.
A great recipe to use up leftover rice and chicken. Just reheat in a delicious tomato sauce with green pepper and garlic.
Delicious, simple and quick recipe for all the family! Serve these chicken chunks in BBQ sauce with rice as suggested, or with oven-baked chips.
This is a kosher dish and can be consumed during Passover. Chicken meatballs and chicken stock are simmered together with white rice, to create this wonderfully hearty soup.
A delicious and hearty Cambodian soup recipe. Chicken is simmered with pineapple and rice, in a red curry coconut stock. Perfect for a substantial lunch or dinner.
The perfect soup for a cold winter's day. This soup is creamy, with chunks of chicken and broccoli suspended in cheesy goodness. Serve with crusty fresh bread.
A delicious and hearty chicken soup. Onion, celery, rice and chicken are simmered together in a creamy chicken stock. Serve for lunch or dinner. This soup is especially good served on a winter's day.
A super-easy recipe, using leftover chicken and rice. It's hearty and delicious. Cooked wild rice is simmered with cooked chicken breasts, shallots, mushrooms, celery and single cream.
This is a delicious chicken soup. Chicken, red onion, rice vermicelli, spring onions and pak choi are simmered together in a chicken stock. Serve with crusty fresh bread.