Chicken Over Rice Recipe

Jump To Recipe
Avatar Author's default profile picture
Angel Modified: October 1, 2021
Chicken Over Rice Recipe

 

How To Make Chicken Over Rice

Enjoy a hearty plate of this chicken over rice dish, made of warm spiced chicken, creamy sauce, buttery rice, & lettuce, for a filling bite.

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 20 mins
Total: 30 mins
Serves:

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs chicken thighs, boneless, skinless
  • tsp garam massala
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 lemon
  • ½ onion, medium, diced, optional
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • ½ tsp dill, (1 small sprig)
  • 1 tsp turmeric
  • 2 tsp chicken bullion
  • ½ cup plain greek yogurt, or plain regular yogurt
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp vinegar
  • ¼ tsp garlic powder
  • basmati, or long grain white rice
  • 3 cups iceberg lettuce, or romaine lettuce, chopped

Instructions

  1. In a pot add turmeric, butter, and chicken bouillon to rice and prepare according to directions on bag.

  2. While the rice is cooking cut fat off chicken thighs and cut into bite-sized pieces, about ½-inch. Place into a bowl and season with garam masala, cumin, a pinch of salt, pepper, the juice of ½ a lemon. Mix together well.

  3. Heat a skillet over medium-high heat with a bit of olive oil. Once the skillet is hot add in the chicken. Cook for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. At the 5-minute mark add in the onions, if desired.

  4. While the chicken is cooking make the white sauce. Combine the mayo, yogurt, vinegar, 1 pinch of salt, garlic powder, 1 pinch of pepper, juice of the remaining lemon, and dill in a small bowl and whisk together. It should be a somewhat thick yet runny and smooth consistency.

  5. Plate with the rice first, chicken over top, lettuce on the side, and white sauce all over. Add hot sauce too, if desired.

  6. Serve and enjoy.

Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Related Recipes

Pan-Fry & Skillet

Over Medium Eggs

These over medium eggs strike the perfect balance between firm…
Total 10 mins
Comments

Leave a comment

Replying to