Cilantro Lime Chicken & Rice

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Savory chicken over a fluffy bed of rice with a zingy hit of citrus. Yum x10!


2 minutes

Prep time

10 minutes

Cook time

489 cal.

Per serving



Stovetop, Frying pan, Pot (small)


Rice (white, long-grain)

Step 1

Cook the rice according to the package instructions.


Step 2

Quarter the lime into wedges.

Cilantro (fresh)

Step 3

Rinse, dry & roughly chop the cilantro.

Rice (white, long-grain)

Step 4

Keep an eye on the rice & adjust the heat as needed!

Chicken breast
Coriander (ground)

Step 5

Pat dry the chicken with a paper towel. Season both sides with salt, pepper & coriander.

Chicken breast

Step 6

Heat a drizzle of oil in a pan over medium-high heat. Add the chicken. Cover & cook for 4-5 min on each side, until it's fully cooked.

Rice (white, long-grain)

Step 7

Fluff the cooked rice with a fork.

Chicken breast
Cilantro (fresh)
Rice (white, long-grain)

Step 8

Slice the chicken breast & serve over a bed of rice. Garnish with cilantro & lime juice. Enjoy!

Nutrition facts

Average estimated amount for one serving

Energy489 cal.
Fat10 g
Carbohydrates66 g
Protein39 g
Fiber4 g

On average, one serving of the recipe "Cilantro Lime Chicken & Rice" contains 489 Energy, 10 g of Fat, 66 g of Carbohydrates, 39 g of Protein, 4 g of Fiber.

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Cilantro Lime Chicken & Rice
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