Cilantro Lime Chicken & Rice

90 reviews

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

Very easy

2 minutes

Prep time

10 minutes

Cook time

489 cal.

Per serving



Stovetop, Frying pan, Pot (small)


White rice (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.

White rice (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.

White rice (long grain)

Step 7

Fluff the cooked rice with a fork.

Chicken breast
Cilantro (fresh)
White rice (long grain)

Step 8

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

Personal notes

Add your own flavor!

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Nutrition facts

Average estimated amount for one serving

Energy489 cal.
Fat10 g
Carbohydrates66 g
Protein39 g
Fiber4 g

Values are based on an average estimate for one serving. All nutrition information presented on Jow is intended for informational purposes only. If you have any concerns or questions about your health, please consult with a health-care professional.

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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