Main Dishes

Skillet Chicken Con Queso

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SKILLET CHICKEN CON QUESO is the ultimate one pot meal! Cheesy rice loaded with cilantro, pico de gallo, green chiles, and cream topped with taco spiced chicken.

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• 1 tablespoon olive oil
• 3 large boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into cubes
• 1 packet Old El Paso Taco seasoning
• 1 ½ tablespoons water
• 1 cup half and half or heavy cream
• 2 cups instant white rice
• 1 cup premade queso blanco (white queso from the store) (I really like Gordo’s brand), melted
• 1 cup restaurant style salsa (thin salsa)
• 1/4 fresh cilantro, plus more for garnish
• 1 small can Old El Paso Green Chiles
• ½ cup pico de gallo or chopped tomatoes
• 1 cup Mexican blend cheese
1. Heat the chicken cubes and olive oil in a large skillet over medium/high heat. 2. Sprinkle chicken with the taco seasoning, turning to make sure both sides are coated. Add in the 1 ½ tablespoons water to...
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Nutritions

Calories
1057

Sodium
936mg
39% DV

Fat
25g
39% DV

Protein
37g
75% DV

Carbs
177g
60% DV

Fiber
20g
82% DV