Main Dishes

The Ultimate Cheesy Chicken Broccoli and Rice Bake

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It's taken me a long time to finally land the perfect chicken broccoli and rice bake. There are so many out there and this has the best of all of them mixed into one creamy, cheesy delicious dish. This is one meal that is guaranteed to have clean plates by the time my kids are done eating!

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2 tablespoons butter
1-2 heads of broccoli
1 1/4 cups long grain white rice
4 cups chicken broth
3/4 cups heavy cream
½ C half-and-half (or milk)
1 teaspoon salt
3 cups shredded extra-sharp cheddar cheese (divided)
1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
2 chicken breasts, cooked and shredded
¾ C bread crumbs
3 Tbs butter
Cook chicken in the crock pot on low for 5-6 hours then shred. Melt butter in a large pot over medium heat, add rice and cook, stirring constantly, until rice is translucent, about 1 minute. Stir in broth,...
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Nutritions

Calories
882

Sodium
1867mg
77% DV

Fat
37g
57% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
96g
32% DV

Fiber
8g
33% DV

A Spanish omelette is also known as tortilla de patatas in Spain where it is a tapa and it consists of just four ingredients plus seasoning. It is a Spanish classic dish for very good reasons. It is simple to make, it is nutritious and absolutely delicious. Oh, Spanish tapas!! Aren't these simply the best?



6 large eggs
1 large onion I used red organic
3 med potatoes sliced or cubed
2 tbsp olive oil
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp black pepper or some chilli flakes/cayenne pepper
6 tbsp parsley fresh -chopped (optional)
1 med red pepper (optional) added in this recipe
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1. Wash, peel and slice the potatoes, rinse them again and allow them to drain in a colander while you prepare other ingredients.
2. Peel, wash and shred the onion and add to the potatoes ready to be...
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Nutritions

Calories
113

Sodium
377mg
15% DV

Fat
7g
11% DV

Protein
6g
12% DV

Carbs
7g
2% DV

Fiber
2g
9% DV