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Rice and peas

Rice and peas

This is a very simple recipe that can made almost entirely with leftovers: chicken, rice and peas.

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Last modified on: September 1st 2013

For 4 people, you will need:

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PreparationCookingStart to finish
19 min.8 min.27 min.
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1
2 min.
Rice and peas : Photo of step #1 Bring a pan of salted water to the boil and tip in the peas. Cook them for just 2 minutes.
Stage 2
2 min.
Rice and peas : Photo of step #2 Drain and set aside.
Stage 3
5 min.
Rice and peas : Photo of step #3 Cut 200 g cooked chicken into small pieces.
Stage 4
5 min.
Stage 5
1 min.
Rice and peas : Photo of step #5 Pour 3 tablespoons olive oil into a frying pan on medium heat.

Add the shallot, cook for 1 minute then salt and pepper.
Stage 6
2 min.
Rice and peas : Photo of step #6 Add the chicken and mix.
Stage 7
5 min.
Rice and peas : Photo of step #7 Add 3 tablespoons liquid cream and bring to the boil.
Stage 8
2 min.
Rice and peas : Photo of step #8 Add 200 g cooked rice and mix.
Stage 9
3 min.
Rice and peas : Photo of step #9 Lastly, add the peas and a few chopped fresh herbs.

Your dish is ready.

Remarks

The proportions in this recipe are mainly for guidance, so feel free to adapt it to whatever leftovers you have in the fridge and your own taste.

Nutritional information

% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories by day for a woman (change to a man).

How much will it cost?

For 4 people : 2.57 €
Per person : 0.64 €

Note : These prices are only approximate.

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Source: Home made.
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