Rice and peas


Rice and peas
This is a very simple recipe that can made almost entirely with leftovers: chicken, rice and peas.
89,8724.2/5 for 26 ratings
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Last modified on: September 1st 2013

For 4 people, you will need:

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19 min.8 min.27 min.
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Stage 1 - 2 min.
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Bring a pan of salted water to the boil and tip in the peas. Cook them for just 2 minutes.

Stage 2 - 2 min.
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Drain and set aside.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
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Cut 200 g cooked chicken into small pieces.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
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Stage 5 - 1 min.
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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.
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Add the chicken and mix.

Stage 7 - 5 min.
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Add 3 tablespoons liquid cream and bring to the boil.

Stage 8 - 2 min.
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Add 200 g cooked rice and mix.

Stage 9 - 3 min.
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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

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,229 Kcal or 5,146 Kj52 gr44 gr95 gr
61 %20 %4 %14 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
172 Kcal or 720 Kj7 gr6 gr13 gr
9 %3 %1 %2 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
307 Kcal or 1,285 Kj13 gr11 gr24 gr
15 %5 %1 %4 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
PeasPeas: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Chicken breasts in a potato crust, Icelandic-style fish and vegetable pie, French-style peas, Eggs en Cocotte à la Française, New York style pasta, ... All
Cooked chickenCooked chicken: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Beans with tomatoes, Lemony chicken and radish salad, Potimarron (chestnut pumpkin) "au gratin", Crispy rolls with chicken and leek, Avocado, artichoke and chicken salad, ... All
Cooked riceCooked rice: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Tomato ladybirds, Comtoise stuffed tomatoes, Quick stuffed courgettes, Grilled fillet of salmon with corn salad cream, Rice and fresh spinach salad, ... All
Olive oilOlive oil: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Morel risotto with Vin Jaune and Mont d'Or, Carrot-top pesto, Koulibiak in pie dish, Vegetable clafoutis, Vegetable clafoutis, ... All

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