Greek Chicken with Rice

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Greek Chicken and Rice

Greek Chicken and Rice

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1 medium red bell pepper, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano leaves, crushed
  • 1 clove garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 bag (10 oz.) baby spinach leaves
  • 2 1/4 cups water
  • 1 package Knorr® Sides Plus™ Veggies – Roasted Chicken Rice with Harvest Vegetables
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup crumbled reduced fat feta cheese (optional)

Preparation

  1. Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium-high heat and cook chicken, stirring occasionally, 5 minutes or until chicken is thoroughly cooked. Remove chicken and keep warm.
  2. Add remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil to same skillet and cook onion, red pepper and oregano over medium heat, stirring occasionally, 4 minutes or until vegetables are tender.
  3. Add garlic and cook 1 minute. Add spinach; toss to coat. Cover and cook about 2 minutes, until spinach is partially wilted, stirring occasionally.
  4. Stir in water and Knorr® Sides Plus™ Veggies – Roasted Chicken Rice with Harvest Vegetables. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low and cook covered 10 minutes or until rice is tender.
  5. Stir in chicken and lemon juice.
  6. Sprinkle with cheese.
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