Lemon Cumin Chicken with Rice and Beans

Play
PlayPause
 
Ryan Goodwin avatar
Recipe video made by Ryan Published on 12/04/2019, viewed by 180
yield4 portionstotal time25m

This is my favorite chicken marinade. Pan fry and serve with rice and beans.

What you will need

1 tsp Dried Oregano

1 tsp Ground Cumin

1 tsp Garlic Powder

1 tsp Paprika

1 Lemon

14 oz. can Refried Beans

8 oz. Precooked Rice

6 oz. Queso Fresco

2 Tbsp Olive Oil

1 lb Chicken Thighs

1 Tsp Salt

(Nutritional facts 199 calories, 12.66 g fat, 10.96 g carbohydrates, 10.06 g protein, 38 mg cholesterol, 702 mg sodium)

How to cook

1

Play

2

Play

Gather ingredients.

3

Play
ouple of times you can eyeball it easily.

Place the oregano in a medium mixing bowl. After you make this marinade a couple of times you can eyeball it easily.

4

Play

Add the cumin.

5

Play

Add the garlic powder

6

Play

Add smoked paprika.

7

Play

Squeeze in the juice of 1 lemon.

8

Play
e to let it marinate overnight. But it's really fine if you want to cook the chicken right away.

Add the chicken and coat thoroughly in marinade. It's great if you have time to let it marinate overnight. But it's really fine if you want to cook the chicken right away.

9

Play

Warm up the refried beans however you see fit.

10

Play
and pop it in the microwave for 90 seconds. Alternatively, heat it up in a pan with a few tablespoons of water.

This pre-cooked rice is super easy to make. Just open the package slightly and pop it in the microwave for 90 seconds. Alternatively, heat it up in a pan with a few tablespoons of water.

11

Play

Crumble up some of that queso fresco.

12

Play
in the pan, skin-side down. Chicken spatters a lot when it cooks, but if you cover it, it tends to produce too much steam to get the skin to crisp up nicely. You have to ask yourself here, "do I want crispy skin or a mess to clean up?"

Heat some oil over medium-high in a nonstick pan. Place the chicken thighs in the pan, skin-side down. Chicken spatters a lot when it cooks, but if you cover it, it tends to produce too much steam to get the skin to crisp up nicely. You have to ask yourself here, "do I want crispy skin or a mess to clean up?"

13

Play

14

Play

Comments

Avatar placeholder