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Chicken Paella

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This tasty Chicken Paella is too tasty to resist. This is a wonderful chicken and rice preparation that adds to the richness and visual appeal of your party spread! You can stop searching for an apt dish for your party is the perfect Chicken Paella recipe for a successful party!
  Cooking oil 1 Tablespoon
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Onion 1 Small, chopped
  Long grain rice 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Chicken bouillon 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Frozen mixed vegetables 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Boneless frozen cod steaks 1⁄2 Pound, Defrosted
  Canned tuna fish 3 1⁄2 Ounce, drained (1 Can)
  Tomatoes 4 , skinned and roughly chopped
  Chopped cooked chicken 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Meat)
  Saffron 1 Pinch (For Garnish)
  Pimento olives 4 , halves (For Garnish)

1 Put the oil and butter .into a 1.75 litre/3 pint (7 1/2 cup) bowl and microwave on full power for 1 minute.
2 Add the onion and rice and stir well. Microwave on full power for 2 minutes.
3 Add boiling stock (bouillon), stir well, and season with pepper. Cover with plastic wrap, and pierce.
4 Microwave on full power for 10-13 minutes. Stir and set aside, covered.
5 To prepare the frozen vegetables: put the packet on a plate, snip a corner of the packet, microwave on full power for 4 minutes; then drain.
6 To cook the cod steaks: place the packet on a plate, snip the corner and microwave on full power for 3 minutes. Drain and chop roughly.
7 Put the rice mixture into a serving dish. Add the tuna fish, cod, tomatoes, chicken, saffron and also the mixed vegetables. Toss to mix.
8 Garnish with the pimento olives. Cover with plastic wrap and pierce.
9 Microwave on full power for 5 minutes to reheat. Serve immediately with green salad and crusty French bread.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish
Rice, Chicken

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3909 Calories from Fat 637

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 71 g109.6%

Saturated Fat 22.4 g112.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 100.4 mg33.5%

Sodium 2649.3 mg110.4%

Total Carbohydrates 619 g206.4%

Dietary Fiber 14.3 g57.1%

Sugars 29.6 g

Protein 185 g370.6%

Vitamin A 251.4% Vitamin C 148.5%

Calcium 21.9% Iron 63.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Chicken Paella Recipe