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Chicken and Chorizo Sausage Paella

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  Olive oil 3 Tablespoon
  Onion 1 Large, finely chopped
  Garlic 4 Clove (20 gm), peeled and finely chopped
  Red pepper 1 , finely diced
  Yellow pepper 1 , finely diced
  Skinless chicken breasts 3 , cut into 1 dice
  Chorizo sausage 1 , thickly sliced
  Powdered saffron/Saffron strands 1 Teaspoon
  Chicken stock 1 1⁄2 Liter
  Paella rice 500 Gram
  Frozen peas 225 Gram
  Mussels 220 Gram, in the shell & cleaned
  Raw prawns 16
  Chopped parsley 1 Tablespoon (For Garnishing)
  Lemon wedges 5 (For Garnishing)

Over a medium heat the olive oil in a large frying pan or paella pan.
Add the onions and garlic and cook without colour until soft (approx 4-6 minutes)
Add the pepper and cook for a further 2 minutes.
Add the chorizo sausage and cook for a further 2 minutes.
Add the chicken and fry for a further 6-8 minutes, occasionally stirring.
Add the paella rice and cook for 1 minute.
Add the white wine and allow to evaporate until you have 1-2 tablespoons left.
Stir in the saffron and enough chicken stock to cover the rice
Simmer uncovered for approx 15 minutes until the meat is cooked through and the rice is 3/4's cooked. Add more stock if nessacary.
If all the stock is absorbed before the meat is cooked through, add a little more.
Add the prawns, peas and mussels and stir. Cook for a further 6-8 minutes until the mussels are opened and the prawns are cooked through. Discard any mussels that do not open.
Sprinkle with the chopped parsley and serve with lemon wedges.
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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1155 Calories from Fat 244

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 27 g41.6%

Saturated Fat 6.5 g32.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 446.2 mg148.7%

Sodium 1614.7 mg67.3%

Total Carbohydrates 135 g45.1%

Dietary Fiber 7.2 g29%

Sugars 13.2 g

Protein 92 g184%

Vitamin A 53.3% Vitamin C 225.1%

Calcium 9.6% Iron 31.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chicken And Chorizo Sausage Paella Recipe Video