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Paella

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Ingredients
  Broiler fryer 3 Pound, cut up
  Onion 1 Small, peeled and sliced
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Regular rice 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), uncooked
  Instant minced onion 2 Tablespoon
  Crushed saffron 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  French salad dressing mix 1 Ounce (1 Envelope)
  Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon
  Cider vinegar 1 Tablespoon (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Romaine head 1⁄2 , separated into leaves
  Canned minced clams 14 Ounce, drained (2 Cans, 7 Ounces Each)
  Salami 1⁄2 Pound, cubed
  Tomatoes 3 Medium, diced
  Marinated artichoke hearts 6 Ounce (1 Jar)
  Pimientos 4 Ounce, drained and diced (1 Can / Jar)
  Frozen peas 10 Ounce, cooked and drained (1 Package)
  Pitted ripe olives 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
Directions

MAKING
1. Take a medium size frying pan, mix together chicken, onion, celery tops, salt, and 1 cup water.
2. Cover the pan and simmer for 45 minutes or until the ingredients are soft.
3. Discard the broth and let it cool down. After that, remove the skin and separate the bones from the meat.
4. Dice the meat portion. Strain the broth in 4 cups for the next step.
5. In a large saucepan, mix together rice with instant onion and saffron.
6. Add water in the chicken broth and measure the liquid needed for rice package. Add the rice. Cook as per the directions.
7. Make salad dressing by combining vegetable oil, vinegar, and water. Follow label directions.
8. Mix with rice and fold in chicken. Chill for one hour to season properly.

SERVING
9. Take a large shallow serving dish and line it with romaine.
10. Add clams, salami, tomatoes, artichoke hearts and liquid, and pimientos in the rice mixture.
11. Add romaine on the top. Add peas and tuck olives into peas.
12. Garnish with a large Pimiento Rose and serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Spanish
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Simmering
Ingredient: 
Rice, Chicken
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
45 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes
Servings: 
8

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