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Oven-baked Thai chicken with rice and peppers in a serving dish with a spoon

Rice & chicken recipes

46 Recipes

Take the two basic ingredients of rice and chicken and create something delicious. Our selection of recipes showcase these two staples at their very best.


Showing items 1 to 24 of 46

  • Chicken & chorizo jambalaya in a shallow cast iron dish with wooden spoon

    Chicken & chorizo jambalaya

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.2452 ratings

    A Cajun-inspired rice pot recipe with spicy Spanish sausage, sweet peppers and tomatoes

  • Chicken biryani in a big round serving dish

    Chicken biryani

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.715 ratings

    A great one-pot rice dish that still tastes great a few days later – perfect for leftovers

  • Oven-baked risotto

    Oven-baked risotto

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.444 ratings

    Cook this simple storecupboard risotto in the oven while you get on with something else – the result is still wonderfully creamy

  • Easiest ever paella

    Easiest ever seafood rice

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.324 ratings

    Using pre-prepared mixed seafood makes this dish very easy to put together

  • Home-style chicken curry in a deep dish with fork

    Home-style chicken curry

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.679 ratings

    A rustic and authentic quick Indian one-pot packed with tonnes of hot Asian spices and fragrant coriander.

  • Oven-baked Thai chicken rice

    Oven-baked Thai chicken rice

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.159 ratings

    A fuss-free family meal that will you'll want to make again and again, with a lovely coconut taste

  • Italian rice with chicken

    Italian rice with chicken

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.136 ratings

    This one-pan dish is simple, but really looks the business when you're trying to impress

  • Creamy masala chicken

    Creamy masala chicken

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.195 ratings

    A mild chicken curry with oodles of flavour

  • One-pot chicken pilaf

    One-pot chicken pilaf

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.118 ratings

    Keep the washing-up down to an absolute minimum with this one-pot supper - you can even eat it out of the cooking dish!

  • Watercress & chicken stir-fry

    Watercress & chicken stir-fry

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.113 ratings

    Make your own easy stir-fry sauce at home with storecupboard ingredients and combine with chicken, veg and cashews for a filling dinner.

  • Moroccan-style chicken with lentils

    Moroccan-style chicken with lentils

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.103 ratings

    Lesley Waters’ rich chicken dish has vibrant North African flavours and goes fantastically with rice or couscous

  • Massaman curry roast chicken

    Massaman curry roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.95 ratings

    A full-flavoured alternative to your usual weekend roast - serve with a big bowl of rice

  • Jerk chicken on an oven tray

    Jerk chicken with rice & peas

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.146 ratings

    The Jamaican marinade has many versions, but John Torode likes his super spicy with a dash of soy. Serve with coconut basmati rice

  • Chicken & chorizo rice pot

    Chicken & chorizo rice pot

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.125 ratings

    A one-pot chicken casserole for sharing, flavoured with Spanish sausage and slow-cooked with rice - an alternative paella

  • Indian spice box chicken

    Indian spice box chicken

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.62 ratings

    Serve this exquisitely flavoured chicken dish with mounds of fluffy rice

  • Cardamom butter chicken

    Cardamom butter chicken

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.85 ratings

    A homemade curry to rival your favourite Indian takeaway - a rich blend of spices mixed with creamy ghee

  • Chicken biryani pilau

    Chicken biryani pilau

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.61 ratings

    Easy and cheap to recreate at home, students won't need to order takeaways ever again!

  • Chicken mole with coriander rice

    Chicken mole with coriander rice

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.69 ratings

    If you're a fan of chilli con carne, you'll love this dark, sweet and spicy South American stew with ancho, ground nuts and chocolate

  • Coconut-crusted lime chicken

    Coconut-crusted lime chicken

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.53 ratings

    Treat your friends or family to these chicken bites, delicious with mango chutney and rice - and good cold the next day too

  • Chicken and chorizo paella in a paella pan

    Chicken & chorizo paella

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.264 ratings

    Try swapping traditional seafood paella for a chicken and chorizo version – a hearty family supper for four

  • Mango chicken, bean & rice bake

    Mango chicken, bean & rice bake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.79 ratings

    Drumsticks are ideal for an all-in-one traybake - the rice, beans and spicy seasoning make it a little like Caribbean jerk chicken


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