Slow Cooker

Arroz con Pollo with Chicken Thighs

and Pico de Gallo

Prep & Cook Time: 60+ min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Medium

Contains: Milk

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In Your Box (serves 6)

  • 28 oz. Diced Chicken Thighs
  • 16 fl. oz. Tomato Sauce
  • 3 Roma Tomatoes
  • 10 oz. Corn Kernels
  • 10 oz. Cilantro Lime Rice
  • 2 Limes
  • 1 Red Onion
  • Info
    2 oz. Queso Fresco
  • 3 Tbsp. Taco Seasoning
  • ¼ oz. Cilantro

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

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Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • 1 Mixing Bowl
  • 1 Slow Cooker

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F
  1. 1

    Make the Pico de Gallo

    Halve and peel onion. Cut halves into 1/4" dice.

    Mince cilantro (no need to stem).

    Halve and juice one lime. Cut other lime into wedges.

    Core tomatoes and cut into 1/2" dice.

    In a mixing bowl, combine tomato, cilantro, 1/2 cup onion (reserve remaining for arroz con pollo), lime juice, 1 tsp. olive oil, and a pinch of salt and pepper. Set aside, stirring a few times to allow flavors to marry.

    Pat diced chicken thighs dry.

  2. 2

    Start the Dish

    Place slow cooker liner in slow cooker, if desired. Fold top edges in before putting on lid.

    Combine chicken, remaining onion, tomato sauce, corn, seasoning blend, 1/2 tsp. salt, and 1/4 tsp. pepper in a clean slow cooker.

    Turn slow cooker on to high heat. Cover, and cook until chicken reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 4 hours.

  3. 3

    Add the Rice

    After 4 hours, stir in rice.

  4. 4

    Finish the Dish

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing with pico de gallo and cheese. Squeeze lime wedges over to taste. Bon appétit!

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