15 Minute Meal Kit

Kroger Health Pesto Chicken Rice Bowl with Spinach and Carrots

stovetop cooking

Prep & Cook Time: 15-20 min.

Cook Within: 4 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk

Calories Conscious
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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 2 oz. Baby Spinach
  • 6 oz. Mixed Diced Peppers
  • 8 oz. Coin Cut Carrots
  • Info
    3 Tbsp. Basil Pesto
  • 8½ oz. Cooked Jasmine Rice
  • 12 oz. Ground Chicken

Due to our just-in-time sourcing model, we may have to send you a substitute ingredient. Not to worry! We make sure every ingredient sent to you meets our high quality standards. We’ll keep you informed should a switch occur, so please check the ingredient labels in your meal bag.

  • Nutrition (per serving)

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Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • 2 Large Non-Stick Pans

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

    Start the Vegetables

    Heat 2 tsp. olive oil in a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat. Pulse carrots and peppers in a food processor, if desired. Add carrots, peppers, and a pinch of salt to hot pan. Cover and cook until beginning to brown, 1-2 minutes. Add 2 Tbsp. water and reduce heat to medium. Cover and cook until vegetables are soft, 10-12 minutes. While vegetables cook, cook chicken.

  2. 2

    Cook the Chicken

    Place another medium non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add ground chicken and 1 tsp. olive oil. Break up meat until no pink remains and chicken reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 7-9 minutes.

  3. 3

    Add the Rice

    Add rice and pesto to hot pan, stirring occasionally until warmed through, 2-3 minutes. Add vegetable mixture to hot pan and stir to combine. Tear spinach into smaller pieces and stir into hot pan until wilted, 1-2 minutes. Remove from burner.

  4. 4

    Finish the Dish

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card. Bon appétit!

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