Mabon Chicken and Rice Ingredients: 2 tsp. ground ginger 1 tsp. ground coriander 1½ pounds chicken thighs 1½ pounds drumsticks 3 Tbsp. olive oil 2 large onions, diced 1 large green bell pepper, chopped 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 medium tomato, chopped 1 pkg. yellow rice seasoning mix 2 bay leaves 1 tsp. dried oregano ⅛ tsp. ground cloves 3¾ cups chicken broth 2 cups uncooked long-grain rice salt to taste freshly ground black pepper to taste chopped fresh parsley
Brown chicken in 2 batches in hot cast iron Dutch oven over medium-high heat about 5 minutes. Remove chicken and drain on paper towels. Sauté onion, bell pepper and garlic in Dutch oven over medium-high heat until tender. Add tomato, yellow rice seasoning mix, bay leaves and oregano and cook, stirring often, for 15 minutes.
Add chicken and broth to Dutch oven and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer 15 minutes. Stir in rice, salt and black pepper and bring to a boil. Cover, reduce heat to low and simmer for 40 minutes, or until rice is tender. Discard bay leaves, sprinkle with parsley and serve.
Sources: Lodge Recipes and Iron Skillet Cooking.
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