Louisiana Chicken and Rice

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  • 20 min prep time
  • 1 hr 35 min total time
  • 15 ingredients
  • 5 servings

Ingredients

Rice Mixture

4
slices bacon, cut into 1-inch pieces
1/2
cup chopped onion
1/2
cup chopped green bell pepper
1
cup uncooked regular long-grain white rice
1
can (15 oz) Green Giant™ blackeye peas, drained, rinsed
1
can (14 1/2 oz) chicken broth
1/2
cup water
1
tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
1/4
teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1/8
teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)

Chicken

3
tablespoons all-purpose flour
1
teaspoon chili powder
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon dried thyme leaves
3
to 3 1/2 lb cut-up broiler-fryer chicken, skin removed if desired

Directions

  1. 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Cook bacon in large skillet over medium heat until browned. Add onion and bell pepper; cook 2 to 3 minutes or until vegetables are crisp-tender. In ungreased 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish, mix bacon mixture with all remaining rice mixture ingredients.
  2. 2 In food storage plastic bag, place flour, chili powder, salt and 1/4 teaspoon thyme. Add chicken pieces, 1 or 2 at a time; shake to coat. Place chicken pieces, skin side up, over rice mixture. Cover with foil.
  3. 3 Bake 45 minutes. Uncover; bake 15 to 30 minutes longer or until chicken is fork-tender and juices run clear.

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