Baked Cuban chicken and rice

18th July 2016 - Recipes

Quick recipe finder Baked Cuban chicken and rice

Spice up your rice with a sprinkle of paprika and a dash of rum.

By From Something for the Weekend


For the stock

For the chicken

For the sausage mix

To serve


  1. Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4 and butter a casserole dish.

  2. For the stock, mix the spices and seasoning together in a bowl and blend with the little olive oil.

  3. Stir the spice mix into the chicken stock and add the rum.

  4. For the chicken, heat the oil in a large frying pan and add the chicken. Fry until golden-brown then remove and set aside.

  5. For the sausage mix, fry the sausage, carrot, onion and garlic until soft. Remove and place in a bowl.

  6. Add the rice, tomatoes, beans, parsley and the butter to the sausage mix and season well.

  7. Put half of the mix into the casserole dish. Layer the chicken on top and cover with the rest of the mix. Pour over the stock and cover.

  8. Place in the oven for 45 minutes to 1 hour, until the rice is cooked.

  9. Serve with chilli sauce or garlic mayonnaise.

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Something for the Weekend

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