Arroz Con Pollo Verde

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Arroz Con Pollo Verde


  • 4 tablespoons Country Crock® Spread (divided)
  • 2 cups cooked chicken (shredded)
  • 1 cup regular or converted rice (uncooked)
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 teaspoons Knorr® Chicken flavor Bouillon
  • 1 small onion (chopped)
  • 1 clove garlic (chopped)
  • 16 ounces black beans (rinsed and drained)
  • 1 cup frozen whole kernel corn
  • 1/2 cup Mexican crema (or sour cream)
  • 1 cup salsa verde
  • 1 cup queso fresco (divided)


  1. 1Preheat oven to 375°. Spray 8-inch baking dish with nonstick cooking spray; set aside.
  2. 2Melt Spread in 12-inch nonstick skillet and cook onion, stirring occasionally, 3 minutes or until almost tender. Stir in rice and cook, stirring occasionally, 2 minutes or rice is until golden. Stir in garlic and cook 30 seconds. Add water and Knorr® Chicken flavor Bouillon and bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to low and simmer covered 10 minutes. Stir in corn and cook covered an additional 10 minutes or until rice is tender.
  3. 3Remove skillet from heat, then stir in chicken, beans, Mexican crema and salsa verde. Spread 1/2 of the rice mixture in prepared dish; sprinkle with 1/2 cup cheese, then top with remaining rice and cheese.
  4. 4Bake 10 minutes or until cheese is melted. Garnish, if desired, with chopped fresh cilantro.
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