Arroz Con Pollo (Mexican Stewed Chicken with Rice)

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Title: Arroz Con Pollo (Mexican Stewed Chicken with Rice)
Yield: 6 Servings
Categories: Poultry, Mexican, Rice


3 lb Chicken, cut into pieces
1/4 c Cooking oil
1/2 c Chopped onion
1 Clove garlic, sliced paper
1/2 c Chopped green pepper
1 cn Tomatoes (#2)
1/2 ts Sait
1/4 ts Pepper
1/2 ts Paprika
4 Cloves
2 sm Bay leaves
1 c Raw rice
1 1 O ounce package frozen
1 Sweet red pepper

~cut into 1/4" pieces

Dry the pieces of chicken with paper toweling. Place the oil in a large
skiilet and saute the chicken until golden brown. Add the onion, garlic and
green pepper and saute until tbe onion is transparent and glazed. Then add
the tomatoes, salt, pepper, paprika, cloves and bay leaves. Bring to a
rollng boil, and then turn thc heat back to simmer. Cover and simmer for 25
minutes. Add the rice; stir it in well. Cover and simmer for 20 minutes
longer, or until the grains of rice are tender. Sprinkle the peas and
pepper over the top, and cook, uncovered, for 5 minutes more. Serves 6. If
you wish, remove the cloves and bay leaves before serving.

Source: The Super Chicken Cookbook; by Ione Nixon Found by Fran McGee