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One-pan Spanish chicken and rice

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Update your dinner routine with this One-pan Spanish chicken and rice. No-fuss to make and full crispy chorizo, it's a family winner.

  • Serves4
  • Cook time55 minutes
  • Prep time10 minutes, (+ 5 mins resting time)
One-pan Spanish chicken and rice


  • 1 tbs extra virgin olive oil
  • 1.25kg pkt Coles RSPCA Approved Chicken Drumsticks
  • 1 chorizo, sliced in 5mm pieces
  • 1 red onion, cut into wedges
  • 1 green capsicum, cut into strips
  • 1¼ cups (250g) medium-grain rice
  • 2 tsp smoked paprika
  • 2 tbs tomato paste
  • 1¾ cups (430ml) salt-reduced chicken stock
  • ¼ cup coriander leaves
  • Lemon wedges, to serve

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  1. Step 1

    Preheat oven to 180°C.
  2. Step 2

    Heat oil in a large flameproof roasting pan over medium-high heat. Cook the chicken, turning, for 8 mins or until browned all over. Transfer to a plate.
  3. Step 3

    Add chorizo, onion and capsicum to the pan and cook, stirring, for 5 mins or until browned. Add rice and paprika and stir to coat. Add tomato paste and stock and bring to a simmer. Cover the pan tightly with foil. Transfer to the oven and bake for 40 mins or until chicken is cooked through and rice is tender. Set aside, covered, for 5 mins to cool. Remove foil and top with coriander. Serve with lemon wedges.