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Spiced chicken rice bowl

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This easy Chicken rice bowl is the perfect dinner when you’re tight on time. Packed with fresh veggies, it’s a filling and tasty dish that will wow the family.

  • Serves4
  • Cook time10 minutes
  • Prep time20 minutes, (+ cooling time)
Spiced chicken rice bowl


  • 1 corn cob, husks and silks removed
  • 4 cups (600g) steamed rice
  • 360g Spiced Chicken (see tips)
  • 60g baby rocket leaves
  • 4 cherry tomatoes, thinly sliced
  • 1 carrot, peeled into thin ribbons
  • 1 cucumber, peeled into thin ribbons
  • 1 avocado, stoned, peeled, thinly sliced
  • ½ cup coriander leaves

Mexican dressing

  • 2 tbs lime juice
  • 1/2 tsp toasted ground cumin or cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp dried chilli flakes
  • 2 tsp honey
  • 1 tbs finely shredded coriander
  • 1/4 cup (60ml) olive oil

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  1. Step 1

    Heat a barbecue grill or chargrill on medium. Cook the corn, turning, for 8 mins or until tender and lightly charred. Set aside to cool slightly. Use a small serrated knife to cut down the side of the corn to release the kernels.
  2. Step 2

    To make the Mexican dressing, combine the lime juice, ground cumin or cumin seeds, chilli flakes, honey, coriander and oil in a small bowl.

  3. Step 3

    Divide rice among serving bowls. Top with corn, chicken, rocket, tomato, carrot, cucumber, avocado and coriander. Drizzle with dressing.

Recipe tip

To make the spiced chicken: Coat chicken thigh fillets in a mixture of ground cumin, ground coriander, paprika, chilli flakes, crushed garlic, dried oregano and olive oil. Chargrill until cooked through and thinly slice.