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Spicy Chicken & Rice

A delicious and easy to prep spicy chicken meal prep with rice.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 4
Calories 850 kcal


  • Instant pot


Chicken Ingredients

  • 1 Cup Long grain white rice (quinoa also works)
  • 1 Cup Water
  • 14 Oz Fresh salsa
  • 1/2 Tsp Salt
  • 1 Tsp Oil
  • 1 lb Chicken breasts (cut into 4-6 smallish pieces)
  • 2 Tsp Cumin
  • 2 Tsp Chili powder
  • 3 Tsp Garlic powder
  • 2 Tsp Cayenne

Later Add Ons

  • 14 Oz Can of black beans
  • Chopped cilantro (handful)


  • Place rice, water, salsa, salt, and oil in an instant pot. Stir to combine. Place chicken pieces on top and add spices.
  • Turn the instant pot on high pressure for 7-8 minutes. When done, use the quick release valve for steam.
  • Remove chicken and mix in black beans in with rice.
  • Divide the ingredients evenly between 4-6 meal prep containers. Sprinkle with cilantro.
Keyword Spicy chicken and rice, spicy chicken recipes with rice