Chili-Lime Chicken Skillet

Number of Servings: 4 (338 g)
Active Time: 10 min.
Total Time: 35 min.
Chili-Lime Chicken Skillet

Instant brown rice is the key to making this easy dinner a quick dish without compromising on your whole grains. Depending on the size of your chicken breasts and the nutritional needs of the folks you’re feeding, you may be able to stretch this recipe to feed six people with an extra half cup of rice and cup of broth or water.


  • 2 Tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 3 tsp. chili powder
  • 1 tsp. paprika
  • 1 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1 tsp. onion powder
  • 1/4 tsp. cayenne pepper
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. pepper
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 1/2 cups low-sodium chicken broth
  • juice of 1 lime
  • 1 bunch cilantro, chopped
  • 1 cup instant brown rice


  1. Stir together all spices. Season chicken with half of the seasoning mixture and set the rest aside.
  2. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Cook chicken until browned, 4-5 minutes on each side. Remove from pan temporarily.
  3. Stir in rice, remaining seasonings, chicken broth, and lime juice. Return chicken to pan on top of the rice. Cover and cook for 20-25 minutes, until chicken and rice are fully cooked. Add water if needed to keep pan from going dry while rice cooks.
  4. Serve hot, topped with cilantro and extra lime juice to taste.

Nutrition Facts

4 servings per container

Serving Size 338 g

Amount per serving
Calories 295
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11.5g 15%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 5g
Monounsaturated Fat 3g
Cholesterol 86mg 28%
Sodium 450mg 20%
Total Carbohydrate 17g 6%
Dietary Fiber 2g 7%
Total Sugars 1g
Includes 0g Added Sugars 0%
Sugar Alcohol 0g
Other Carbohydrate 3g
Protein 31g
Vitamin D 0mcg 0%
Calcium 30.8mg 2%
Iron 1.6mg 10%
Potassium 650mg 15%
Vitamin A 63mcg 8%
Vitamin C 3.1mg 4%
Vitamin E 2.3mg 15%
Vitamin K 21.6mcg 20%
Thiamin 0.2mg 15%
Riboflavin 0.3mg 25%
Niacin 20.2mg 130%
Vitamin B6 1.1mg 60%
Folate 16.3mcg 4%
Vitamin B12 0.4mcg 15%
Biotin 0.4mcg 0%
Chloride 0mg 0%
Pantothenate 2mg 40%
Phosphorus 349.3mg 30%
Iodine 0mcg 0%
Magnesium 62.8mg 15%
Zinc 1.4mg 10%
Selenium 31.1mcg 60%
Copper 0.2mg 20%
Manganese 0.6mg 25%
Chromium 0.2mcg 0%
Molybdenum 0mcg 0%

* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.


Low Sodium Chicken Broth (chicken Broth (filtered Water, Chicken Stock, Sea Salt), Chicken Flavor, Onion Powder, Potato Flour, Yeast Extract, Garlic Powder, Flavor, Turmeric And Flavor), Chicken Breast, Brown Rice, Lime Juice, Soybean Oil, Cilantro, Chili Powder, Garlic Powder, Salt, Onion Powder, Paprika, Black Pepper, Cayenne Pepper.

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