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    This Zesty Lime Chicken And Black Bean Rice Is The Perfect Easy Dinner

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    Zesty Lime Chicken and Black Bean Rice

    Nathan Ng / Via BuzzFeed

    Servings: 4


    4 chicken thighs

    1 cup white rice

    1½ cups chicken broth

    2 tablespoons olive oil

    ½ onion, diced

    4 cloves garlic, minced

    ½ cilantro, chopped

    1 can black beans, drained

    1 lime

    Salt, to taste

    Pepper, to taste


    1. Season both sides of the chicken thighs with salt and pepper.

    2. In a large skillet, add the olive oil and place the chicken skin side down for about 5 minutes or until skin is golden brown. Flip the chicken and cook for another 3 minutes.

    3. Take the chicken out and add the onions and cook until they’re translucent, about 5 minutes. Add the rice, stir to coat in the oil and onions, and toast for 3 minutes.

    4. Pour in the chicken stock, add the garlic and place the chicken on top of the rice. Bring to a boil, then cover and simmer for 25-30 minutes, or until rice is cooked.

    5. Once cooked, take the chicken out and add in the cilantro, black beans, and the juice of one lime.

    6. Enjoy!