INSTANT POT GARLIC HERB CHICKEN AND RICE

Easy and delicious Garlic Herb Chicken and rice made in the Instant Pot in 20 minutes. Healthy family-friendly dinner you can make on any day
INSTANT POT GARLIC HERB CHICKEN AND RICE

Ingredients

  1. 1.5 Cup Long Grain Basmati Rice
  2. 2 Cup Chicken Stock
  3. 1 tbsp Oil
  4. 2 tbsp Butter
  5. 1 large Onion
  6. 1.5 tbsp Garlic Minced
  7. 1.5 tbsp Mixed Herb (Oregano,Thyme,Parsley)
  8. 1 tspn Chili Powder
  9. 1 tbsp Paprika
  10. Salt to taste
  11. Pepper to taste
  12. Grated Parmesan to serve

To Season Chicken

  1. 5-6 Chicken Thighs With Bone
  2. 1 tspn Chili Powder
  3. 1 tbsp Lemon Juice
  4. 1 tspn Salt
  5. 1/2 tspn Pepper

Instructions

  • First measure rice. Wash it until the water runs clear. Drain excess water and let it soak. 
  • Measure Stock/ water required for cooking rice and keep it warm.
  • To Chicken, thighs add salt, pepper, chilli powder, lemon juice. Mix well. Keep aside while you are preparing other ingredients.
  • Turn on the Instant Pot and put it in Saute Mode. 
  • When the Instant Pot is pre-heated, add Oil. 
  • Add seasoned Chicken Thighs to the pot and sear it  2-3 minutes on each side.  Once they look light golden brown and crispy, remove and keep aside.