Chicken and Rice Amandine

"Using rice pilaf mix makes this recipe quick and easy."
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30 m servings 418 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 418 kcal
  • 21%
  • Fat:
  • 15.9 g
  • 25%
  • Carbs:
  • 42.2g
  • 14%
  • Protein:
  • 26 g
  • 52%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 79 mg
  • 26%
  • Sodium:
  • 130 mg
  • 5%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


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  1. Melt butter and garlic powder in 10-inch skillet until sizzling; add almonds. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until almonds are lightly browned (2 to 3 minutes). Remove almonds with slotted spoon. Set aside.
  2. Increase heat to medium-high; add chicken strips to same skillet. Cook, stirring occasionally, until lightly browned (5 to 7 minutes). Stir in water and rice with seasoning packet. Continue cooking until mixture comes to a boil (3 to 5 minutes).
  3. Reduce heat to medium. Cover; cook 5 minutes. Uncover; stir in green beans. Cover; continue cooking 5 minutes or until rice is tender and liquid is absorbed. Uncover; stir in sour cream. Sprinkle with almonds just before serving.


  1. 9 Ratings

Most helpful positive review

Very tastey & easy to make! will def make again

Most helpful critical review

Just ok. No raves at my house.

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Very tastey & easy to make! will def make again

I loved this. It was so easy. The only changes I made was to cut the chicken into cubes so we had bite size pieces. I went a little healther and used butter flavored spray instead of butter and ...

This is an excellent recipe. I used Bird's Eye Frozen grean beands with almonds and it worked well.

this was very quick and easy to make. it was also just as satisfying for my one year old as it was for my husband.

My family loved thie recipe!!! Very easy to make and very tasty!

Just ok. No raves at my house.

My fiance and I loved this recipe! There is a great variety of flavors, something that everyone in the family can enjoy!

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