Chicken, Broccoli & Brown Rice Recipe

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I was looking for a new chicken recipe and found a Kraft recipe but decided to tweak it for ingredients I had on hand.  This tastes so good.  I loved the flavors and I am definitely going to make this every week.

Chicken Broccoli and Brown Rice Recipe

1 pound boneless skinless chicken breast, cut into bite size pieces

1 large onion diced

canola oil, about 2 tablespoons

1 teaspoon pepper

1 teaspoon garlic powder

salt to taste

1 cup uncooked instant rice, I use brown rice

1/2 cup chive and onion cream cheese spread, I use Aldis brand

1 cup shredded cheddar cheese, seperated

1/2 cup parmesan cheese

1 (14.5 ounce) can chicken broth any kind but I use fat free sodium free

1 head of broccoli, about 3 cups broccoli cut in pieces

Directions:

heat oil in large skillet, cook chicken until cooked through and it browns just a bit, add diced onions cook until translucent.

add pepper and spices, mix well

Add rice,parm cheese, and 1/2 cup of the cheddar cheese and cream cheese mix well.

stir in broth bring to a boil, stirring occasionally.

add broccoli, cover simmer about 15-20 minutes or until broccoli is tender and rice is cooked

add remaining cheese to top cook until cheese is melted on top, serve.

Enjoy!!

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