Stewed chicken with rice
1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
2 1/4 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs , trimmed and cut into 2-inch pieces
400 g frozen vegetables
80 g onion
50 g carrot
1 teaspoon salt
8 cups water
2 1/2 cups brown rice
2/3 cup packed chopped fresh cilantro
1. Heat oil in a Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add chicken, chiles, onion, oregano, paprika and salt and cook, stirring, until the onions have softened, 3 to 5 minutes.
2. Add tomato sauce, tomato, pimientos, olives, capers and water and bring to a boil. Stir in rice; return to a boil. Reduce heat to a simmer and cook, uncovered, until the sauce is thick, the rice is tender and the chicken is cooked through, 35 to 45 minutes. Stir in cilantro and serve.