Chipotle Chicken Rice Bowls are a zesty chipotle chicken with fresh produce and sweet dressing. Ready in just 30 minutes and perfect as a meal prep recipe!

Chipotle Chicken Rice Bowls

Course: Main Course, Main Dish
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: chipotle chicken bowl, meal prep recipe
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 583 kcal
Chipotle Chicken Rice Bowls are a zesty chipotle chicken with fresh produce and sweet dressing. Ready in just 30 minutes and perfect as a meal prep recipe!
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Ingredients

Chicken:

  • 2 in boneless chicken breasts fat trimmed and tenderized to uniform thickness (or filletedhalf lengthwise)
  • 2 tablespoons chipotle chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/3 cup flour
  • 2 tablespoons Vegetable oil

For the Bowl:

  • 1 Minute┬« Ready to Serve Family Bowl
  • 1/2 red bell pepper julienned and halved
  • 1/2 green bell pepper julienned and halved
  • 1/2 red onion thinly sliced
  • 2 garlic cloves thinly sliced
  • 1 tablespoon Vegetable oil
  • 1 avocado chopped
  • 1 cup grape tomatoes halved
  • 1 cup fresh cilantro stems removed
  • in * see note for other ideas to includeyour Rice Bowl!

Dressing:

Instructions

For the chicken:

  1. In shallow bowl or pie plate, combine flour, fine sea salt, pepper and chipotle chili powder. Mix well and dredge chicken breasts in mixture.
  2. Over medium heat, heat vegetable oil in a skillet. Add chicken, cooking for 3-4 minutes on each side or until chicken is done. Remove to plate and allow to rest.
  3. Cut, against the grain, into strips after 5 minutes of resting.
  4. Rinse skillet.

For the bowl:

  1. Heat vegetable oil over medium heat in the same skillet. Add onions, bell peppers and garlic. Saute until soft, approximately 5 minutes. Remove from heat.
  2. Assemble bowl by dividing Ready to Serve Family Bowl into 4 bowls. Then equally divide remaining ingredients including avocado, grape tomatoes and cilantro.
  3. Garnish with desired ingredients and top with Chipotle Honey Vinaigrette.
  4. If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was! 

Recipe Notes

* Other ideas for your rice bowl: corn, black beans, kidney beans, scallions, mandarin oranges, almonds, lettuce, grilled poblano pepper, jalapeno, chickpeas, mango, cheese, ground beef and shredded pork.

Nutrition Facts
Chipotle Chicken Rice Bowls
Amount Per Serving
Calories 583 Calories from Fat 171
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 19g 29%
Saturated Fat 9g 45%
Sodium 662mg 28%
Potassium 625mg 18%
Total Carbohydrates 93g 31%
Dietary Fiber 7g 28%
Sugars 3g
Protein 10g 20%
Vitamin A 47.2%
Vitamin C 52.9%
Calcium 5.7%
Iron 14%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.