Skillet Ranch Chicken

My husband told me to put this on a permanent rotation in my cooking repertoire. It is very flavorful and the kids loved it as well.

Skillet ranch chickenIMG_2866

2 tsp extra virgin olive oil

1 lb. boneless chicken breast, cut into bite sized pieces

1/4 yellow or red onion, chopped

1 packet Ranch mix

1 red bell pepper, chopped

1 green bell pepper, chopped

1 can black beans, drained and rinsed

1 can fire roasted diced tomatoes

1 1/2 cups instant brown rice

3/4 cup chicken broth

1 cup grated cheddar cheese

Cilantro, for serving


Heat olive oil in large skillet. Add onions and saute until translucent. Add peppers and cook until softened. Add chicken and cook 3-5 minutes. Add all other ingredients, except the cheese. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer. Simmer 20 minutes. Turn heat off, add cheddar cheese and cover until melted.