Mexican Marinated Chicken and Rice Skillet is an easy make-ahead weeknight dinner! It’s a one pot meal filled with flavor and texture!
First, the Mexican chicken marinade is so incredibly easy, you can always have it on hand in the freezer or ready to cook in the fridge. The chicken in this recipe is infused with so much smokey, savory flavors from the fresh garlic, chili powder, and cumin. It’s great for not only this recipe, but for quick tacos, quesadillas, burrito or taco bowls, or fajitas!
Then, to complete the meal, tomatoes, green chiles, corn, more mexican spices, rice, cheese, and scallions are added. We are talking one delicious one pot meal!