Quick and Spicy Buffalo Chicken Rice

Buffalo chicken rice makes a simply delicious and zesty side dish.
Buffalo chicken rice makes a simply delicious and zesty side dish. | Source

As a side dish or for a quick lunch, this recipe is spicy and filling! Use a packet of buffalo chicken instant rice to make Quick and Spicy Buffalo Chicken Rice with only 4 ingredients in under 15 minutes. Leftovers keep and reheat well, so use them as side dish for taco dinner, or for lunch tomorrow. Deliciously filling with the intense flavor of buffalo chicken wings and bleu cheese dip!

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Cook Time

Prep time: 5 min
Cook time: 7 min
Ready in: 12 min
Yields: 6-8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 packet buffalo chicken flavored instant rice, (you'll need 1 Tbsp butter and 2 cups water to cook them)
  • 1 12oz can chicken
  • 2-3 Tbsp cayenne pepper (tabasco) sauce, like Red Hot
  • 1-2 Tbsp bleu cheese dressing
  • your choice of sauteed peppers and onions, if desired

Instructions

  1. cook rice as per packet's directions
  2. drain the chicken and place in mixing bowl. break up chicken with forks. toss chicken with cayenne pepper sauce.
  3. add chicken to rice
  4. stir in bleu cheese dressing (and peppers and onions, if desired).

That's it! This is one zesty rice dish you can whip up in a snap anytime. Gourmet it's not, but with its full-flavor and spicy kick, Quick and Spicy Buffalo Chicken Rice is a crowd favorite! Great for lunches, dinners, and a BIG HIT with game-day company. Free up your day - whip up a dish of this spicy buffalo chicken rice in under 15 minutes! You and your guests will be happy you did.

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Mhatter99 4 years ago from San Francisco

Well, this is easy. Thank you


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Lee Tea 4 years ago from Erie, PA Author

It doesn't get much easier, and it's (as my 5 year old says) "bangin' good"!


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AngeleahTucker90 4 years ago from South Dakota

i will try this!!!


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Lee Tea 4 years ago from Erie, PA Author

Great idea! Think I'll whip some up for lunch today too!

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