Succulent Chicken Delight: One-Pot Boiled Chicken in Rice


Indulge in the savory symphony of flavors with our Succulent Chicken Delight. This one-pot wonder combines tender chicken and perfectly cooked rice, creating a culinary masterpiece that’s both delicious and hassle-free.


Gather your essentials:

  • 1 whole chicken, cleaned
  • 2 cups long-grain rice
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon ginger, grated
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Prep Chicken: Season chicken with salt, pepper, and thyme.
  2. Sauté Aromatics: Sauté onion, garlic, and ginger until fragrant.
  3. Add Chicken and Rice: Place chicken in the pot, add rice, and pour chicken broth.
  4. Simmer: Bring to a boil, then reduce heat, cover, and simmer for 20 minutes.

How to Prepare

Begin by seasoning the chicken, infusing it with aromatic thyme. Sauté a flavor-packed trio of onion, garlic, and ginger, creating a fragrant base. Nestle the seasoned chicken amidst a bed of rice, bathing it in savory chicken broth. Allow the symphony of flavors to meld during a gentle simmer until perfection is achieved.

Preparation Time

Effortlessly prepare this dish in under 30 minutes, making it an ideal choice for busy evenings or last-minute gatherings.


Generously serves 4, ensuring a delightful feast for family and friends.


  1. Can I use brown rice instead of white rice?
    • Absolutely! Adjust the cooking time slightly for perfect results.
  2. Is it necessary to use a whole chicken?
    • While whole chicken enhances flavor, you can use chicken pieces for convenience.
  3. Can I add vegetables to the pot?
    • Certainly! Toss in your favorite veggies for added nutrition and taste.
  4. How do I prevent the rice from sticking to the pot?
    • Ensure proper stirring during the sautéing stage and use a quality non-stick pot.
  5. Can I make this ahead of time?
    • Certainly! Reheat gently or serve at room temperature for a versatile dish.


Savor the simplicity and taste the excellence in every bite of our Succulent Chicken Delight. Elevate your dining experience with this effortlessly impressive one-pot wonder, making mealtime memorable for all. Whether for a cozy family dinner or entertaining guests, this recipe is your ticket to culinary success.