Rice tray bake with chicken

Rice tray bake with chicken



Calories in serving



30 min


15 min

This budget-friendly tray bake uses Thai flavors to transform chicken thigh fillets, veggies and rice into an easy dinner the whole family will love. It is one of the best Asian recipes in South East Asia. Thai people prefer cooking this kind of healthy food for serving their family and friends. Let’s start to make this Thai recipes Rice tray bake with chicken with me. To learn more Cambodian recipes Please visit: Cambodian Cooking


6 large chicken thigh cutlets, skin on, trimmed
1/4 cup Thai red curry paste
1 tablespoon peanut oil
1 lime, cut into 1cm slices
1 small brown onion, finely chopped
1 garlic clove, crushed
3cm piece fresh ginger, peeled, finely grated
1 lemongrass stalk, white part only, finely chopped
1 carrot, finely diced
1 1/2 cups white long-grain rice, rinsed
2 1/2 cups salt-reduced chicken stock
200g green beans, trimmed, cut into 4cm pieces
125g baby corn, thickly sliced
1 tablespoon fish sauce
1 tablespoon lime juice
1 green onion, thinly sliced diagonally
Sliced long red chilli, to serve
Chopped roasted peanuts, to serve
Fresh mint leaves, to serve

Directions to make Rice tray bake with chicken

  1. Preheat oven to 180C/160C fan-forced. Place chicken and curry paste in a bowl. Rub paste all over chicken.
  2. Heat half the oil in a heavy-based flameproof roasting pan over medium-high heat. Cook lime for 1 minute each side or until charred. Transfer to a plate. Add chicken to pan, skin-side down. Cook for 3 minutes each side or until well browned. Transfer to a plate.
  3. Wipe pan clean. Heat remaining oil in pan over medium heat. Add brown onion, garlic, ginger, lemongrass and carrot. Cook, stirring, for 5 minutes or until onion softens. Add rice. Cook, stirring, for 2 minutes or until rice is coated in mixture. Add stock. Bring to the boil.
  4. Place chicken on top of rice mixture. Cover tightly with foil. Bake for 25 minutes. Remove foil. Move chicken to one side. Fluff rice with a fork. Add beans, corn, lime slices, fish sauce and lime juice to rice. Stir to combine. Arrange chicken over rice. Bake, uncovered, for 5 to 10 minutes or until rice is tender and chicken is browned and cooked through. Top with green onion, chilli, peanuts and mint. Serve.

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