Arroz con pollo (stewed chicken & rice) #2

Yield: 6 Servings

Measure Ingredient
3 pounds Chicken, cut into pieces
¼ cup Oil, vegetable
½ cup Onion; chopped
1 Garlic clove; sliced paper thin
½ cup Pepper, green; chopped
1 can Tomatoes (#2)
½ teaspoon Sait
¼ teaspoon Pepper, black, ground
½ teaspoon Paprika
4 Cloves
2 smalls Bay leaves
1 cup Raw rice
1 1 O ounce package frozen peas,
1 Pepper, red, sweet

~cut into ¼" pieces

Dry the pieces of chicken with paper toweling. Place the oil in a large skiilet and saute the chicken until golden brown. Add the onion, garlic and green pepper and saute until tbe onion is transparent and glazed. Then add the tomatoes, salt, pepper, paprika, cloves and bay leaves. Bring to a rollng boil, and then turn thc heat back to simmer. Cover and simmer for 25 minutes. Add the rice; stir it in well. Cover and simmer for 20 minutes longer, or until the grains of rice are tender. Sprinkle the peas and pepper over the top, and cook, uncovered, for 5 minutes more. Serves 6. If you wish, remove the cloves and bay leaves before serving.

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