5-Minute Alfredo Chicken and Rice

Enjoy Italian food in just 5 minutes with our 5-minute Alfredo Chicken and Rice dish, made with garlic and olive oil jasmine rice, rotisserie chicken, peas and Parmesan cheese.

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5-Minute Alfredo Chicken and Rice

Cooking time PREP TIME 3 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 2 mins
Servings SERVES 1
Ready in TOTAL TIME 5 mins
Cooking time
PREP TIME 3 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 2 mins
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  • 1 cup Minute® Ready to Serve Garlic & Olive Oil Jasmine Rice
  • 1/2 cup shredded rotisserie chicken
  • 1/3 cup store-bought Alfredo sauce
  • 1/4 cup frozen green peas
  • 2 tbsp Parmesan cheese, grated


  • If you have 5 minutes, you have time for a delicious and satisfying meal, like this easy 5- Minute Alfredo Chicken and Rice made with peas, Parmesan cheese and Minute® Ready to Serve Garlic & Olive Oil Jasmine Rice.

    Step 1

  • Heat rice according to package directions. Set aside.

    Step 2

  • Stir together chicken, Alfredo sauce and peas in a medium, microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on HIGH for 1 to 2 minutes, stirring halfway through, until heated through.

    Step 3

  • Top rice with chicken and Alfredo mixture. Garnish with cheese.

    Recipe Tip

    For a spicy addition, garnish this dish with freshly-cracked black pepper or a pinch of hot pepper flakes.

Italian Flavor in No Time

When the craving for Italian cuisine hits, it’s hard to ignore. But after a long day, it can be difficult to find the time and motivation to cook a meal from scratch. With this 5-Minute Alfredo Chicken and Rice recipe, you can enjoy the creamy Italian flavor you love with none of the hassle. Just heat, mix and serve. It’s that easy!

With Minute® Ready to Serve Garlic & Olive Oil Jasmine Rice, you can bypass the hassle and stress of cooking and skip right to enjoying your meal because it’s ready in minutes. Mix the rice with shredded, rotisserie chicken, peas, Alfredo sauce and Parmesan cheese and you have a complete and delicious Italian meal in just minutes.

Mix it Up

This recipe is so simple yet so versatile, you can make a different version each night of the week! Try it with different sauces, such as pesto or carbonara, or try different types of protein, such as cooked ham or eggs. You can even serve this with a side of your favorite fresh or frozen vegetables for a new flavor every night. The possibilities are endless!

Ready to Serve

Want more quick and delicious dinner ideas using our microwavable Ready to Serve Rice cups? Check out our recipe selection to find everything from Microwave Fried Rice to Easy Rice Pudding. Or, check out our guide to making No Recipe Recipes with your favorite ingredients. Choose your favorite sauce, seasonings, protein and veggies, mix with a cup of Minute® Ready to Serve Rice and you’ve got a complete and satisfying meal in no time, every time.

This fried rice with egg recipe is another great option if you want something simple and quick, or alternatively you can try out this Mexican rice recipe. For something a bit slower you can make this recipe for red beans and rice in a slow cooker.

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