Creamed Corn and Jalapeño Chicken Rice

Prepared with frozen corn, this classic dish gets an updated twist with Parmesan cheese and spicy jalapeño peppers. Made with Minute® Ready To Serve Jasmine Rice, it’s a fun meal that’s ready in minutes!

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Cooking time PREP TIME 2 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 3 mins
Servings SERVES 1
Ready in TOTAL TIME 5 mins
Cooking time
PREP TIME 2 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 3 mins
Servings
SERVES 1
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 5 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Minute® Ready to Serve Jasmine Rice
  • 1/2 cup sodium-reduced chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup shredded, cooked chicken
  • 1/2 cup frozen corn
  • 2 tbsp pickled jalapeño peppers, chopped
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tbsp butter

Instructions

  • Satisfy your craving for comfort food in minutes with this creamed corn made with shredded chicken and Minute® Ready to Serve Jasmine Rice.

    Step 1

  • Heat rice according to package directions.

    Step 2

  • Combine chicken broth, chicken, corn and pickled jalapeños in a small, microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on HIGH, stirring halfway through cooking time, for 2-3 minutes, or until mixture is heated through and simmering.

    Step 3

  • Stir in rice, Parmesan and butter.

    Recipe Tip

    Add a dollop of sour cream to this dish, if desired.

Holiday-Inspired Fare

If you’re craving the holiday combination of creamed corn with a side of roast turkey or chicken, there’s no need to wait for a large gathering. This simple recipe makes a perfect meal for one with shredded chicken, or can be a quick dinner side dish to share.

To give this quick version of a classic that delicious creamy texture, we’ve used chicken broth, butter and Parmesan cheese combined with fresh, frozen or canned corn. This recipe is a great way to use up leftover corn, chicken or broth that’s sitting in the fridge. And, we’ve used our aromatic Minute® Ready to Serve Jasmine Rice, which heats up in just 1 minute, to give this dish an extra layer of hearty and tasty flavor.

With Minute® Rice it’s easy to find a quick version of any dish you enjoy. The trick, is finding the perfect savory stir-ins to transform your favorite Minute® Ready to Serve Rice Cup into a complete meal.

Spice it Up!

This dish includes some pickled jalapeño peppers for those who love a meal with a bit of heat! If that sounds like you, you might also want to try our simple Jalapeño Popper Chicken Rice or a Mexican-inspired Street-Corn Style Rice Bowl.

If you prefer milder creamed corn, feel free to omit the peppers or to use crunchy red bell peppers, instead.