30 Recipes In 30 Days – Vibes Dirty Rice

Seasoned-or-Dirty-Rice

Ingredients

1/2 chicken cut in small pieces

1 piece pigstail, boiled and cut up

2 cups precooked shrimp

3 tbsp oil

21/2 cups rice

3 tomatoes, chopped

1 cup pumpkin, peeled and cubed

4 cloves garlic, chopped-divided

1tsp black pepper

2 onions, chopped

1 green pepper, chopped

3 ribs celery, chopped

1 bay leaf

1 sprig thyme

14oz tin of tomatoes

41/2 cups water

Method

1. Season chicken with black pepper and two cloves garlic.

2. Heat oil in a large pot and brown chicken. Add rice, toast until fragrant.

3. Add all ingredients except shrimp.

4. Bring to a boil, stir, cover and reduce heat. Simmer until chicken and rice are thoroughly cooked.

5. Stir in shrimp until heated.

6. Plate, serve and enjoy!

– From Vibes Cuisine