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Chicken and Rice
Photo: John Autry

Chicken and Rice

This weeknight staple gets a makeover with the addition of cremini mushrooms and sliced carrots.

Price: $2.41 per serving

Pantry Checklist:
• Olive oil
• Bone-in chicken thighs (8)
• Salt
• Ground black pepper
• Chopped onion
• Carrot
• Cremini mushrooms
• 4 garlic cloves
• Long-grain white rice
• Cooking spray
• Fat-free, lower-sodium chicken broth
• Water
• Heavy whipping cream
• Grated fresh pecorino Romano cheese

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