Chicken & Rice Recipe Without Canned Soup: Boneless Chicken Thighs With Creamy Herbed Rice by 30Seconds Food

Poultry Dinner
4 months ago
Chicken & Rice Recipe Without Canned Soup: Boneless Chicken Thighs With Creamy Herbed Rice

The classic chicken and rice recipe uses bone-in chicken, rice and canned cream of mushroom soup. This easy chicken and rice recipe uses boneless chicken thighs and lots of herbs and spices.

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 4 to 6




  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 5 cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 tablespoons oil
  • 1 1/2 cups chicken broth, heated
  • 1 1/4 cups hot water
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 cup grated carrot
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 1 1/2 cups long-grain rice

Here's how to make it: 

  1. In a bowl, combine the olive oil and spices. Season the chicken with salt and pepper, to taste, and then coat with the spice mixture. Set aside.
  2. In a 13x9-inch baking pan, add the onion, garlic, oil, hot broth, hot water, carrot, celery and butter. Stir to combine. 
  3. Add the rice and stir well. Top the rice with the chicken thighs. 
  4. Bake in a preheated 350-degree F oven for about 30 minutes, or until chicken is cooked through and rice is tender. Garnish with chopped parsley, if desired. 

Take 30 seconds and join the 30Seconds community and follow us on Facebook to get recipes in your newsfeed daily. Inspire and be inspired.

Related Products on Amazon We Think You May Like:

30Second Mobile, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.

Easy Peruvian Chicken Recipe With Aji Verde Sauce Will Not Disappoint (It's Delicious!)

Baked Chicken Breasts Recipe: This Honey-Dijon Citrus Baked Chicken Recipe Is the New Chicken Recipe You've Been Looking For

Rosemary Chicken Recipe: This Easy Chicken With Italian Sausage Recipe May Sound Strange, But Just Wait Until You Taste It

Tandoori Chicken Wings Recipe: Serve This Baked Indian Masala Chicken Wings Recipe at Your Football Party

Mmm, looks good. 😍
Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
I love boneless, skinless chicken thighs. Love to have another way to prepare them, thank you! #yum

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Grandma's Chicken & Dumplings Recipe: The Easiest & Best Chicken & Dumplings Recipe Ever

Cabbage Rolls Recipe With Ground Chicken: A Low-Carb Cabbage Roll With Asian Flavors

One-Pan Chicken Recipes: Healthy Skillet Chicken & Farro Recipe With Caramelized Leeks

Easy Karniyarik Recipe: This Turkish Stuffed Eggplant Recipe Does Not Disappoint

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for and get the best of our tips each week!