Cheesy Chicken Taco Skillet

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Serves 4.
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Chicken taco skillet
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This quick skillet has all my favorite tex-mex flavors in it: black beans, jalapeƱos, corn, chicken, and cheese! Lots of cheese! Serve it with tortillas or chips!

Ingredients

1 - 1 1/2 pounds chicken, chopped
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons taco seasoning mix
1 jalapeno, diced
1/2 red onion, diced
1 ear sweet corn (or 1/2 cup frozen)
1 (15 oz.) can black beans, drained and rinsed
1 medium tomato, diced
1 cup cooked white rice
1/2 cup water
Salt and pepper to taste
6-8 ounces cheddar cheese, grated
Avocado, for serving
Tortilla chips, for serving
Cilantro, garnish

Directions

  1. Chop chicken and add to a skillet over medium heat with olive oil and taco seasoning. Cook until chicken is cooked through, about 7-8 minutes.
  2. Add diced onion and jalapeno and cook for another 1-2 minutes until veggies soften.
  3. Stir in black beans, tomatoes, and corn.
  4. Add white rice and water and stir to combine. Taste skillet and season with salt and pepper.
  5. Top skillet with grated cheese and cover. Turn heat down to low and cook for 2-3 minutes until cheese is melted.
  6. Top skillet with avocado and cilantro. Serve with tortilla chips or flour tortillas.

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