Golden Chicken with Rice

Total Time

Prep: 10 min. Bake: 2 hours


4 servings

Updated: Sep. 23, 2022
Chicken and rice has never been so easy, or so delicious! This very tender chicken is served over creamy wild rice; finish the meal with steamed carrots or another favorite veggie. -Sharon Juart of Rochester Mills, Pennsylvania
Golden Chicken with Rice Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 package (6 ounces) long grain and wild rice mix
  • 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of mushroom soup, undiluted
  • 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of celery soup, undiluted
  • 1-1/2 cups water
  • 4 chicken leg quarters
  • 1 envelope onion soup mix


  1. In a large bowl, combine the rice, contents of seasoning packet, cream soups and water. Spread into a greased 13x9-in. baking dish. Top with chicken; sprinkle with onion soup mix.
  2. Cover and bake at 350° for 2 hours or until a thermometer reads 180° and rice is tender.

Nutrition Facts

1 each: 561 calories, 25g fat (6g saturated fat), 111mg cholesterol, 2359mg sodium, 47g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 2g fiber), 36g protein.