Chef Abukass Recipes

Slow Cooker Paella

Preparation time:
1 Hour



A classic Spanish Dish that you can re-create in the comfort of your home! Make a special dinner out of it as your guests will be delighted with this amazing dish and presentation. 

Ingredients Description

1 Cup of Abukass Rice 

1 tsp. extra-virgin olive oil

1 1/2 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1" pieces

Kosher salt

Freshly ground black pepper

1 15-oz. can diced tomatoes

1 large onion, chopped

4 cloves garlic, minced

2 tsp. paprika

Pinch of cayenne pepper

2 cups chicken broth

1/2 lb. medium shrimp, peeled and deveined

1 1/2 cup frozen peas

Freshly chopped parsley, for garnish

Lemon wedges, for serving


In a large skillet over medium heat, heat oil. Add chicken and season with salt and pepper and cook until golden, 10 minutes. 

In a large slow-cooker, add browned chicken, rice, tomatoes, onion, garlic, paprika, and cayenne and season with salt and pepper. Pour over chicken broth and then stir to combine.

Cover and cook on low until rice is almost tender, stirring occasionally, 1½ to 2 hours.

Remove lid and stir in shrimp and frozen peas.


Cover and cook until shrimp is pink and peas warmed