These quick and easy chicken recipes will satisfy whatever culinary need you have. We’ve got a chicken recipe for every craving or occasion!
Quick and Easy Chicken Recipes to Fill You with Joy!
Chicken is such a wonderful and versatile kind of meat. You can transform it into almost any kind of dish with no difficulty! Whatever meal you fancy, you can almost always make it with chicken. It’s trusted, tested and simply delicious. So, don’t think twice about making these quick and easy chicken recipes!
Although chicken is already a lot healthier than other kinds of meat, you can make it even healthier than usual with these homemade healthy chicken recipes. You’ll be amazed by how many kinds of herbs and vegetables go with chicken. There are even paleo and gluten-free recipes on this list!
Chicken breast isn’t singled out for no reason. It saves you time from having to peel the meat off the bone while giving you the full culinary experience. These chicken breast recipes bring out the best in this delicious and tender chicken part.
If you’re not a fan of cooking an entire chicken, or even all of its individual parts, then make these shredded chicken recipes! These quick and easy chicken recipes are about getting the best out of your chicken meat with the least amount of effort and time. You’ll realize what I mean when you have a bite of one of these recipes!
Chicken breast is delicious, but the chicken drumstick is even more beloved. When you think of fried chicken, a coated and deep-fried chicken leg comes to mind. You’ll find that and more in these flavorful chicken leg recipes!
Some of us love quick and easy chicken recipes, but we’re not just the type to settle for small chicken parts. If you think you can’t conquer an entire chicken in one go, think again. These delicious whole chicken recipes will show you how you can transform every part of your chicken into perfection… all at the same time.
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There are so many things you can do with a chicken breast, but grilling is a stand-out. These chicken breast recipes let you experiment with herbs, seasonings and sauces to turn a neutral-tasting chicken breast into a work of art bursting with diverse flavors.
Just when you thought the tender goodness of chicken isn’t enough, here comes bacon. These quick and easy chicken recipes just got a whole lot better. Explore the possibilities of this wonderful marriage with these chicken and bacon recipes!
Next to the chicken leg, chicken wings are probably the most famous chicken parts to be made into fantastic, flavorful dishes. If you think hot and spicy chicken wings are all you can do with the appendage, think again! These homemade chicken wing recipes will have you craving more once you clean your plate.
Quick and easy chicken recipes can also be international. Why not enlist a little help from fellow foodies from the East? Have a delightfully distinct culinary experience with this homemade teriyaki chicken recipe!
Ever heard of Southern hospitality? Well, a big part of it is about the food. Why not bring a little Southern hospitality to your kitchen?
Wherever you are, you can lose yourself in hot and spicy goodness with this Nashville hot chicken recipe!
Quick and easy chicken recipes that cut across countries and time? Sign me up! This 18th century fried chicken recipe will prove to you why this meat has been loved for so long.
If you want to enjoy the simplicity of cooking chicken breats while keeping their tenderness, then baking is the way to go! These easy baked chicken breasts only have three ingredients: pesto, tomatoes and mozzarella. Quick, easy and bursting with flavor.
It may sound intimidating, but this General Tso chicken recipe is very easy to make. All you need to season the chicken are soy sauce, sesame oil, egg white and cornstarch. Use the same ingredients plus the magic of onion, ginger and garlic, and you have the sauce.
Louis CK's fried chicken recipe is just as good as his comedy! The secret to this one-of-a-kind fried chicken recipe is cayenne, paprika and corn flakes. And did I mention you’ll be using lemon too?
Burgers are usually branded as meaty and greasy, but not this one. This Sriracha chicken burger is actually quite healthy and lean, while at the same time unbelievably tangy! The spice and hotness of this recipe is raised to a whole new level by using pickled jalapeños.
Like I said, chicken goes with almost anything. That’s the beauty of these quick and easy chicken recipes! Roast asparagus and cherry tomatoes for this recipe. With some Italian dressing, balsamic vinegar and honey, you’ll be feeling noticeably healthier in no time.
As with most dishes, less is more. Simple brown sugar can take your quick and easy chicken recipes to a whole new level. With a little help from basil, marjoram and cilantro, this brown sugar chicken recipe will knock anyone’s socks off.
If you thought barbecue sauce and spinach could never go together, think again. Pulled chicken breast is all it takes to marry the two and create this wonderful pulled chicken burger recipe! It’s as easy as boiling the chicken breast, pulling it apart and seasoning it. It's also really healthy, in defiance of the anti-burger sentiment out there.
What makes a beloved dish new and exciting? The right proportion of meat and creaminess. Be meticulous with your butter and milk proportions when you make this recipe, and you'll end up with a better version of an American classic.
The Mexicans have their own take on quick and easy chicken recipes, too! Who can resist chopped tender chicken meat drizzled with adobo sauce? Add your classic mix of Mexican herbs and spices, and you have a smash hit dish!
Here’s one of those quick and easy chicken recipes for busy days. Chicken is cooked in jalapeño, lime juice, chicken broth and cilantro and then tossed in warm beautiful rice. There’s no easier way to have a fulfilling meal.
Upgrade your ordinary chicken sandwich with some avocados, lettuce and tomatoes. The key to getting this recipe right is using the best seasoning for your chicken and choosing the right kind of bread for your bun.
A quick and easy chicken recipe for breakfast? Check!
Imagine a sauce made of maple syrup, cayenne and butter coating your beautiful chicken legs. Eating these waffles is the best start to your day known to humankind.
Sushirittos are nori wrappers stuffed with all kinds of meats and vegetables. They’re a cross between sushi and a burrito. While this is a game-changer, making your sushiritto with orange chicken will elevate the recipe even further. It’s as easy as cooking all the ingredients and rolling them into one!
These 4th of July chicken recipes are meant for sustained festivities, but they can be served and enjoyed all year round. Don’t wait for the holiday to try making one of them!
Chicken is a staple all around the world, and that's where these two delicious and simple recipes come from! The chicken Napoli brings together tangy lime and creamy butter for a zesty yet hearty treat, and the spicy Thai grilled chicken leans much more heavily on the zest.
I love Outback Steakhouse, especially the Outback Alice Springs chicken. The thing is, going out costs money. Not to mention the effort of having to get dressed up to step out of the house to dine. So, I’ve decided to just make this amazing recipe myself! Not only is this homemade version of Outback Alice Springs Chicken recipe easy to make, it also tastes as good and as filling as the original!
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As a foodie, this list of quick and easy chicken recipes fill me with joy and excitement. I imagine it's probably similar to how Christopher Columbus felt when he saw the shores of America on the horizon for the first time; there are so many possibilities to explore! And that’s just with one kind of meat. Imagine fusing the recipes with beef, or pork, or lamb! There’s no stopping you from mastering these recipes, and, in doing so, becoming the master chef you’ve always been destined to be. So, take your pick, and have a fantastic experience with these chicken recipes!
Want some side dishes to go with your quick and easy chicken recipes? Try these 14 Easy Side Dishes For Chicken! Which of these quick and easy chicken recipes are you making first? Let us know in the comments section!
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