Chicken is a nice option for dinner, but if you find yourself making the same recipes over and over, it might be time to try some new chicken recipes instead. Who knows, maybe some of these will become winning chicken favorites you’ll want to have on repeat! Chicken is certainly a versatile protein and suits all kinds of flavors and seasonings. You can enjoy recipes for chicken that are spicy, creamy or traditional, braise it in red or white wine, make pies and casseroles with chicken, and so much more besides.
Chicken Braised in Red Wine
This dish features braised chicken in red wine with vegetables and fresh herbs. Paired with creamy mashed potatoes, this slow-braised chicken is always a crowd-pleaser and perfect for a delicious dinner.
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Tasty Tangerine Chicken Stir Fry
This tangerine chicken stir fry pairs juicy, succulent chicken breast with a sweet, delicious Asian tangerine sauce. It’s a little spicy, a little sweet and a little savoury, for the perfect flavour balance. This is one of those chicken recipes you will eat again and again.
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Chicken Enchilada Soup
This Chili’s copycat chicken enchilada soup recipe is easy, tasty, and perfect for any night of the week. It can be made with rotisserie or leftover chicken.
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One Pot Chicken and Rice
For a quick and easy weeknight dinner, consider this baked chicken and rice casserole with Brussels sprouts and bacon, a hearty and filling one pot meal that’s sure to please the whole family. Perfect for cooler months, this tasty recipe is a great way to use simple ingredients like chicken and rice in a flavorful way.
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Fried Chicken Sandwich Recipe
This Fried Chicken Sandwich recipe is a deliciously satisfying upgrade from the fast food version, with a perfectly seasoned, golden brown coating and mouthwatering toppings. It’s a finger-licking deliciousness will elevate your sandwich game to the next level!
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Easy Chicken Madras Curry
An easy-to-prepare chicken madras curry is the perfect comfort food for cold weather, thanks to its warming and spicy Indian flavors. This authentic dish combines tender chicken with aromatic spices, making it a quick and easy dinner recipe that’s sure to become a household favorite.
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Cheesy Baja Chicken and Bell Pepper Skillet
This cheesy Baja chicken and bell pepper skillet, is packed with south of the border flavors. With juicy chicken, fresh veggies, and a blend of Mexican seasonings, all topped with melted Pepper Jack cheese, this chicken cheesesteak dish is sure to become a new family favorite!
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Chicken Pot Pie Soup
A hearty meal is a must-have to keep you satisfied and warm all year round. This deliciously creamy chicken pot pie soup with a heart-shaped biscuit topping is one of the best comfort food recipes you shouldn’t miss.
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Kung Pao Chicken
Bursting with flavor and beyond easy to make, this Gluten-Free Kung Pao Chicken is a tasty twist on your favorite take-out dish. The perfect combination of salty and sweet, this savory recipe is sure to become your new weeknight staple.
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Sheet Pan Chicken and Brussel Sprouts
I know you are all super busy so I have a quick and easy dinner for you! This Sheet Pan Chicken and Brussel Sprouts is a no-brainer winner of a chicken dinner that will please even the pickiest eaters in your house.
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Soy Glazed Chicken Thighs
Soy-Glazed Chicken Thighs have the juiciest and most tender meat under a wonderfully crispy chicken skin. This family favorite comfort food has only four basic ingredients. Add this to your list of favorite chicken recipes!
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Campbell’s Chicken Curry
This foolproof Campbell’s Chicken Curry is the perfect easy weeknight meal your family will love. It’s loaded with tender chicken, vegetables and a flavorful broth made with curry, turmeric and Campbell’s Cream of Chicken Soup.
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Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie
This Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie will have you feeling like you’re right back in grandma’s kitchen. There’s nothing quite like the flavor of homemade pot pie, and you’re about the unlock the secrets of how to cook it perfectly.
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Air Fryer Chicken Kabobs
Chicken breast seasoned to perfection with olive oil, Italian seasoning, and black pepper on kabob skewers. Add the beautiful colors and sweet flavors of bell peppers and onions, then cook in the air fryer, and you’ve got yourself wonderfully delicious chicken kabobs that will have your mouth watering in less than 20 minutes!
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Slow Cooker Crack Chicken
Slow Cooker Crack Chicken is a delicious, easy, and addictive recipe. Filled with chicken, cheese, bacon, and all of the yummy things that make your palate do a happy dance.
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Coconut Curry Chicken
Coconut Curry Chicken is always delicious! Knowing that you can make it quickly and easily, makes it even better!
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Lemon Caper Chicken
Lemon Caper Chicken is a classic restaurant recipe you’ll enjoy for a delicious dinner again and again. It’s like chicken piccata, but made with better for you ingredients!
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Thai Basil Chicken
A delicious, simple, quick, and easy, spicy Thai Basil Chicken recipe (Pad Krapow Gai) made with diced or ground chicken, yardlong beans, and fresh Thai basil tossed in a savory umami sauce made with fish sauce, oyster sauce, and sugar.
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Lemon Chicken with Squash
This One-Skillet Lemon Chicken with Summer Squash is a bright and flavorful dish that’s perfect for busy evenings. Tender chicken breasts are cooked with fresh squash and zucchini to create a delicious meal that’s ready in just 30 minutes.
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Prepare to fall madly in love with this Creamy, dreamy Mustard Chicken Recipe. It is a delicious classic French dish that tastes outstanding.
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Baked Mustard Chicken Meatballs
These baked mustard chicken meatballs feature lightly seared balls of ground chicken, rice, and spices baked in a creamy mustard sauce. The recipe makes plenty of meatballs to satisfy your hungry family on busy weeknights.
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Chicken Piccata with Gnocchi
Thinly sliced chicken is dredged in seasoned flour and sautéed in a dreamy lemon butter pan sauce with wine and capers. Then add some gnocchi to this chicken piccata for the ultimate tasty comfort food dinner! Only 25 minutes start to finish!
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Creamy Chicken Pasta
On your table in just 30 minutes – this Creamy Chicken Pasta is a winner every time! Packed full of fall flavors like red wine, mushrooms and thyme, it’s a perfect Saturday night dinner – that you will love to have in your lunchbox come Monday. And sure to become your new favorite pasta dish!
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Grilled Chicken Thighs
Grilled chicken thighs are such a killer, underrated meal. They’re super easy, quick, and utterly delicious.
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Chicken Shorba is just another type of chicken curry in Pakistani cuisine. Unlike chicken karahi that is slightly dry with little gravy in it, chicken shorba is a curry with soup-like gravy.
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Creamy One-Pan Tomato Spinach Chicken
This tomato spinach chicken is a one-pan wonder, and perfect for a weeknight meal. The creamy sauce is full of flavor, and it’s super easy to make. Pair it with polenta, pasta or mashed potatoes for a great family dinner experience.
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Simple Chicken Karahi Recipe
Chicken Karahi is a flavourful chicken curry dish that is so easy to make. This recipe uses Pakistani style karahi with simple spices that give you well-balanced aroma and taste.
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Dutch Oven Chicken
Do you have a dutch oven? Dutch ovens make some of the most delicious, tender chicken you’ll ever have, and this dutch oven chicken recipe is proof!
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Sheet Pan Plum Roasted Chicken
This sheet pan recipe is a beautiful blend of sweet plums and soft red onions with roasted chicken. Everyone will be asking for seconds and licking up their plates.
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Sundried Tomato Pasta with Chicken
Make this flavor packed Sundried Tomato Pasta with Chicken in just 20 minutes for a deliciously simple weeknight meal. This super creamy sauce boasts delicious flavors from crème fraîche, sun-dried tomatoes and dried herbs. This is one of my simplest chicken pasta recipes as it requires minimal prep and no chopping whatsoever!
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