Chicken is one of the most popular foods we love to cook and eat. Low in fat, nutritious and quick and easy to prepare, it is the ideal meat for today’s busy consumer. You can bake it, fry it, grill it, boil it and even microwave it. It works fantastically well with sauces, herbs and marinades.
Here are our top 20 chicken recipes that are easy to make and will delight your friends and family.
1. Buffalo Chicken Bites
These are such an awesome snack, which could be a meal in itself if you have enough of them.
Recipe and directions: What’s Cookin, Chicago?
2. Chicken Enchiladas
This enchilada dish is sure to be a new family favorite! It is simple to put together and also perfect for leftovers.
Recipe and directions: Pink Parsley
3. Kaytucky Chicken
Chicken filled with a cream cheese, bacon & spring onion mix wrapped in puff pastry.
Recipe and directions: Kayotic
4. Easy Chicken Gyros & Tzatziki Sauce
Quick Greek-style chicken gyros you can whip up on busy nights in just 20 minutes.
Recipe and directions: Creme De La Crumb
5. Chicken & Sweetcorn Soup
This Chicken & Sweetcorn soup is nutritious, packed full of veggies.
Recipe and directions: Cast Iron Cookie
6. Spicy Coconut Crusted Chicken
Chicken breast marinated in coconut milk and coated with a crispy and spicy coconut crust. Served over pasta, this meal is great any day.
Recipe and directions: My Lavender Blues
7. Mochiko Chicken
Mochiko Chicken is a popular Hawaiian fried chicken dish made with a mochiko marinade.
Recipe and directions: Contemplating Sweets
8. Healthy Baked Chicken Nuggets
Next time your kids–or you!–have a fast food craving, consider these super easy and healthy baked nuggets as an alternative!
Recipe and directions: Almost Kosher
9. Maple Mustard Chicken and Sweet Potatoes Skillet
Bursting with flavor, this dish is perfect weekday comfort food. One pan, 30 minutes!
Recipe and directions: Delicious Meets Healthy
10. Chicken Cacciatore Meatballs
Moist, flavorful meatballs made from ground chicken and nestled among tender green pepper and onion strips.
Recipe and directions: Dizzy Busy and Hungry