Traditional recipes

Chicken Recipes

Chicken Recipes

You can never have too many ideas for how to cook chicken. Never get stuck in a rut again!

Best Chicken Recipes for Summer

  • Barbecued Chicken on the Grill

    BBQ Chicken cooked slowly on the grill, slathered with your favorite barbecue sauce — does it get any better? This is the best recipe for making perfect BBQ chicken for all your summer gatherings and cook outs.

  • Elise Bauer

    Tandoori Chicken

    6 hrs, 55 min

    Gluten-Free, Low Carb

    Make tandoori chicken on your grill! Chicken legs marinated in lemon juice, yogurt, and aromatic spices.

  • Elise Bauer

    Classic Chicken Salad

    This family favorite chicken salad is made with celery, bell pepper, green olives, apple, lettuce, and mayo—plus a secret ingredient that makes all the difference!

  • Elise Bauer

    Beer Can Chicken

    What's Beer Can Chicken, you ask?! A whole chicken cooked upright with a can of beer as its base. The reward? Tender, falling-off-the-bone chicken that's moist on the inside, crispy on the outside.

  • Elise Bauer

    Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

    Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos are such an easy meal, either on a busy weeknight or for a party. Just throw chicken, spices, and pineapple juice (the secret ingredient!) in the slow cooker, and let it cook for hours. Leftovers freeze well for later.

  • Elise Bauer

    Jerk Chicken

    Caribbean jerk chicken full of flavor and and a good amount of heat, using habaneros (or scotch bonnet chili peppers) and allspice. Make jerk chicken in oven or grill.

  • Elise Bauer

    Grilled Cilantro Lime Chicken

    45 min

    Gluten-Free, Healthy, Low Carb, Paleo

    Grilled Cilantro Lime Chicken! Marinate skinless boneless chicken breasts in lime juice and cilantro marinade and then quickly grill to perfection. So easy!

  • Hank Shaw

    BBQ Grilled Chicken Wings

    These Amazing BBQ chicken wings are slow-grilled and slathered in a classic Buffalo wing sauce. Make plenty because everyone will want seconds!

  • Sally Vargas

    Grilled Salsa Verde Chicken

    Hot summer weather just begs for easy, fast meals on the grill, and this Salsa Verde Chicken is exactly that. With homemade or store-bought salsa verde, they require almost zero effort but deliver big flavor.

  • Elise Bauer

    Chicken Pozole Salad

    35 min

    Gluten-Free, Healthy

    All the great fixings of chicken posole, in a salad! Chili rubbed sauteéed chicken breasts with hominy, avocado, radishes, salad greens.

Recent Chicken Recipes & Ideas

  • Jessica Gavin

    Tuscan Chicken Pasta Skillet

    This quick and easy Tuscan Chicken Pasta Skillet is a one-pot noodle dish made with simple, yet flavorful ingredients. Marinated chicken breast is tossed with tender spaghetti, tomatoes, artichokes, olives, freshly grated Parmesan cheese, and herbs. It’s the perfect easy weekday meal!

  • Nick Evans

    Grilled BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

    It’s summertime and that means it’s time to grill! These easy grilled BBQ chicken sandwiches are just what you (and your backyard) ordered. Tangy barbecue sauce, shredded chicken, and toasty bun piled high crunchy slaw make this a family dinner win!

  • Elise Bauer

    Classic Chicken Salad

    This family favorite chicken salad is made with celery, bell pepper, green olives, apple, lettuce, and mayo—plus a secret ingredient that makes all the difference!

  • Hank Shaw

    BBQ Grilled Chicken Wings

    These Amazing BBQ chicken wings are slow-grilled and slathered in a classic Buffalo wing sauce. Make plenty because everyone will want seconds!

  • Sally Vargas

    Easy Weeknight Chicken Ramen

    A warm bowl of ramen need not be a big ordeal of time or fuss, as this weeknight chicken ramen attests. Boost store-bought chicken broth with some flavor enhancers and assemble your bowls in under 30 minutes.

  • Lisa Lin

    Chicken Fried Rice

    Chicken Fried Rice! This take-out classic is an easy weeknight meal! It's made on the stovetop with chicken, eggs, onions, carrots, peas, and rice.

  • Elise Bauer

    Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

    Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos are such an easy meal, either on a busy weeknight or for a party. Leftovers freeze well for later.

  • Sally Vargas

    Skillet Chicken Thighs with Potatoes, Carrots, and Greens

    1 hr

    Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Healthy, Low Carb, Paleo

    Crispy skillet chicken is cooked in a flavorful lemon broth and served on a bed of Swiss chard, potatoes, and carrots. This bistro-style oven braised chicken with vegetables has everything you love about cozy comfort food.

  • Coco Morante

    Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

    This Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup is loaded with shredded chicken, tomatoes, corn, and beans. It's ready so fast in the pressure cooker! Don’t forget to garnish this weeknight soup with avocado, lime, and, of course, tortillas.

  • Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Chili

    Slow Cooker Chicken Chili is perfect for busy weeks! Make it with chicken thighs or breasts, onions, celery, black beans, frozen corn, chicken broth, tomato puree, and spices. Combine everything in a crockpot or slow cooker, and let it simmer all day while you're away.

  • Nick Evans

    Chinese Orange Chicken

    Get the best of Chinese Orange Chicken takeout at home! This recipe is loaded with sweet citrus flavors, sesame seeds, and scallions. It’s surprisingly easy to make. All you need is a large skillet. And don’t skip the orange zest in the sauce—it’s the most important piece!

  • Nick Evans

    Rotisserie Chicken Alfredo

    Homemade alfredo on a weeknight? Yes! You can have this super kid-friendly Chicken Alfredo on the table in 25 minutes. Rotisserie chicken makes it a snap, or you could use leftover chicken.

  • Sally Vargas

    Tex-Mex Shepherd’s Pie

    Get your forks ready and dig into this Tex Mex take on the comfort food classic Shepherd’s Pie. It’s spicy, cheesy and loaded with chicken, beans, and corn, then topped with creamy mashed potatoes. You’re looking at pure weeknight dinner deliciousness.

  • Katie Morford

    Winter Chicken Salad with Tangy Miso Dressing

    41 min

    Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Healthy, Low Carb

    This Chopped Chicken Salad is easy to put together and filling enough to eat for dinner! Made with fennel, mandarin oranges, avocado, and a flavorful miso dressing, it's perfect for winter but also endlessly adaptable to the seasons.

  • Nick Evans

    Chicken Freezer Burritos

    Chicken Freezer Burritos are your answer to a quick, family-friendly weeknight meal! They're easy to make and delicious (when reheated correctly!). Here's everything you need to know about how to make freezer burritos you'll actually want to eat!

  • Claudia Cash

    11 Wing Recipes to Make Your Super Bowl Soar

    Wings and football go hand-in-hand, but when it comes to the Super Bowl, you really want those wings to take flight. We have just about every cooking method covered and so many different flavors to choose from! These recipes are sure to take any party to new heights!

  • Sally Vargas

    Chicken Udon Soup with Bok Choy

    Give basic chicken noodle soup a twist with thick, chewy udon noodles and shredded gochujang chicken. Put it all together in a bold broth layered with ginger, toasted sesame oil, and soy sauce and you have a delicious dinner ready in 30 minutes—start to finish.

  • Coco Morante

    Instant Pot Chicken and Rice

    Classic chicken and rice adapted for the pressure cooker! Combine everything in the pot, and come back to a perfectly cooked casserole. Easy, cozy weeknight dinner.

  • Elise Bauer

    How to Make Chicken Stock

    Three tried and true methods for making GREAT homemade chicken stock. One method involves simmering a chicken carcass with vegetables. The other methods require sautéing chopped pieces of backs and wings first, before simmering with water and veggies.

  • Elise Bauer

    Barbecued Chicken on the Grill

    BBQ Chicken cooked slowly on the grill, slathered with your favorite barbecue sauce — does it get any better? This is the best recipe for making perfect BBQ chicken for all your summer gatherings and cook outs.

  • Jessica Gavin

    Tuscan Chicken Pasta Skillet

    This quick and easy Tuscan Chicken Pasta Skillet is a one-pot noodle dish made with simple, yet flavorful ingredients. It’s the perfect easy weekday meal!

  • Nick Evans

    Easy Chicken Lo Mein

    Making chicken lo mein at home means you can clear the fridge of whatever veggies you've got on hand, and have dinner ready faster than it would take to call for takeout. Win!

  • Elise Bauer

    Chicken Piccata

    Easy Chicken Piccata! Takes 20 minutes to make. Chicken breast cutlets, dredged in flour, browned, served with sauce of butter, lemon juice, capers, and stock or wine.

  • Elise Bauer

    Tandoori Chicken

    6 hrs, 55 min

    Gluten-Free, Low Carb

    Make tandoori chicken on your grill! Chicken legs marinated in lemon juice, yogurt, and aromatic spices.

  • Sara Bir

    Air Fryer Chicken Wings

    Wings and your air fryer are a match made in heaven! Fast, crispy, no big mess—what’s not to love? Pair this air fryer chicken wing recipe with gochujang sauce and toasted sesame mayonnaise, and you’ve just entered chicken-wing utopia!

  • Nick Evans

    Goldfish Chicken Tenders

    Goldfish Chicken Tenders are the ultimate kid-friendly snack that meets the ultimate kid-friendly dinner! These tenders are baked in the oven to crispy perfection. But guess what? Adults love them, too.

  • Lisa Lin

    Chicken Tikka Masala

    This easy stovetop Chicken Tikka Masala tastes just like your favorite Indian take-out and is ready in under an hour. Leftovers are even better the next day!

  • Nick Evans

    Chicken Piccata Pasta

    Chicken piccata gets the full pasta treatment! Cook the penne, make a quick butter sauce, and assemble it all together. This easy lemony chicken dish will wow your kids!

  • Summer Miller

    The Best Dry-Brined Roast Chicken

    1 hr, 25 min

    Gluten-Free, Low Carb

    Dry-brined roasted chickens are the best way to get succulent, juicy meat, and crispy, golden skin! The best part? You only need 5 minutes and some space in the fridge!

  • Elise Bauer

    Chicken Pot Pie

    Here's a from-scratch Chicken Pot Pie adapted from Marshall Field's classic recipe. With a slow-cooked chicken, a creamy vegetable filling, and a handmade pie crust, this pot pie is the ultimate comfort food.

  • Nick Evans

    Chinese Orange Chicken

    Get the best of Chinese Orange Chicken takeout at home! This recipe is loaded with sweet citrus flavors, sesame seeds, and scallions. And don’t skip the orange zest in the sauce—it’s the most important piece!


Watch the video: Your Chicken Recipes Just Got a Whole Lot Sexier.. (September 2021).