25 Best Chicken Thigh Recipes

Roasted Olive Chicken Thighs

Roasted Olive Chicken Thighs
5

Tim Love steps away from Texan cuisine and shares a homey side of himself with this roasted chicken thigh recipe. Click here to see 101 Ways to Cook Chicken


By Tim Love

Pan-Roasted Chicken Thigh Sandwich

Pan-Roasted Chicken Thigh Sandwich
4

Chef Michael Ferraro won the Mezzetta sandwich charity challenge with this recipe, and after trying it, it's easy to tell why. Don’t be intimated by the ...


By Michael Ferraro

Chicken Thigh Confit Po’Boy Recipe

Chicken Thigh Confit Po’Boy Recipe
5

At Café Adelaide and the Swizzle Stick Bar, Chef Chris Lusk stuffs a French baguette with a roast chicken thigh confit, tomatoes, and pickles to create his ...


By Chris Lusk

Cashew Chicken

Cashew Chicken
3.05

Here's a delicious slow cooker recipe for the Chinese favorite. So good, and with fairly easy prep. Serve this over steamed brown or white rice for a quick ...


By Karen Petersen

Catch and Catch Miami Executive Chef Hung Huynh’s Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Catch and Catch Miami Executive Chef Hung Huynh’s Chicken Lettuce Wraps
5

These spicy sweet chicken lettuce wraps are lean and flavorful. Rich with Asian flavors, this recipe from Executive Chef Hunh Huynh of Catch and Catch Miami ...


By Hung Huynh

Braised Chicken with Tomatillo Salsa

Braised Chicken with Tomatillo Salsa

If you haven’t noticed by now… I love one-pot cooking. Especially when the pan can go from the stove to the table!This meal came to me while I was walking ...


By Cindy's Table

Coronation Chicken Sandwich

Coronation Chicken Sandwich

The dish was created for and served at the 1953 coronation of the baby Prince George's great-grandmother and current British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II. ...


By Jason Hicks

Japanese Curry and Rice

Japanese Curry and Rice
3.5

My mother always likes to say this is the first thing she ever made that was so good, my sister and I literally licked our plates clean. Luckily, this curry ...


By Jessica Chou

Burgoo Recipe

Burgoo Recipe
2

A Kentucky Derby favorite, this stew has a "social" aspect to it. It's been used as a way to gather people together. We don't blame them, it's declicious!


By 21 Club

Shredded Chicken Stuffed Flautas

Shredded Chicken Stuffed Flautas

Indulge in this Mexican classic meal, which features chicken, pico de gallo, and fresh guacamole.Recipe courtesy of Sombrero Mexican FoodClick here to see ...


By Emily Jacobs

PointsPlus Tex-Mex Chicken with Zucchini Recipe

PointsPlus Tex-Mex Chicken with Zucchini Recipe

In the mood for a trip south of the border without crossing it? This is the ticket. A little Tex-Mex spiced chicken, a little zucchini and corn, and some ...


By WeightWatchers.com

Peppered Chicken with Tomatoes and Zucchini Recipe

Peppered Chicken with Tomatoes and Zucchini Recipe
4.3

This is another very simple chicken dish, concentrating on big flavor — this time it’s pepper, with a glancing visit to India. It’s an all-in-one dish with ...


By Antony Worrall Thompson

Chicken Bulgogi

Chicken Bulgogi
3.1

If you like the sweet and savory bulgogi flavor, but don't like red meat, this one's for you! Bulgogi is a marinated meat dish made with thin slices of ...


By Hyosun Ro

Negima

Negima

Restaurants in Japan often specialize in one kind of cooking, such as yakitori, soba, or tempura. Yakitori literally means "grilled chicken," but ...


By Nancy Singleton Hachisu

Paul’s Venezuelan Chocolate Chile Chicken

Paul’s Venezuelan Chocolate Chile Chicken
3.65

There are very many versions of chocolate chile chicken, but I chose to include this one as it’s fantastically quick and easy to make. I can’t promise it’s ...


By Paul Young

Chicken and Vegetable Pasta Salad

Chicken and Vegetable Pasta Salad

Looking for a reliable and delicious pasta salad recipe? Definitely try this one, then, which celebrates the best of summer produce — zucchini, yellow ...


By Pasta Fits

Slow Cooker Chicken Casserole

Slow Cooker Chicken Casserole
3

This casserole may take some time to make, but it's definitely worth it. The chicken and beans are both soft and full of flavor. For more recipes, ...


By Emily Jacobs

Slow Cooker Tarragon Chicken with Mushroom Cream Sauce

Slow Cooker Tarragon Chicken with Mushroom Cream Sauce
4.5

The most delcious tender chicken with an amazing sauce. Perfect if you're having company or if you want to make something special for dinner.See all slow ...


By Karen Petersen

Chicken Scarpariello

Chicken Scarpariello
3.25

I would venture to say that, along with chicken parmigiana, chicken scarpariello is one of the most recognized chicken recipes in America. Chicken ...


By Lidia Bastianich

Omurice

Omurice
3.85

Omurice is a popular, contemporary Japanese fusion creation blending a Western omelette and Japanese fried rice. It’s usually enjoyed at home but also can ...


By Namiko Chen

Cauliflower and Chicken Makloubeh

Cauliflower and Chicken Makloubeh
4.15

Have you ever cooked upside down?Makloubeh (which translates literally into "upside down") is a famous Levantine one-pot rice, spice, and vegetable dish. ...


By Sawsan Abu Farha

Chicken Goulash with Biscuit Dumplings

Chicken Goulash with Biscuit Dumplings

"Creamy chicken stew and biscuits baked together is the ideal meal in a pot. F&W’s Grace Parisi’s version is unforgettable: The gravy is boldly spiced, and ...


By FOOD and WINE Magazine

Lemongrass Chicken Pad Thai

Lemongrass Chicken Pad Thai
5

Everyone loves chicken pad thai, Thailand's deliciously spicy noodle dish. The noodles used are rice sticks, which, besides being delightfully chewy, are ...


By Ming Tsai

Chicken with Artichoke Hearts, Olives, and Capers

Chicken with Artichoke Hearts, Olives, and Capers
4

Cookbook author and Bon Appétit contributing editor Dede Wilson has made this with boneless, skinless thighs as well as breasts. You can also substitute ...


By Lodge Cast Iron

Cold-Smoked Fried Chicken Recipe

Cold-Smoked Fried Chicken Recipe
5

This is the best fried chicken ever. The smoke permeates the meat, seasoning it from the inside out. Combined with the crunchy exterior and juicy meat, it ...


By Ideas in Food

Best Chicken Thigh Recipes

What is Chicken Thigh?

What is chicken? Chicken is a type of poultry available in many sizes and varieties, fresh, frozen, and pre-cooked. How to Buy: Choices: broiler-fryers: weigh 2 ½ -4 ½ lbs.; Rock Cornish game hen weigh 1-2 lbs.; roasters weigh 5-7 lbs., roast whole; Capons: male chickens weigh 4-7 lbs. roasted. Stewing/baking hens: 2-5 lbs. Cock/Roosters: mature males; need long, moist cooking. Chickens are sold in parts: breasts, ...