10 Chicken Recipes You Need to Know (Slideshow)
October 22, 2013
Beasley's Honey Fried Chicken
Chef Ashley Christensen of Beasley's Chicken + Honey in Raleigh, N.C., shares her recipe for old-fashioned Southern fried chicken. Served hot off the stove or chilled in the fridge, this dish is the perfect chicken entrée.
Organic Chicken and Sweet Potato Pot Pie
For a twist on the traditional chicken pot pie, try this recipe that adds sweet potatoes for a homemade taste and a dish that's hearty enough to get you through the winter.
For your upcoming holiday gatherings, this is a great dish for entertaining. You can prepare it hours in advance and warm it up just before serving.
Tarragon Chicken Salad with Creamy Blue Cheese Dresssing
This main-course salad layered with flavors delivers the best of the herb garden along with the wonderfully warm, creamy flavors of blue cheese, honey, and tarragon.
Peanut Whole-Wheat Pasta with Chicken and Vegetables
Looking for an easy, balanced meal that's easy on the budget? This pasta recipe is a complete meal in a bowl, with whole-grain carbohydrates from the pasta, protein from lean chicken breast, and plenty of fiber, vitamins, and minerals from the vegetables.
Buffalo Chicken Skewers
These Buffalo chicken skewers use ground chicken, which is much leaner than wings, mixes the sauce and blue cheese right into the mix, and gets a bake in the oven. Not only are they great for parties, but they're also a whole lot less greasy than their bony brethren!
Toasted Tuscan Chicken Sandwich with Roasted Red Peppers, Fontina, and Pesto Mayonnaise
Use up that leftover chicken in a surefire and colorful way. If you don’t have pesto, use regular mayo. For a little added zip, drizzle the chicken with a tiny bit of oil and vinegar.
Whole Roasted Chicken
With a balance of seasoning that includes fresh herbs and lemon, you can’t go wrong with this classic recipe.
Weeknight Chicken Parmesan
Cooking dinner during the week shouldn’t take up a lot of time. This recipe uses Del Monte's canned diced tomatoes and canned green beans to help you put together a delicious, healthy Italian meal in minutes.