11 Baked Chicken Recipes Gallery

You can tailor this dish to your taste with seasonal ingredients, fresh herbs, and lots of butter

11 Baked Chicken Recipes


Pairing your chicken with fresh vegetables and plenty of herbs means your house will smell extraordinary, and you will have a one-pot dinner that will make everyone at the table happy. Are you in need of some inspiration? Check out these 11 baked chicken recipes to get your creative juices flowing.

Baked Chicken Cordon Bleu

Chicken cordon bleu is a French-inspired poultry dish that was developed by chefs in the United States in an effort to imitate stuffed meat dishes from Europe. "Cordon bleu," which means "blue ribbon" in French, has chicken, cheese such as Gruyère or Swiss, and prosciutto or ham as the basic ingredients.

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Baked Panko Crusted Chicken Breast

Jessica Chou

This easy baked chicken dinner is deliciously light and perfect for any weather.

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Baked Chicken Drumsticks with Spices

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Sear these drumsticks before throwing them in the oven to lock in their juiciness. You will love the curry-inspired spice on these baked drumsticks.

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Baked Chicken Topped with Cranberry Sauce


No need to wait until Thanksgiving to use cranberry sauce as a topping. Try it in this baked chicken recipe.

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Baked Chicken with Rice and Saffron


In Persian cuisine, this is traditionally a peasant dish made with lamb called “tah cheen” — tah means “bottom” and cheen means “to layer," and the dish is essentially layers of rice and meat. The bottom of the pan produces the delicious, flavorful, and crispy layer of rice called tah-deeg, which gives it the look of a golden brown cake.

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Baked Chicken with Spinach, Pears, and Blue Cheese

The fall flavor combination of pears and blue cheese brings a seasonal element to an otherwise simple chicken dish.

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Easy Feta-Chicken Bake

Ten minutes are all you need to prep a lively Greek-inspired baked chicken dish with peppers, parsley, and feta cheese.

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Maple-Mustard Baked Chicken

Enjoy this crunchy chicken at home for a family supper or take it along on a picnic to eat cold — no forks and knives required! For best flavor, shop for locally raised natural chicken and grade B maple syrup.

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Pumpkin Stuffed Chicken Breast

For the ultimate pumpkin dish, serve this pumpkin-flavored chicken. It's easy to make, and you can serve it as your main dish.

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Ricotta Pesto Stuffed Chicken Breasts


It is simple, but this recipe jazzes up chicken in a fun Italian way. You’ll get plenty of compliments.

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Spicy Baked Chicken

Yasmin Fahr

Don't let the spices in this dish scare you away — if you have them in your pantry, then this is a quick, satisfying, and easy dish to make for dinner. You can eat the chicken breast as is or serve it with rice, toasted pita bread, or as a baked chicken sandwich (great for leftovers!).

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