75+ of the Best Chicken Recipes for Your Family
If you keep a stock of chicken in your freezer and need new chicken recipes, you're in the right place! Whether it is easy chicken recipes for weeknights, healthy chicken recipes or chicken recipes for a holiday dinner, you're sure to find a new favorite to share with your loved ones.
How many different ways can you cook chicken?
There are so many different ways to cook chicken: pan fry, braise, grill, slow cooker, air fry, bake, boil, sous vide...and the list goes on.
What temperature does chicken have to be cooked to?
Chicken should always, always be cooked to an internal temperature of 165º Fahrenheit. If you undercook it, you could get food poisoning. If you overcook it, it may be dry. Get a nice internal probe thermometer to check the temperature of meats.
How long does cooked chicken last in the fridge?
According to the USDA, chicken should be eaten within 4 days of cooking.
Chicken Breast Recipes
Classic chicken breast recipes. We know them, grew up on them...and love them. Whether it is for grilled chicken, baked chicken, casseroles or shredding, chicken breasts are one of the most versatile meats! Try one of our recipes out for something new.
Chicken Thigh Recipes
You may not think to use chicken thighs in recipes, but chicken thigh meat is actually very economical to buy, plus it bakes up juicy and tender. You can buy bone in chicken thighs with skin, or you can buy boneless skinless chicken thighs. Here are a few of our favorite recipes using chicken thighs.
Crockpot Chicken Recipes
There are all kinds of slow cooker chicken recipes that you can find. Stews, soups and even casseroles. But we've got a few unique recipes for you to try, all using shredded chicken made in the slow cooker. Shredded chicken is perfect for nachos, potatoes, tacos and sandwiches.
Instant Pot Chicken Recipes
Chicken instant pot recipes are key to have on hand for busy weeknights. The instant pot means quick cook time. Dinner is many times ready in well under an hour. Make anything from curry to Mexican to honey mustard chicken in your pressure cooker.
Baked Chicken Recipes
Many times when we think of chicken, fried chicken comes to mind. And we know that fried chicken isn't the healthiest food ever. You can get amazing flavor and tender chicken by baking it in the oven. Sheet pan dinners breaded chicken alike are delicious with bone-in or boneless chicken.
Chicken Soup Recipes
Chicken soup is for the soul, right? It's the ultimate comfort food. We've got several easy chicken soup recipes that you can share with your loved ones both in the winter (yay soup season!) but also any other season. Here are a few of our favorite soup recipes with chicken:
My family loves when I make homemade chicken wings. They think it is a party! We prefer baked chicken wings, just because they are a little healthier. You could also make air fryer chicken wings. Use our recipes and adapt them to the type of air fryer you have.
Chicken Casserole Recipes
You may have grown up on your mom's chicken casserole recipes. There is just something about a casserole that is comforting. We've taken a few casseroles and gave them updated twists. Some casseroles use shredded chicken, others cubed chicken.