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    The 30 BEST Chicken Recipes

    Chicken Recipes are what so many of us are always on the look out for… What to cook with that chicken?

    Be it thighs, breasts or ground chicken, there are so many new things and some old classics that you can whip up for your family. You can bake it, stir fry it, casserole it, stew it, braise it and so, so much more. We have compiled this fabulous list of Chicken Recipes from the GypsyPlate archives.

    From different curries and stews from all over the world, to kababs and stir fries and meatballs, it has all the types of cooking methods.

    Go through all and you night discover some new flavors in the same good old chicken. Life is all about exploring great novel flavors, and GypsyPlate loves bringing them to your kitchen…

    The 30 BEST Chicken Recipes.

    1. Mediterranean Braised Chicken with Apricots

    This gorgeous Mediterranean braised chicken is your coq au vin taken to the next level! So many layers of flavor, yet so easy. Impress your guests or save it for yourself, the choice is yours!

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    2. Crockpot Tuscan Chicken

    This crock pot Tuscan chicken is drenched in a creamy sauce loaded with great Mediterranean flavors. It’s one easy and delicious make ahead weeknight dinner!

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    3. Japanese Teriyaki Chicken Bowl

    This Teriyaki Chicken Bowl is absolutely Irresist-A-Bowl! Tender juicy chicken, glistening in tasty sauce, alongside Asian coleslaw and creamy avocado. All atop a bed of hot rice. Yum!

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    4. Tomato Basil Chicken

    over head picture of tomato basil chicken on a blue platter

    This tomato basil chicken is a quick, light and tasty weekday meal. The sweetness from the orange marmalade is a great complement to the freshness of the tomatoes and basil!

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    5. Creamy Pesto Chicken Skillet

    This creamy pesto chicken skillet is a great weeknight dinner recipe. It happens super fast, 3O minutes fast! Tender chicken and loads of veggies in a delicious creamy pesto sauce. YUM!

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    6. Jambalaya Soup

    Jambalaya Soup! This hearty soup is boldly flavored with great Creole seasoning and is loaded with meats and veggies. It’s great on the stovetop, or in a slow cooker or instant pot.

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    7. Jamaican Curry Chicken

    This Jamaican Curry Chicken is a MUST for all you fellow curry lovers. It’s super easy and absolutely loaded with great flavors!

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    8. Creamy Parmesan Chicken Meatballs

    These creamy parmesan chicken meatballs are an easy weeknight dinner the whole family will love. They’re a great keto friendly option as well!

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    9. Thai Basil Chicken (Pad Krapow Gai)

    Are you looking for a really fast meal that’s really tasty? Not only is this Thai Basil Chicken (or Pad Krapow Gai) bursting with flavor, you can whip it up in 15 minutes or less. This might be your easiest recipe yet!

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    10. Crock Pot (or Instant Pot) Hawaiian Pineapple Chicken

    This Hawaiian Pineapple chicken is a fall off the bone hit. Just a few minutes of hands on time and your trusty crock pot or instant pot does the rest!

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    11. Easy Creamy Chicken Skillet

    This creamy chicken skillet is your weekday best friend. It’s super easy , it’s super tasty and it’s a low carb bomb. Start to finish in 30 minutes, this just may become a new staple in your rotation.

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    12. Crustless Rotisserie Chicken Pot Pie Casserole

    Pot pie without the pie? Yes, if you are like me craving those comfy, cozy flavors without the extra work. This one is for those lazy days.

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    13. Chicken Chapli Kababs

    These Chicken Chapli Kababs are moist, tender and perfectly spiced. No wonder they’re so popular in Pakistan and parts of India!

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    14. Pesto Bruschetta Chicken

    This gorgeous dish highlights two summer favorites: fresh basil and vine ripe tomatoes! It’s a great keto meal prep option, only 10 minutes of prep time and then your trusty old oven does the rest.

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    15. Baked Honey Mustard Chicken

    baked honey mustard chicken legs

    Sweet, Savory, Sticky, Saucy… Meet your new favorite meal prep option. This baked honey mustard chicken only takes 10 minutes of your time, the oven does the rest!

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    16. South African Chicken Curry

    A milder and sweeter alternative to Indian and Caribbean curries, this South African Chicken Curry is still jam packed with flavor!

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    17. Summer Detox Chicken Buddha Bowl

    overhead picture of summer detox chicken buddha bowl with colorful napkin beside

    Need a healthy meal to wash away those summer hamburgers and ice cream cones? Try this light and tasty Buddha Bowl. In case you haven’t heard, Buddha Bowls are the big thing now!

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    18. Kung Pao Chicken

    kung pao chicken in a black bowl with rice

    Kung Pao Chicken – it’s savory, it’s sweet, it’s tangy, and those dried chilis give it just a bit of kick! Don’t be intimidated by the number of ingredients, you can whip this up in half-hour or less. Perfect week-night meal!

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    19. Creamy Lemon Chicken

    Creamy Lemon Chicken in a cast iron pan.

    Easy and delicious! This chicken can make for a relatively easy week night meal, but looks and tastes so good it will impress guests as well. I love it with orzo, pearled couscous or bread! On it’s own, great for the keto crowd!

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    20. Chicken Lettuce Wraps with Peanut Sauce

    chicken lettuce wraps on a blue plate alongside peanut sauce

    Inspired by P.F. Chang, this quick and tasty dish is a sure crowd pleaser! A great appetizer for guests or pot lucks, or an easy low-carb meal option!

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    21. Chicken Masala

    bowl of chicken masala alongside rice and roti cut lemons and cucumber

    Homestyle Indian Masala. Simple, yet crowd pleasing. Impress your friends and neighbors… Guess what? Indian doesn’t have to mean spicy! But it sure means flavorful!

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    22. Chicken Caldereta

    Chicken Caldereta… Try this mild yet tasty coconut based Filipino stew. It’s packed with loads of veggies and tons of flavor!

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    23. Healthy Chicken Ramen Stir Fry

    healthy chicken ramen stir fry in a blue bowl

    Healthy ramen? Who would have thought! This stir fry is packed with veggie power and nice lean protein. Take your pantry staple to a whole new level!

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    24. Kedjenou Chicken (Ivory Coast Stew)

    Kedjenou is a beloved stew in the Ivory Coast. It’s so simple, yet so spectacularly tasty. Do you want it spicy? Oh, I will show you how to make it spicy!

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    25. Chicken Jollof Rice

    jollof rice on a cast iron pan

    This colorful and tasty one pot meal is a West African classic. Simple preparation, then in the oven it goes. Impress your guests with this easy and exotic treat!

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    26. Crack Chicken (Crockpot / Instant Pot)

    This addictingly delicious Crack Chicken is loaded with creamy cheesy goodness. And it’s topped with bacon. This easy recipe is equally great in the crockpot or instant pot.

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    27. Filipino Chicken Asado

    This Filipino Chicken Asado is simple in nature, yet there are so many flavors going on at the same time. It’s a brilliant combination of tangy, sweet, sour and savory.

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    28. Trinidadian Curry Chicken

    This curry chicken from the Caribbean island country of Trinidad hits close to home. Curry powder and fresh herbs and aromatics in their green seasoning form the base of this super simple chicken affair.

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    29. Chicken Tikkas

    Chicken Tikkas… the most classic of Indian appetizers. Yet these tikkas will be among the most versatile recipes in your arsenal. Have them with naan, over salads with mint chutney, or just by themselves. The possibilities are endless!

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    30. Chicken Tikka Gyros

    three chicken tikka gyros on a platter

    These Chicken Tikka Gyros are a tasty fusion of Greek and Indian. Never heard of that combination? Me neither! But it sounded good and tasted even better! Don’t let the long list of ingredients scare you, it’s pretty easy!

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    Wow… suddenly you have all these great chicken recipes to try whenever there is chicken for dinner. These flavors are finger licking delicious and very comforting.

    Pin or bookmark this amazing collection in your favorite folder, and you can return back to them any time you’re hunting for chicken recipes. Hope you enjoy cooking through all of them. Have fun…

    Chicken recipes.

    The 30 BEST Chicken Recipes

    This collection of easy Chicken Recipes will give you a world of new ways to cook your favorite bird. For an easy start, try this tomato basil chicken:

    Ingredients

    • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
    • 2 Tbsp butter
    • 1 Tbsp olive oil
    • 2 tsp salt
    • 2 tsp pepper
    • 1.5 pt cherry tomatoes, halved
    • 3 Tbsp orange marmalade
    • 2 tsp red wine vinegar
    • 1/3 cup fresh basil

    Instructions

      1. Melt 1 Tbsp butter with olive oil in skillet over medium heat.
        Season chicken with salt and pepper, cook 5 minutes per side, until slightly browned. Remove to plate and set aside.
      2. Lower heat to medium-low, add remaining butter to pan. Once melted add half of cherry tomatoes, scrape browned bits from chicken and mix.
      3. Add 3-4 Tbsp water, vinegar, orange marmalade and remaining cherry tomatoes. Cook about 5 minutes, stirring continuously.
      4. Add salt and pepper to taste, along with basil.
      5. Serve tomato mixture over chicken.

    Notes

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