Healthy Chicken Recipes

Chicken recipes make weeknight dinners a cinch.

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Chicken Breasts with Tomatoes and Olives Recipes

100 Easy Chicken Recipes

Whether it’s grilled, sautéed, or roasted, here's your guide to the ultimate weeknight wonder: Chicken!

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Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Healthy Chicken Casseroles

For a heart-warming dinner full of delectable flavors, try one of these healthy chicken casserole recipes.

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Chicken Piccata Recipe

Delicious Chicken Dinners

We revisit America's favorite weeknight staple: Fresh new ways to deliciously moist and tasty chicken.

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Healthy Chicken and Guacamole Tostadas Recipe

25 Best Chicken Recipes

Our most popular ingredient, your top-rated recipes: Find 25 of Cooking Light's best chicken recipes from the past 25 years.

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Sautéed Chicken with Sage Browned Butter Recipe

Chicken Breasts 25 Ways

We've pulled together more than two dozen ways to bring new life to a weeknight staple.

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Kung Pao Chicken Tacos

New Ideas for Chicken

Fun recipes that put America's favorite bird in bright new flavor feathers

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Old Fashioned Chicken Potpie

Chicken Potpie Recipes

Who can resist this creamy, savory comfort food with tender chicken and a crispy topping? We love these warming, filling chicken potpie recipes and are sure that you and your family will too.

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Spicy Thai Coconut Soup Recipe

25 Chicken Soup Recipes

Where there's chicken, there's chicken soup. Find 25 healthier takes on the ultimate comfort food.

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Tequila-Glazed Grilled Chicken Thighs Recipe

Cooking with Chicken Thighs

Find a variety of recipes that bring new flavor to classic chicken thighs.

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Healthier Chicken Nuggets and Homemade Chips

Healthy Chicken Nuggets & Homemade Chips

We cut calories, salt, and fat big time in both the chicken nuggets and the chips. By Sidney Fry, MS, RD

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Maple-Glazed Chicken with Apple Brussels-Sprout Slaw Recipes

Superfast Chicken

Quicken your chicken with these dishes that require only about 20 minutes to prepare.

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Chicken and Black Bean-Stuffed Burritos Recipes

Quick Chicken and Turkey Dinners

Versatile and quick-cooking, chicken and turkey are staples of a healthy weeknight pantry.

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Ginger-Soy Chicken Thighs with Scallion Rice Recipes

Superfast International Chicken

These dishes come from all over the world, but none take more than 20 minutes to prepare.

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Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas

Recipe Makeover: Cheesy Enchiladas

We've made over this classic casserole by slashing calories, fat, and sodium so you can enjoy it more often.

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Pierce chicken with a fork

How to Sauté Chicken

Jazz up a basic chicken breast with a simple pan sauce. This easy technique puts dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes.

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Tequila-Glazed Grilled Chicken Thighs Recipe

Grilled Chicken Recipes

Whether you make a whole beer-can roasted chicken or a sizzling chicken fajita, these grilled chicken recipes are flavor-packed—guaranteed.

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This flavorful salad was legendary chef Eric Ripert's entry in our Market Basket Challenge.

Elegant Chicken

These recipes elevate chicken to company-worthy meals.

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Chicken and Couscous Salad

Top-Rated Chicken Recipes

It's already our most popular ingredient, but these chicken recipes also scored our readers' highest rating.

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Roast Chicken with Smashed New Potatoes and Garlicky Jus

Chicken & Spring Veggies

Tender and fresh, spring produce is a great partner to chicken. Find eight recipes featuring the two, plus our tips for choosing and using spring vegetables.

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Parsley Pesto

6 Simple Sauces

Jazz up a basic chicken breast with these versatile sauces. All are made with 6 or fewer ingredients.

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Pan-Fried Chicken

Lighter Fried Chicken

This pan-fried recipe cuts calories in half and reduces saturated fat by a whopping 92 percent. Trust us―you won't miss any of it.

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Seoul-ful Chicken with Minted Cucumbers

2007 Finalist

Seoul-ful Chicken with Freshly Minted Cucumbers

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Quick Tip: Carving a Chicken

Quick Tip: Carving a Chicken

Food Editor Ann Taylor Pittman shows the best method for carving, to endure your chicken stays moist and juicy.

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Margarita-Braised Chicken Thighs

Dinner Tonight: Margarita-Braised Chicken Thighs

This juicy, fruity chicken dish received rave reviews in our Test Kitchens.

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Grilled Chicken Tostadas

Quick and Easy Grilled Chicken Tostadas

Bottled salsa, canned beans, and preshredded coleslaw make this menu a snap to prepare.

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Cashew Chicken Conundrum

Cashew Chicken Conundrum

A Canadian reader sends in a nutty curry entrée for one of our most challenging makeovers.

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Trussing and Baking Poultry

Trussing and Baking Poultry

Step-by-step instructions for preparing your bird

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Spicy Chicken-Rice Bowl

From  Southern Living: 13 Shortcut Chicken Favorites

Have dinner ready in a flash with these quick and easy chicken meals.

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Our Favorite Roast Chicken

From Sunset: The West's Best Chicken

Make dinner extra tasty with the region's freshest flavors.

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