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!


Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Healthy Chicken Casseroles

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


Chicken Piccata Recipe

Delicious Chicken Dinners

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


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.


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.


Kung Pao Chicken Tacos

New Ideas for Chicken

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


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.


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.


Tequila-Glazed Grilled Chicken Thighs Recipe

Cooking with Chicken Thighs

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


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


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Parsley Pesto

6 Simple Sauces

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


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.


Seoul-ful Chicken with Minted Cucumbers

2007 Finalist

Seoul-ful Chicken with Freshly Minted Cucumbers


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.


Margarita-Braised Chicken Thighs

Dinner Tonight: Margarita-Braised Chicken Thighs

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


Grilled Chicken Tostadas

Quick and Easy Grilled Chicken Tostadas

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


Cashew Chicken Conundrum

Cashew Chicken Conundrum

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


Trussing and Baking Poultry

Trussing and Baking Poultry

Step-by-step instructions for preparing your bird


Spicy Chicken-Rice Bowl

From  Southern Living: 13 Shortcut Chicken Favorites

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


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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