Chicken is a common staple in many American diets, but the same grilled or roasted chicken can get boring after awhile. We truly believe every day should be chicken day. However the key to enjoying chicken to its fullest is serving unique and flavorful chicken-based dishes.
This collection of 30 chicken recipes will help you enjoy your chicken with a host of delicious spices and sauces. Peruse the list below and find the one of a kind meal that speaks to you. If you are as chicken obsessed as we are, you might even want to try all 30.
There is no such thing as too much chicken… especially with so many diverse ways to prepare it. Once you have tried some of the recipes below, stop by Sin City Trucks and let us know which recipe you liked the most. Though once you try our wings we think there will be a clear winner.
Here are 30 chicken recipes that we think you should go try right now.
Lemon and chicken are a time tested pair. This recipe features a delicious lemon herb sauce that is guaranteed to leave your family and friends wanting more. Plus, there are only seven ingredients and you can cook it in under 30 minutes. That’s what we call a win-win.
If you are craving a little more spice in your dinner, check out this recipe. The cayenne rub is the perfect amount of spice to leave its mark on this chicken dinner. It pairs perfectly with the avocado salsa and, let’s face it, this meal is just plain beautiful.
We all love a good old chicken soup, and this is one of our favorites. The lemon adds a unique and delicious tang to this stew and the orzo makes it especially filling. This is a perfect winter meal to help fight the flu, but we won’t tell if you decide to eat it all year long.
One glance at this photo and you may be fooled into thinking these tacos will take a lot of work, but in reality they can be prepared in just 25 minutes. Which is perfect, because it won’t take much effort, but it will look as if you have been cooking for your guests all day long.
This simple roasted chicken recipe may not look like much, but the saffron and lemon come together to create a truly spectacular flavor experience. Don’t be surprised if this becomes your go-to chicken recipe.
Something about a chicken casserole is comforting. This mouth-watering meal tastes like something your Grandma would make and has all the delights of home-cooked comfort food. This is the kind of recipe that gets passed down through generations.
When we first came across this recipe we thought the title was a little cheesy… then we tried it. And holy yum! The sauce is to die for. This is one chicken recipe we highly recommend bookmarking.
Everyone loves an easy slow cooker recipe, but this one has an added punch. The thai flavors make this slow cooker chicken taste unique. The complexity of the flavor will make it seem as though this recipe took a lot more work than it will.
We would be thrilled to try a chicken breast stuffed with any one of those things, but all three? Now we are talking! Expect to have a lot of people asking for your recipe at the end of the night. It is up to you if you choose to share.
Some of the best recipes are the ones that take a traditional meal and add a twist. This recipe is not a teriyaki bowl or a traditional chicken casserole… it is both. And trust us when we say these two things make an amazing pair.
If it were up to us, everything would be covered in cream sauce. Life would just be better that way. While not everyone would agree with us, we do think they would all agree that this recipe is a keeper.
We are firm believers that people do not cook with sage enough. This often overlooked herb adds a distinct flavor that will make your chicken taste like it came straight from a five-star restaurant
Those looking for a healthier way to prepare their chicken will love this fresh, juicy salad. This is the perfect recipe if you have leftover grilled chicken that you do not know what to do with. Throw it together with some strawberries and spinach and let the deliciousness ensue.
For those of you who are less concerned about making your chicken healthy, we invite you to try out this cheesalicious casserole. But beware… it is highly addictive and you may find yourself wanting to make it again and again and again.
What is better than chicken and rice? Chicken and rice with chorizo! It seems whenever you add chorizo to something, it becomes infinitely more delicious. This is just another example of that. Whether you serve this for family dinner or a dinner party, it is sure to be a crowd pleaser.
If you are looking for a simple recipe that takes chicken and makes it into an amazing, mouth-watering, unforgettable dish, then this is the recipe for you. With just a few unique ingredients this recipe will bring your chicken from good to phenomenal in a matter of minutes.
No list of chicken recipes would be complete without a link to a chicken pot pie recipe. There seem to be an infinite number of chicken pot pie recipes available (more proof that this is a beloved meal), but we are willing to argue that this is one of the best ones out there.
When in doubt, add herbs. We never cease to be amazed by how much a few herbs can change a meal. This simple recipe only has eight ingredients, yet it produces a dish full of complex flavors that will leave you licking your lips.
We refuse to enter the debate about what the best fried chicken is. We know it is a heated argument and we wouldn’t want to offend anyone. That being said, this southern fried chicken recipe is so good we feel certain it was concocted in a back country chicken by a Southern mamma who knows a thing or two about chicken. Best served with sweet tea.
This is the kind of meal that practically forces you to go back for seconds. It’s a simple twist on the traditional Osso Buco that leaves you with a healthier, but equally incredible, meal. The citrus and herb sauce coats the chicken and penne with flavor that lingers long after you have licked your plate clean.
We happen to know a thing or two about chicken wings, so you can trust us when we say this is one recipe worth saving. The whole meal takes about 20 minutes to prepare. It is perfect for a family dinner, an appetizer during the game, or a mouth-watering treat at your next party. However you serve it, be prepared to see the plates cleared in a matter of minutes.
When you think, “how should I prepare my chicken today?”, you probably do not immediately jump to a pumpkin seed sauce. We were a little bit surprised by this pairing ourselves, but once we gave it a try we knew it had to make the list. Don’t believe us? Try it for yourself and you will understand.
This roasted chicken hardly includes any seasoning other than olive oil, salt, and pepper. That means all the focus is on the renowned truffle flavor that is bursting from every seam. For a simple recipe that tastes like it would cost a fortune at a white tablecloth restaurant, look no further.
We would like to shake the hand of the person who first came up with chicken kiev. It is so simple on the surface. It is just chicken, corn flakes, butter, and herbs. And yet the result is something so delectable that people continue to serve it year after year. We chose the time-tested Betty Crocker recipe for a reliable version of this favorite dish.
Roasted chicken seems to have a lot of common partners. Daikon is not one of them. In fact, most people do not even know what daikon is. But we recommend you find out, because it is super easy to make and even easier to fall in love with. It may even become a staple in your kitchen after trying this recipe.
Another way to add unique flavor to traditional roasted chicken is to slather it with this apricot and currant sauce. This sweet meal is guaranteed to make mouths water and impress whomever you choose to serve it to.
Add some flavor to you chicken stew with this recipe. The cumin and ginger in this dish give it a distinct flavor and a slight kick that make this a stand out meal. If the flavor is not enough to convince you to try this dish, consider the fact that is also super easy to put together and will be ready to eat in less than half an hour.
Just the words “scallion puree” make our mouths water. Through braised chicken on top of it and we are so in. This meal is a great crowd pleaser and an easy way to impress your guests with a one of a kind dish. We would be willing to bet most of your guests have never had scallion puree. We are also willing to bet that they will love it.
All you need to prepare this traditional New Orleans dish is a functioning slow cooker and a handful of ingredients. The result? A spicy and exceptional chicken sauce that tastes great served over a bed of white rice. Though we expect you will be sneaking finger fulls before the rice is ready. We doubt there will be any leftovers from this meal.
If you are looking for an easy marinade for your chicken, it does not get much easier than this. It only takes four ingredients (brown sugar, vegetable oil, vinegar, and soy sauce) to turn you chicken into a remarkable piece of culinary art. Okay, that might be an exaggeration, but the point is people will love it.
Speaking of easy ways to get delicious chicken, why cook at all when you can have some of the best chicken available without the hassle? Here at Sin City Trucks we have a passion for chicken. Come say hello at Ben’s BBQ or Sin City Wings and experience our delicious chicken in its full glory. It is way easier than cooking at home and we promise you will not be disappointed.