Healthy Chicken Dishes
Packed with protein and low in saturated fat, poultry can be a great choice when you're looking for a healthy dish. From classic chicken noodle soup to ginger-lime chicken salad and more, we're serving up dozens of healthy chicken recipes.
This chicken entree is ideal for dinner on a hot summer evening.
Chances are you already have a recipe or two for how to bake chicken breast. Chicken is a favorite mealtime choice in many households, and with good reason. It's low in fat and high in protein, and its mild flavor means it goes well with ingredients both common and exotic. Finding new recipes to keep your menu planning fresh and exciting can be a challenge, especially if you're cooking for a family. That makes chicken breast a great choice. Like the proverbial little black dress, you can dress chicken up or down depending on the occasion. Versatile chicken offers so many options, you need never get bored.
Bacon-wrapped asparagus is a classic side dish, and those same ingredients grace this easy chicken skillet.
Green curry paste and coconut milk join forces in the Thai-inspired sauce for this flavorful slow cooker chicken dinner.
Skewers are easy to eat and are great for entertaining. Toss veggies and chicken in a sweet, zesty marinade and thread in an alternating pattern to perfect this recipe.
A balance of sweet, sour, and spicy flavors are often noted in Thai dishes. This chicken recipe is an example of lively and tempting combination.
Rotisserie chicken and fresh ingredients including tomatoes and avocadoes combine in this quick dinner salad that's satisfying and nourishing. It's perfect for those eating Paleo or gluten-free diets.
Skinless, boneless chicken breastis easy to flatten and stuff and adapts to a variety of flavors, such as cheese and spinach in this main-dish recipe.
Your slow cooker makes homemade chicken noodle soup a breeze! Stir in a scoop of reduced-fat cream cheese to thicken up the broth and serve with a chunk of your favorite bread or some crackers.
Apples lend sweetness to this healthy chicken curry dinner that includes heart-healthy lentils and spinach.
In place of mashed white or sweet potatoes, cut calories by serving this pesto-topped chicken with a butternet squash mash.
The orange in this whole grain, protein-packed salad doesn't refer to a sugary Asian sauce, but to a summery citrus dressing.
A quick pan gravy elevates this chicken dinner from dull to dinner party-worthy.
Maque Choux is a Cajun staple of spiced-up corn and other vegetables. Use the condiment like salsa on these open-faced pulled chicken sandwiches.
Toss these chicken meatballs in any rice, pasta or soup recipe you enjoy or just eat them with a toothpick as an appetizer!
Bubbly beer keeps the batter light to let the flavor of the chicken shine through. Serve with a side of baked fries for a homemade fast food dinner.
Tostadas are an excellent vehicle for leftovers. Steak or shrimp would work just as well as chicken in this Mexican meal.