Chicken Dinner Recipes

Looking for chicken dinner recipes? Try one of these favorite dishes like chicken parmesan, potpies, stuffed chicken breasts, casseroles, fried chicken and more.

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Smoked Mozzarella Chicken with Pasta

Take an ordinary chicken breast into wow territory with just a few extra ingredients. Use prosciutto instead of ham to make the dish extra smoky. —Naylet LaRochelle, Miami, Florida
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Cucumber Chicken Croissants

Cucumber Chicken Croissants

Cucumber Chicken Croissants

When my friends and I were new moms, we started organizing lunchtime play groups for our kids. Here's one of the recipes I made for them. It's their hands-down favorite. —Shannon Brown, Omaha, Nebraska

Mediterranean Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Mediterranean Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Mediterranean Stuffed Chicken Breasts

In my first apartment, I started cooking chicken with feta and sundried tomatoes. Now I serve it with rice pilaf and a salad. —Amanda Rochette, Cambridge, MA

Lemony Chicken & Rice

Lemony Chicken & Rice

Lemony Chicken & Rice

I couldn’t say who loves this recipe best, because every time I serve it, it gets raves! Occasionally I even get a phone call or email from a friend requesting the recipe, and it's certainly a favorite for my grown children and 15 grandchildren.—Maryalice Wood, Langley, British Columbia

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Harvest Vegetable Bake

Harvest Vegetable Bake

Harvest Vegetable Bake

This delicious dish is packed with a large assortment of vegetables. Served with a green salad, it makes an excellent entree.

Herbed Chicken Strips

Herbed Chicken Strips

Herbed Chicken Strips

A mild mixture of herbs and spices adds delicious flavor to these chicken breasts. This doesn't take long to prepare, so it's a recipe I pull out of the file often. —Barbara Wall Yucaipa, California

Favorite Chicken Breasts

Favorite Chicken Breasts

Favorite Chicken Breasts

"With its rich, creamy sauce, this easy baked chicken is a favorite," notes Traci Claycomb of Vero Beach, Florida.

Chicken and Vegetable Stew

Chicken and Vegetable Stew

Chicken and Vegetable Stew

Try this satisfying stew with tender chicken and veggies in a creamy gravy. There are only a handful of ingredients, but it still delivers that old-fashioned flavor. Serve it with the grilled cheese, or with fresh from the oven biscuits.

Nacho Chicken Pitas

Nacho Chicken Pitas

Nacho Chicken Pitas

Crunched nacho tortilla chips left over from the taco salad made earlier in the week coat these tender chicken strips. This is a great sandwich recipe for families.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Spanish Rice Empanadas

Spanish Rice Empanadas

Spanish Rice Empanadas

The shells for this main course call for refrigerated pie crust, which must be folded into pockets. Inside, you’ll find tender pieces of chicken and rice accented with Spanish spices. Delicious!

Chicken with Dilly Ham Sauce

Chicken with Dilly Ham Sauce

Chicken with Dilly Ham Sauce

Whether you're preparing a weekday meal or entertaining weekend company, this delicious chicken dish is sure to please. The mustard adds a little "zip", and the ham sauce is a tasty way to top it off.

Best Rosemary Chicken

Best Rosemary Chicken

Best Rosemary Chicken

This is a terrific recipe for anyone who cooks for one or two people. Plus, it can easily be doubled to feed more. It is perfect for fast-paced weekdays and makes a complete meal when served with buttered beans and rolls. -Luke Armstead, Oregon City, Oregon

Quick Asian Chicken Dinner

Quick Asian Chicken Dinner

Quick Asian Chicken Dinner

This quick microwave dish for two is perfect for a busy day. Soy sauce and chicken broth bring out flavors of the chicken and veggies.—Carolyn Zimmerman, Fairbury, Illinois

Italian Chicken Cordon Bleu

Italian Chicken Cordon Bleu

Italian Chicken Cordon Bleu

Streamline any weeknight with this pretty main dish full of pleasing flavors. Chop the pepper ahead and pick up sliced mushrooms, and you’ll have this microwaved in moments. —Laura Mahaffey, Annapolis, Maryland

Saucy Peach-Balsamic Chicken

Saucy Peach-Balsamic Chicken

Saucy Peach-Balsamic Chicken

I throw this sweet-savory chicken dish together in no time on a weeknight. I serve it with rice and steamed broccoli, and the whole family loves it. —Trisha Kruse, Eagle, Idaho

Rosemary-Orange Roasted Chicken

Rosemary-Orange Roasted Chicken

Rosemary-Orange Roasted Chicken

Guests will fall in love at first sight of this impressive citrus and savory herb roasted chicken—a big hit when my best friend’s mom came for a visit. —Sarah Vasques, Milford, New Hampshire

Sweet Salsa Chicken

Sweet Salsa Chicken

Sweet Salsa Chicken

“My family loves this saucy Southwestern-style chicken, and it fits well within my sensible meal plan,” Joanne Watters from Cobourg, Ontario shares. “Add fresh pasta and a tossed salad, and a satisfying dinner is served!”

Chicken Finger Tacos for Two

Chicken Finger Tacos for Two

Chicken Finger Tacos for Two

“Using chicken fingers in this recipe makes for the perfect size taco and also cuts down on prep time,” writes Kathy Williams of Layton, Utah. “I like to pair it with Spanish rice and refried beans for a complete meal for two!”
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