Baked, fried or sauteed chicken makes chicken lovers go crazy. Chicken not only tastes good, but is also good in nutritive values. Cooking chicken is easy, but it requires practice, skill and right technique. Here are following recipes focusing on chicken breast which comes handy for you, so what are you waiting for to show your culinary skills and enjoy your meal.
1. Healthy Roasted Chicken and Veggies
This is a super straight forward recipe where veggies and chicken are roasted at the same time in the same pan, so there’s minimal prep necessary. Add a cooked grain to round out the meal.
2. Chicken Shawarma and Sweet Potato Fry Bowls
Shawarma lovers, create your own version of shawarma at home, using spices such as paprika and cumin to coat your chicken. With couscous, olives and tahini yogurt sauce making this portable dish taste even more authentic, you’ll be the envy of your coworkers.
3. Healthy Greek Chicken Meal-Prep Bowls
Sectioned plastic containers are a must for meal-prep purposes and this recipe is a perfect example of how useful they are. The yogurt sauce, chicken, veggies, and farro are best kept divided until it’s time to eat.
4. Spicy Chicken and Sweet Potato Chicken Meal-Prep Magic
It’s easy, it’s got fewer than five main ingredients, it makes eight servings, it’s well-balanced, and it’s delicious. Magic is a pretty perfect word for this meal-prep recipe.
5. Pesto Chicken Pita Pockets
You can always make your own pesto; however if time is a limited resource for you, a store-bought version works just fine. Stir it into a pile of roasted chicken and veggies, and pack the mixture into pita pockets.
6. Cilantro Lime Chicken With Cauliflower Rice
Lime juice and cilantro keep the chicken tasting light and fresh, while the spicier cauliflower rice and black bean combo gives it a kick of flavor. And since it’s equally tasty eaten hot or cold, it’s an ideal option for an on-the-go meal.
7. Jerk Chicken Meal-Prep Bowls
Recipes like this prove that meal prepping is totally worth it. With spicy chicken, sweet pineapple relish, and fragrant Spanish rice, it might be hard to believe, but this flavor-packed combo really can come together in just 30 minutes… and last you through four lunches or dinners.
8. Fiesta Chicken Rice Bowls
Fiesta is right—brimming with spiced corn, brown rice, salsa, and peppers, these colorful chicken and rice bowls make every meal feel festive. They’re also prepped and ready to go in just 20 minutes. If only all parties were this easy to put together!
9. Meal-Prep Chicken Burrito Bowls
Skip the lines at Chipotle, but not your Mexican fix. From the chicken and the corn to the rice and the beans, these quick and easy combos give you everything you want in a burrito bowl, while kale and cherry tomatoes add even more nutrition.
10. One-Pan Healthy Chicken and Veggies
These vibrant meals are as tasty as they are good-looking, thanks to seasonings like chili powder, onion powder, and paprika coating the colorful veg. There’s the option to add cheese, but with so much other fun stuff going on, we doubt you’ll miss it if you leave it out.