Chicken Tonight: May 2011
Saffron-Marinated Chicken Skewers
Marinating the chicken pieces in a saffron-scented yogurt mixture gives this Indian-style chicken an exotic flavor, yet it's super-easy to make.
Saffron-Marinated Chicken Skewers Recipe
Honey Chicken Wings
Start with a jar of salsa for this 4-ingredient appetizer wing recipe. Simply adding honey and ginger to store-bought salsa turns it into a super-flavorful coating.
Honey Chicken Wings Recipe
Muffulettas are one of the signature sandwiches of New Orleans, and this chicken version is considerably lower in fat than the traditional ones packed with ham and salami.
Chicken Muffuletta Recipe
Chicken and Rice With Black Beans
Online reviewers rave about this recipe as an easy weeknight dish. Because it's brimming with veggies in addition to the rice, chicken, beans and cheese, it really is a one-dish meal.
Chicken and Rice With Black Beans Recipe
Soft Tacos With Spicy Chicken
Add distinctive flavor to chicken tacos by seasoning the chicken with herbs and chipotle chiles and cooking in a mixture of olive oil and Mexican beer.
Soft Tacos With Spicy Chicken Recipe
Spanish Chicken and Rice
Tomatoes, garlic, onion, peas and olives give this easy chicken dish its Spanish flair. If you prefer not to cook with wine, just substitute 1 cup of chicken broth.
Spanish Chicken and Rice Recipe
Island Chicken and Rice
Bring the flavor of the islands to your table with this chicken dish featuring coconut milk, pineapple juice and toasted macadamia nuts.
Island Chicken and Rice Recipe
Saffron Chicken and Rice with Dates
Chicken seasoned with saffron and cooked with dates and tomatoes is typical of North African cuisine.
Saffron Chicken and Rice with Dates Recipe
Chicken and Peppers with Coconut Rice
Simplify dinner by cooking the chicken and peppers in a skillet first, then cooking the bean side dish in the same skillet after you remove the chicken.
Chicken and Peppers with Coconut Rice Recipe
Baked Chicken and Rice
Instead of cooking the rice separately, combine uncooked rice with canned tomatoes, chicken both and orange juice, then bake it along with the chicken in a casserole dish.
Baked Chicken and Rice Recipe
Sweet-and-Sour Chicken and Rice
Truly a one-dish meal, everything is cooked in one Dutch oven, making both cooking and cleanup easy as can be.
Sweet-and-Sour Chicken and Rice Recipe
Roast Chicken with Arugula Tomato Salad
Freshen up a simple roasted chicken by serving it over a bed of arugula, fresh herbs, cherry tomatoes and feta cheese.
Roast Chicken with Arugula Tomato Salad Recipe
Creole Chicken and Vegetables
This speedy one-dish meal is a great way to bring the flavors of New Orleans to your table without spending all day in the kitchen.
Creole Chicken and Vegetables Recipe
Not all gumbos are full of seafood–this one brims with pieces of tender chicken and spicy sausage. And, in keeping with the tradition of gumbos, it's thickened with a rich roux and filé powder.
Chicken-and-Sausage Gumbo Recipe
Chicken on Bacon Mushroom Ragout
Make a sophisticated dish of pan-roasted chicken by serving it over a savory mixture of sautéed mushrooms and bacon.
Chicken on Bacon Mushroom Ragout Recipe
Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya
Jambalaya is a one-skillet meal featuring cooked rice with vegetables and almost any kind of meat. Chicken and andouille sausage are the stars here, with a supporting cast of tomatoes, onions, peppers, and garlic.
Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya Recipe
Serve these chicken-veggie skewers with a side of rice and your favorite salad for a complete meal.
Chicken-Vegetable Kabobs Recipe
Cajun Oven-Fried Chicken
Add a touch of Cajun spice to this all-time favorite Southern dish. Because it's oven fried, this chicken has less than 4 grams of fat per serving.
Cajun Oven-Fried Chicken Recipe
Stuff boneless chicken breasts with a mixture of couscous, chopped tomato, kalamata olives and feta cheese for a Mediterranean main dish.
Couscous-Stuffed Chicken Recipe
Chicken Cacciatore Recipe
Chicken Piccata with Capers
To make this classic Italian recipe, brown thin pieces of chicken in a skillet, deglaze the pan with lemon juice, wine and capers, and serve over pasta. It's easy enough for weeknight family fare, but special enough for company.
Chicken Piccata with Capers Recipe
Herbed Chicken Parmesan
Take a shortcut with this classic Italian dish and use a jarred pasta sauce instead of making tomato sauce from scratch.
Herbed Chicken Parmesan Recipe
Chicken and Basil Calzones
Making calzones is easy when you start with a can of refrigerated pizza crust dough.
Chicken and Basil Calzones Recipe
Grilled Chicken with Italian Salsa
Make a simple salsa with fresh tomatoes, basil, balsamic vinegar and a splash of orange juice, and spoon it over grilled herbed-marinated chicken breasts.
Grilled Chicken with Italian Salsa Recipe
Italian Chicken with Chickpeas
This rustic meal is cooked in one skillet in about 20 minutes, making it ideal for a quick weeknight dinner.
Italian Chicken with Chickpeas Recipe
Chicken Stuffed with Sausage and Breadcrumbs
Stuffing chicken breasts with a mixture of sausage and breadcrumbs is a great way to turn plain chicken into an extraordinary entrée.
Chicken Stuffed with Sausage and Breadcrumbs Recipe
Italian-Seasoned Chicken Breasts
One of the easiest ways to add Italian flavor to chicken is to coat it with Italian-seasoned breadcrumbs and serve with an herbed tomato sauce.
Italian-Seasoned Chicken Breasts Recipe
Chicken Focaccia Sandwiches
Top sliced chicken with onion, bell pepper and cheese, and serve on focaccia bread for a quick and easy main dish sandwich.
Chicken Focaccia Sandwiches Recipe
Simmering the chicken pieces in tomatoes, olives, golden raisins, balsamic vinegar and basil provides the flavors of Sicily in this one-skillet dish.
Sicilian Chicken Recipe
Pesto Fettuccine with Chicken
Pesto and pasta are two quintessential Italian ingredients, and when you combine them with tomatoes and chicken, you've got dinner.
Pesto Fettuccine with Chicken Recipe
Spicy Chicken Sandwiches
Coat boneless chicken breast halves in crushed tortilla chips and pan-fry them for pieces of crispy, low-fat "fried" chicken.
Spicy Chicken Sandwiches Recipe