Chicken recipes are always popular, from roast chicken to chicken curry and a warming chicken casserole, they’re the recipes we turn to most for feeding family and friends. Chicken is so versatile it fits the bill whether we want a speedy stir-fry, a comforting pie, a healthy salad, a family bake, a warming stew, a barbecue sizzler or a dinner party dazzler - it’s no wonder it’s one of our favourite ingredients.
From 5:2 diet approved recipes to hearty comfort food and spice sensations from around the world, our chicken recipes really do fulfill every need. For best value, buy a whole chicken and use it for two meals. Roast it for one meal, trying any of our tempting recipes, such as roast chicken with warm potato salad or lemon chicken with healthy mash, and use the leftovers the next day in a tasty Indonesian chicken pasta salad or chicken and sweetcorn noodle soup.
If you’re cooking for two, there’s no need to miss out on a roast with our sticky chicken and chorizo traybake roast recipe. Chicken breasts and all the vegetables are cooked together in one roasting tin so there’s no need for anything extra and it’s easy on the washing up too.
If you’re looking for inspirational ways to perk up a pack of chicken breasts, we have lots of recipes to get your juices flowing. Crunchy Buttermilk chicken with balsamic tomatoes and courgettes from the bestselling Ultimate 5:2 Diet recipe book makes a delicious low-cal supper and lemongrass chicken skewers with spicy squash salad is another healthy dish that won’t leave you feeling hungry.Chicken breasts with quick mushroom sauce is ideal for a supper in a hurry.
Always buy the best quality chicken you can afford and look for the Red Tractor Logo on packaging, it’s a quality assurance stamp that animal health and welfare standards have been met throughout the chicken’s life.
Our pick of chicken recipes will help you find new ways with chicken, whether you're feeding a crowd or making dinner for two, taking your time in the kitchen or looking for a fuss-free dinner after a long day.
This recipe collections shows you how to make the most of the bird and help you use up the whole chicken, from breading chicken breasts to make crispy chicken schnitzel with noodles to tender chicken thigh recipes such as a one pot make.
This Chinese five-spice chicken recipe is all about the marinade - and it's so worth the extra effort!
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Delicious Chicken recipes
Tarragon roast chicken is the perfect way to elevate your classic Sunday roast into something a bit more special.
Chicken souvlaki is an easy and flavourful way to serve chicken. Try serving it with warm pitta breads, tzatziki and salad for a light but filling meal
This easy one-tray chicken bake is packed with flavour and always a big hit.
This healthy coconut chicken dish is gently poached in an aromatic broth for a really full flavour...
Try a Sunday roast with a difference with this spatchcock recipe – if you take out the backbone, it cooks more evenly and prevents drying out
This rich sauce is quick to cook and makes a small amount of beef go a long way. Sherry and Madeira taste particularly good with chicken livers, but feel free to use white wine instead
Meena Pathak's lovely chicken tikka bites are great prepared in a wok or on the barbecue if the weather is good
Pineapples, chillies and limes liven up this Asian-style rice salad and griddled chicken dish
Chicken recipe collections
Healthy chicken recipes are easy to make an good for (and they all come in at fewer than 350 calories). Make guilt-free chicken soup, chicken wraps and more
Leftover chicken recipes to transform chicken into new meals including warming chicken soup and tasty chicken salads
Summer chicken recipes using seasonal ingredients, including chilli chicken skewers, chargrilled chicken and a chicken Caesar salad recipe
Chicken thigh recipes that will be a midweek staple, including Korean-style marinated chicken with noodles, harissa chicken with chickpea salad or a one pot chicken bake with chorizo and kale