It’s a Tuesday night, and you are staring into your freezer wondering what to make for dinner. You had spaghetti last night, grilled chicken the night before that, and you don’t want to spend an hour making dinner tonight because you’re tired. We’ve all been there. No one wants to be stuck in that same dinner slump, and it will destroy your wallet if you keep ordering take out. Look no further! Here are ten chicken breast recipes to kick start your meal times and give you a bit of much needed variety! Savory and delicious, these recipes are sure to make your tummy (and wallet) happy!
Yes. This is exactly what I want in a dinner. Made with nothing more than hot sauce, cheese, and a side of potatoes, this recipe is a fun and easy way to spice up that chicken breast. Just imagine sitting down to this meal. Dripping with cheese and hot sauce, maybe you can add a side of carrot sticks and ranch dressing. The perfect pick-me-up for a bland Tuesday night!
Baked chicken is always delicious. The juices and natural flavors of the chicken are so much more powerful when you take the time to bake it. And with small chicken breasts, it will take even less time than trying to bake the entire chicken at once! The secret is to brown it all around in a skillet beforehand, and then only place it in an oven for a few minutes to let it continue cooking! No more dry, rubbery chicken! The mystery has been solved – this is how to get juicy, moist baked chicken.
Rachael Ray has done it again! In only 30 minutes, this delicious masterpiece could be sitting on your kitchen table! I love lemon chicken, and this is an incredible spin on a classic dish. It just looks so very amazing! I might not use an entire jar of capers, but a few would be perfect to compliment the bold flavors in this dish!
This recipe takes 4 – 6 hours to cook, so you will need to plan ahead for it. After the first bite, the preparation and waiting will have been worth it. The mixture of curry, ginger, cashews, tapioca, and perfection will take all of your cares away. Such a savory dish will make you forget that you are eating chicken!
I love hummus! What an easy way to quickly turn a boring chicken breast into an exciting meal! With a side of squash, it’s healthy and tasty! Definitely worth a try.
Here is another recipe that is both healthy and mouth-watering. This is a casserole, however, and will take 30-45 minutes to cook fully in the oven. But as with all casseroles, you can just pop it in the fridge once you’re done eating and eat it for lunch all week. That is the beauty of the casserole. To me, at least.
Yes! They have brought my favorite fruit to my favorite white meat! The delicious pineapple is a chicken breast’s best friend, and this recipe proves it! All you need is a can of pineapples, honey, ginger, and soy sauce! Don’t forget the chicken breast.
While this is a more complicated dish, if you are serious about changing up your chicken dinner routine, you have got to try this! It’s crunchy on the outside and savory on the inside, and the addition of cheese makes it an instant favorite with anyone who loves cheese! Choosing a healthy side dish is a must. It’s easier to eat a plate full of veggies if your main course is this delicious!
Fresh and sweet, this sandwich puts a fun spin on an old concept! It’s easy to make and tastes amazing! With fruit and yogurt, it’s definitely a heart-healthy choice for lunch or dinner. Add a side of fruit slices or banana chips, and you’ve got yourself a nice meal that will make your tummy and your waistline very happy!
The best way to spice up a chicken breast is with a harmonious medley of pasta and mushrooms. It’s easy, filling, and wonderful! Aside from mushrooms, you can toss in a ton of other ingredients such as almonds, tomatoes, and just about anything else to go with your dish! This recipe is incredibly versatile, so depending on what else you have in your fridge, you can still make a 5 star meal!
Don’t be afraid to branch out and try new recipes! They may take a while to learn the first time, but very soon you won’t even need to follow directions! You will cut your prep time in half and be that much closer to delicious, savory meals to make with that same old chicken breast. Tuesdays have never looked so exciting!