Quick Chicken Recipes

Roasted, Grilled, Baked or whichever way you prefer there are numerous quick chicken recipes to get your dinner ready in a few minutes. Let’s explore together a packed quick chicken recipes gallery together; we start with Chicken and Cashews recipe.

Chicken and Cashews Recipe

chicken and cashews - from quick chicken recipes gallery
chicken and cashews – from quick chicken recipes gallery

Yield: 4 servings

What you need:

  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 6 teaspoons low-sodium soy sauce
  • 4 teaspoons sherry, dried
  • ½ cup onion, chopped
  • ½ cup celery chopped
  • 4 teaspoons oyster sauce
  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breast
  • ½ cup red bell pepper, chopped
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • 1 cup low-sodium chicken broth
  • 2 teaspoons fresh ginger, grated
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil, divided
  • ¼ c up unsalted dry-roasted cashews, chopped
  • ½ cup chopped onions, green
  • 2 minced garlic cloves

Preparation:

Total time: 25 minutes

Prep – 15 minutes

Cook -10 minutes

  1. In a large bowl, mix the chicken with 2 teaspoons soy sauce and 1 tablespoon cornstarch. Toss to coat evenly.
  2. In a small bowl combine the remaining soy sauce, 1tablespoon cornstarch, chicken broth, and honey and oyster sauce.
  3. In a non-stick skillet heat ½ tablespoon oil over medium heat.
  4. Add the chicken mixture to the skillet and sauté for 3-4 minutes. Remove and set aside.
  5. Heat the remaining ½ tablespoon oil in the skillet then add red bell pepper, celery and onion, sauté for 1-2 minutes. Add ginger and garlic paste. Cook for 1-2 minutes.
  6. Pour in the chicken mixture and sauté for 1-2 minutes. Stir-in the broth.
  7. Bring to boil, stirring continuously.
  8. Remove from heat.
  9. Sprinkle with green onions and cashews and leave it to cool.

You can serve with your favorite noodles

chicken cashews and noodles

Well, this is a quick and versatile way to prepare and enjoy your chicken with cashews.

 

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Whole Chicken Recipes

Whole chicken
Whole chicken

One amazing thing about chicken is that it’s an all time dish, lunch or dinner, whichever way you want to have it. Crock -pot whole chicken recipes are among the best ways to cook whole chicken, let’s see how;

Crockpot Whole Chicken recipe

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From whole chicken recipes gallery

Yield: 8 servings

What you need:

2 tablespoons salt

1 teaspoon cayenne powder

1 teaspoon thyme

1 teaspoon paprika

½ teaspoon black pepper

½ teaspoon onion powder

1 teaspoon white pepper

½ teaspoon garlic powder

1 large roasted chicken

A cup of chopped onion

Preparation

Total time – 1 hr

Prep – 20 minutes

Cook -40 minutes

 

  1. Combine all spices in one large bowl.
  2. Clean the chicken and dry it well. Rub the mixture onto the chicken.
  3. Place the chicken in a reseal able bag and put in the fridge for 8 hours or overnight.
  4. Chop onions in a crock pot, add chicken. Cook low for about 6hours.

 

Done! I am sure you will like it.

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Turkey Breast Recipes

Turkey is a nice alternative to the common chicken dishes. It’s delicious, sweet and is great for everything from barbeques to birthday parties. Let’s get grilling and lift up our taste buds with this oven roasted turkey breasts with one of the most interesting turkey breast recipes.

Oven Roasted Turkey Breasts Recipe

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Yield: 12 servings

What you need:

4 minced garlic cloves

2 teaspoons olive oil

8 teaspoons brown sugar

4 skinless and boneless turkey breasts

Spices of your choice

Preparation

Total time – 56 minutes

Prep – 20minutes

Cook-36 minutes

 

  1. Preheat your oven to 450 degrees F. place an aluminium foil on the baking container and dust it lightly with cooking spray or olive oil.
  2. In a cooking pan sauté the garlic with oil till tenderness is achieved. Remove the garlic from heat and stir in the brown sugar. You can add spices per your preference.
  3. Add seasonings salt and pepper.
  4. Place the meat in your baking dish and pour in the garlic mixture.
  5. Bake for 15-25 minutes. It’s cooked when juices dry up.

 

There you go!  Stick around and explore with us the packed turkey breast recipes gallery.

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Baked Chicken Breasts Recipes

 

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Baking is fun. You can bake almost anything. All you need is come up with great baking ideas; just a little creativity will give you fantastic results.  Ever tried baked chicken breasts? well, there are numerous baked chicken breasts recipes that will make you love chicken breasts more. Let’s start with baked chicken breasts with Parmesan Crust

Baked Chicken Breasts With Parmesan Crust

Yield: 8 servings

What you need:

1 grated parmesan cheese (fresh)

4 halved skinless, boneless chicken breasts

¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper

Cooking spray

4 teaspoons Dijon mustard

3/4 teaspoon chopped thyme leaves

Kosher salt

1 dried coarse baguettes breadcrumbs

Preparation

Total time-1hr 15 minutes

Prep – 25 minutes

Cook -50 minutes

  1. Pre-heat oven to 450 degrees F
  2. In a large bowl mix the salt, cayenne thyme and mustard.
  3. In another bowl mix the parmesan cheese and the breadcrumbs. Dip the chicken pieces into the mixture making sure to coat evenly. Press the coating into the meat.
  4. Now put the chicken pieces on a rack placed on the baking sheet. Spray the cooking pan and put it in the middle of the oven.
  5. Bake till chicken is golden and cooked through 20-25 minutes.

Leave it to rest for 10 minutes before serving.

I am sure you will love it! Just one of the many easy baked chicken breasts recipes.

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Boneless Chicken Breast Recipes

Are you a fan of marinated chicken and boneless chicken breast as well? Combination of these two will give you amazing results. Let’s start with one of the easiest marinated boneless chicken breast recipes – Red Curry Chicken Skewers. I am sure you will love it!

A great one- from Boneless Chicken Breast Recipes gallery
A great one- from Boneless Chicken Breast Recipes gallery

Red Curry Chicken Skewers recipe

Yield: 5 servings

What you need:

1 cup long-grain white rice

Kosher salt

¾ cup coconut milk

2-4 teaspoons Thai red curry paste

Black pepper

4 6-ounce skinless and boneless chicken breasts cut into pieces of 1 inch.

2 teaspoons canola oil

½ pound snap peas

4 sliced scallions

 

Preparation

Total time – 40 minutes

Prep – 15 minutes

Cook – 25 minutes

  1. Put in a medium-sized bowl the coconut milk, curry paste and ¾ teaspoon salt and whisk together.
  2. Soak 8 wooden skewers. Soak in cold water.
  3. Cook the rice as per the manufacturer’s instructions.
  4. Heat your grill to medium. In a large pan heat oil and add the peas, scallions, salt and pepper.
  5. Continue cooking while turning till the vegetables are soft (3-6 minutes).
  6. Place the chicken onto the skewers and grill. Turn till well cooked on both sides (4-6minutes).

Serve hot with your favourite accompaniment; you can also add your favourite vegetables.

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Easy Chicken Breasts Recipes

 We all want easy to cook meals that suites our busy schedules yet delicious. Cooking is an art that grows as you continue practicing; you can always play around with ingredients and come up with fantastic meals.  Let’s explore the various Easy chicken breasts recipes together. We start with a simple oven fried chicken breast recipe

Oven fried - from Easy chicken breasts recipes gallery
Oven fried – from Easy chicken breasts recipes gallery

Oven Fried Chicken Breast Recipe

Yield: 8 servings

What you need:

6 teaspoons of extra virgin oil

1 1/2 teaspoons of hot paprika

Freshly ground pepper

Kosher salt

3 cups of plain yoghurt

1 tablespoon Dijon mustard

21/2 cups crispy rice cereal

Cooking spray

4 cups bagel chips

4 bunches scallions

8 ounce skinless, bone-in chicken breasts ( about 6 ounces each)

Preparation

Total time -55 minutes

Prep -15 minutes

Cook – 35 minutes

  1. Pre heat your oven to 475 °
  2.  Place a rack on a foil-lined baking sheet and coat it thoroughly with cooking spray.
  3.  Using a food processor grind the cereal and the bagel chips to a fine texture. Transfer the mixture to a plastic reseal able bag.
  4.  Add 6 teaspoons of oil, hot paprika, black pepper and 2 tablespoon of salt.
  5.  In a shallow bowl whisk the mustard with 1 cup of yoghurt.
  1. Add the chicken pieces to coat evenly. Then transfer to the bag and seal.
  1. Place the chicken on the prepared rack and coat with the cooking spray.
  1. Mix the scallions with the remaining olive oil and place them beside the chicken.
  1. Now bake till crispy. Bake for about 30 minutes, at this point of the thickest part should read 160 °

You can now serve your oven fried chicken with the sauce of your choice.

Easier than you thought?  This is just one from hundreds of Easy chicken breasts recipes.

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Chicken Breasts Recipes

Yay! We are having chicken again! Chicken breasts are so tasty and when cooked the right way they will leave you salivating for more. I’m going to take you through one of the most interesting chicken breast recipes- a simple grilled chicken breast recipe.
Grilled Chicken Breasts

Grilled - from a packed breast chicken breasts recipes
Grilled – from a packed breast chicken breasts recipes

Yield: 4-5 servings
What you need:
2 crushed garlic cloves
4 halved chicken breasts skinless and boneless.
Kosher salt
Black pepper which is freshly ground
¼ cup of vegetable oil

Preparation
Total time – 55 minutes
Preparation –15 minutes
Cook – 45 minutes

1. Mix the crushed garlic with the vegetable oil in a small container. Use a fork to mix to help release the garlic flavor.

2. Season the garlic mixture using salt and black pepper to your preferred taste. Let the mixture sit for around 15 minutes.

3. While you wait rinse and dry the chicken breasts well. To make your chicken breasts uniform locates the ridge along the side and pound gently to even thickness. In case you find a sharp triangular tip cut it and discard it. Slice off any jagged edges.

4. Add salt and black pepper to the chicken and allow sitting for 10-15 minutes at room temperature.

5. Now preheat the grill to hot.
6. Use the garlic infused with oil to brush the chicken breasts. Then place them on the pre-heated grill. Ensure that the thicker side is close to the hottest (normally the back) part of the grill.

7. Allow to cook for 4-5 minutes undisturbed. Cook till char marks are seen.

8. Keep turning the chicken while ensuring the the thickest part of the chicken breasts is close to the hottest part of the grill.

9. Cook the chicken till when an instant read thermometer reads 155 degrees F.

10. Place the chicken tender on the grill and let to cook each side for 4-5 minutes.

11. Remove from the fire and allow the grilled chicken breasts to sit for approximately 5 minutes covered in aluminum foil before serving.

You can serve your grilled chicken breasts with a dipping sauce of your choice.

Easy right? A simple grilled chicken

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