Our Best Chicken Breast Recipes

It’s the most popular part of a chicken, the original white meat, and the subject of a zillion recipe searches come dinnertime. But look no further, superfans: With easy, inspired techniques that ensure it stays tender and juicy, these fresh recipes take America’s favorite entrée to delicious new heights.

Where do you start when every recipe is a winner? We vote you go with the Hacked Chipotle-Chicken-Salad Sandwiches that’s pictured here. Like all the recipes in this collection, we’ve honed our recipe for stellar results. It all starts with poaching the chicken breast meat, which almost always means submerging a protein in hot water. But that shocks (and toughens) the chicken, so we prefer to start cold, slowly warming the breast and liquid together so the meat stays silky. Our second trick is hacking (or loosely chopping) the meat, to create jagged shapes that grab onto one another and don’t

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Chicken Dinner Recipes for Spring

Spring is here and it’s time to look at the lighter and brighter side of one of the most popular dinner proteins: chicken. Freshen up your dinner routine with these spring chicken recipes, which are packed with peak season produce like asparagus, peas, green beans, and fresh herbs. And to ensure your chicken dinners remain exciting, never boring, we pair the protein with a host of different flavors, to create delicious, healthy dishes you and your family will look forward to eating. Another reason why we love chicken for dinner? This lean protein isn’t just loved for its versatility—it’s also easy and fast. To make your life even easier on those busy spring days, we even made sure that most of these recipes could be cooked in one pot.

Chicken dinners mean different things to different families. One of our favorite meals to make for spring are eye-popping poached

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30-Minute (or Less) Chicken Dinner Recipes Perfect for Busy Weeknights

Serve an inspired weeknight dinner that comes together fast using our quick chicken recipes. We’re sharing favorites—salad, soup, pasta, and more, that come together rapidly but taste top notch. Who needs takeout when you’ve got these fast, flavorful recipes to add to your repertoire? They’re sure to become your new go-tos when you want to make chicken for dinner, and in no time at all.

Whether you prefer chicken breasts, cutlets, or chicken thighs, we have the fast recipes you need. Try making a delicious Chicken-Teriyaki Noodle Bowl with chicken cutlets. A simple mixture of soy sauce, rice vinegar, brown sugar, and vegetable oil does double duty as a marinade for the chicken and a sauce for udon noodles and vegetables. An any night chicken sandwich gets Thai flavor in this grilled-chicken baguette recipe; using a hearty, crusty baguette for the base instead of sandwich bread provides a sturdy

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One-Pot Chicken Dinner Recipes | Martha Stewart

A versatile ingredient, chicken is the ultimate crowd-pleaser. Its juicy, tender texture and swift cooking time make it a staple in many family’s weeknight meals. In addition to being delicious and easy to make, chicken also lends itself nicely to being the main protein in one-pot meals—when you combine all of that together, it’s easy to see why our one-pot chicken dinners, many of which come together in under an hour, are so popular with busy families. Short on cleanup, quick on prep, and big on flavor, these single-pot chicken recipes are the perfect solution for when you need to get dinner on the table fast.

Chicken, Fennel, and Artichoke Fricassee, pictured here, is made of chicken thighs, artichoke hearts, red onion, and fennel; everything cooks together in one skillet for a sumptuous dinner that couldn’t be easier to make. The vegetables infuse the braising liquid, which cooks down into

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