Weeknight Cooking

10 Weeknight Chicken Dinners to Get You Through the Holidays

December 31, 2015

There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.

Organizing weeknight dinners during the holidays—especially during the home stretch—is hard. Chicken is here to help. Here are the meals we'll be cooking to help us get through: 

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Pasta with Spicy Chicken Sausage Meatballs and Broccoli by inpatskitchen


Minced Chicken and Cashew with Thai Basil by MummysLittleHelper


Spicy Orange-Ginger Chicken by foxeslovelemons


Parmesan-Crusted Chicken, Caponata, and Pesto Sandwich by sdebrango


Chicken Caesar Salad with Anchovy-Caesar Vinaigrette and Garlic-Parmesan Croutons by chilmarkgal


Massaman-Inspired Chicken Noodle Soup by hardlikearmour


Walnut-Crusted Chicken Breasts by pretty


Classic Chicken Piccata by Linda Johnson


Roasted Achiote Chicken with Potatoes, Broccoli, and Tangerine Oil by savorthis


Oma's Chicken Paprikash by Loves Food Loves to Eat


Is there an undiscovered Food52 chicken recipe you love? Send us a paragraph or two at [email protected] about why you love it, and it could be next week's Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner.

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Julie Myers

Written by: Julie Myers

Perpetually hungry. Will travel for food.