Some people send get well flowers. Others mail thank you cards or messenger birthday balloons. My dad sends chickens: Specifically, the frozen boneless stuffed chickens from Hebert's Specialty Meats in Maurice, Louisiana. Because, let's be honest, is there anything better than a chicken dinner?
To celebrate the versatile poultry, I've combed through Food52's near-decade-old recipe box for the most cooked, most favorited chicken recipes ever. It was hard to leave out numbers 11, 12, and 13 (who doesn't love Canal House's Genius Chicken Thighs?). But for these purposes I had to stick to the facts.
All 10 of these chicken recipes have over 2,000 likes. These are the best of the best—our community's absolute favorites:
What's your favorite chicken recipe ever? Let us know in the comments below.
A New Way to Dinner, co-authored by Food52's founders Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs, is an indispensable playbook for stress-free meal-planning (hint: cook foundational dishes on the weekend and mix and match ‘em through the week).