Sticky orange chicken with parsnips, maple & pecans

Chicken thigh recipes

31 Recipes

Chicken thighs have plenty of flavour and work perfectly when roasted or served in a delicious sauce.

Sticky Chinese chicken traybake

4.791665

(18 ratings)

Flavoured with honey, hoisin sauce and Chinese five-spice, this one-pan chicken dish makes a cheap and easy midweek family meal
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Jerk chicken

4.444445

(9 ratings)

Succulent chicken thighs covered with jerk paste and simply roasted in the oven - perfect served with Caribbean rice & peas...
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Chinese-style lemon marmalade chicken

3.25

(5 ratings)

Chicken thighs basted in lemon, ginger and soy sauce and roasted in the oven - perfect with a side of egg-fried rice or stir-fried noodles
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

South African chutney chicken

5

(6 ratings)

Top chicken thighs with garlic, chilli and mango chutney for an easy meal that takes just 5 minutes to prep - then simply roast in the oven
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Greek-style roast chicken

5

(8 ratings)

This easy Greek recipe with potatoes, olives and feta can be made in one pot - use skin-on thighs for the most succulent roast chicken
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Amatriciana chicken traybake

4.76293

(58 ratings)

Inspired by the classic Italian pasta sauce, chicken thighs and new potatoes are flavoured with bacon and tomato in this easy one-pan meal
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Chicken & olive casserole

4.0625

(4 ratings)

A simple midweek chicken stew with rich tomato, olive and caper sauce. Serve with rice or bread
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Red citrus chicken

0

(0 ratings)

Red wine adds colour and flavour to the tangy orange marinade and helps to tenderise the chicken thighs
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Polenta-crusted chicken with cornbread

3.75

(2 ratings)

Soak chicken thighs and drumsticks in buttermilk, then coat in paprika and cayenne batter and fry. Serve with homemade southern-style bread
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • More effort

Spring chicken paella

3.92857

(7 ratings)

Throw a new spin on the classic Spanish rice one-pot by adding fresh, green broad beans, dill, mint and parsley
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Sticky citrus chicken with carrots & cashews

4.025

(10 ratings)

Ditch the takeaway and try a traybake full of delicious Chinese flavours instead. It takes just minutes to throw together this alternative sweet and sour chicken dish
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

5-a-day couscous

4.28846

(13 ratings)

Rebecca Roberts serves roasted courgette, carrots, red onion, tomatoes and mushrooms with couscous and chicken in this recipe for one
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Chicken gumbo

3.52778

(9 ratings)

A low-fat Creole-inspired okra and green pepper stew with cayenne, paprika, cumin and thyme
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chicken & sweet potato curry

4.505435

(46 ratings)

This Indian spice pot flavoured with korma paste is mild enough for kids- the sweet potato stretches it a little further
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Chicken & pomegranate bulghar pilaf

4.6875

(8 ratings)

Spice up your chicken with a ras-al-hanout or Moroccan tagine spice mix then serve with good-for-you grains and light, fresh flavours
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chicken mole with coriander rice

4.63889

(36 ratings)

If you're a fan of chilli con carne, you'll love this dark, sweet and spicy South American stew with ancho, ground nuts and chocolate
  • 2 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy

Chicken with mushrooms

4.260775

(116 ratings)

A healthy and low calorie chicken casserole with bacon, peas and a parsley sauce - use chicken thighs for extra flavour and juiciness
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

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