Healthy chicken strips with cucumber and sweet chilli sauce

Healthy chicken recipes

49 Recipes

Discover these delicious, good-for-you ways to cook chicken for a high protein midweek meal. Including healthy chicken salads, stews, soups, and skewers.

Spicy chicken & avocado wraps

4.301885

(53 ratings)

Pan-fry lean chicken breast with lime, chilli and garlic, then pile onto seeded tortilla wraps. Cool before assembling if packing for lunch
  • 13 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Spinach, ricotta & chicken traybake

4.117645

(34 ratings)

This healthy chicken dinner comes with roasted peppers, courgettes, onions and tomatoes - four of your recommended 5-a-day
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Sesame chicken salad

4.714285

(7 ratings)

A fresh and healthy Asian-style salad with Thai basil and coriander, soya beans, carrots and tomatoes
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Jerk chicken burger

4.826085

(23 ratings)

Flavour lean chicken with Jamaican-inspired spicy seasoning, griddle then and serve in a bread roll with mango, tomato, lettuce and sauce
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chinese poached chicken & rice

4.454545

(11 ratings)

A healthy Asian-inspired dish ideal for an easy dinner. Use the leftovers to make our cold chicken noodle salad for the next day.
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Barbecued chicken fajita skewers

4

(7 ratings)

Get the kids in the kitchen to prepare this easy BBQ chicken recipe, then assemble together with creamy guacamole on tortilla wraps
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Paillard of chicken with lemon & herbs

4.833335

(24 ratings)

Pounding meat until thin and flat is a great technique for barbecued chicken breast, as it ensures it won’t dry out. Try this version with lemon and herbs.
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Spring chicken in a pot

4.46888

(241 ratings)

Casseroles aren't just for winter – this light, vibrant one-pot is packed with spring veg and herby pesto...
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Spicy chicken & bean stew

4.508475

(59 ratings)

This hearty, satisfying one-pot is low fat and easy on the washing up
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chicken, sweetcorn & noodle soup

4.133335

(15 ratings)

This superhealthy bowl can be made ahead and frozen, ready to be defrosted and used when you need it most
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chicken & white bean stew

4.416665

(144 ratings)

This flavoursome, low-fat casserole freezes really well, so why not make double and freeze half for next time
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chipotle chicken

4.35484

(31 ratings)

Keep a jar of smoky chipotle chilli paste in your cupboard, to add a kick to a healthy chicken stew
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chicken & chorizo jambalaya

4.775745

(1476 ratings)

A Cajun-inspired rice pot recipe with spicy Spanish sausage, sweet peppers and tomatoes
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Asian chicken salad

4.607145

(28 ratings)

This easy-to-prepare salad is filled with zingy flavours - the simplified version is great for kids' lunchboxes too
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

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