Chicken and vegetable fajitas

Kids’ chicken recipes

These easy chicken dishes are perfect for introducing kids to cooking. Our family-friendly chicken recipes include fajitas, curries, stir-fries and pies.

17 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Add fun to a kids' party and cut down on prep time with fajitas the little ones can build themselves. Serve with guacamole alongside the chicken and peppers

45 mins
Easy
74 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This recipe is part of Food Editor Barney's 'cooking with kids' series. Here, Barney and his daughter Maisie make chicken skewers with peanut sauce

40 mins
Easy
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77 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

As part of our 'Cooking with Auntie Sara' series, Sara Buenfeld shows the kids how to make the classic takeaway favourite

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make this colourful chicken, brown rice and vegetable dish for the whole family. With avocado, edamame beans, sweetcorn and carrots, it's not only tasty, but healthy too

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
79 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Summer holidays often mean kids friends are round for dinner, make sure there's something in the freezer with these yummy bites

25 mins
Easy
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Kids can help prepare this roast complete with carrots and potatoes, plus assist in making the lemony gravy to serve on the side.

1 hr and 55 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

These mini burgers are great fun for parties, or make them bigger and have them for a fun Friday supper

25 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Create a meal for the whole family with the help of children aged 5-9

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
155 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A fuss-free family meal that will you'll want to make again and again, with a lovely coconut taste

35 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Mexican wraps to get the whole family in the kitchen - fill flour tortillas with marinated chicken and peppers

35 mins
Easy
517 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Serve this mildly spiced curry with rice noodles, basmati rice or chappati breads and introduce your kids to curry

35 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Swap soggy sandwiches for tortilla wraps filled with chicken, cheese and veggies in this tasty packed lunch recipe that kids will love

10 mins
Easy
103 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Get the kids in the kitchen to help use up leftover cooked chicken in this hearty pie topped with slices of potato

1 hr
Easy
120 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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

55 mins
Easy
5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

This fun and easy-to-make dish is perfect for getting kids aged 8-14 years busy in the kitchen

1 hr
Easy
18 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

This speedy, Asian-inspired chicken recipe is easy enough for kids to help cook - they'll love eating it, too!

45 mins
Easy
24 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Chicken breasts are tenderised, covered in breadcrumbs and fried until golden and crispy. A dinner that kids will love cooking and eating.

40 mins
More effort
Healthy
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A nutritious meal that’s fun for the kids to help make

20 mins
Easy
44 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A good chicken recipe for budding Jamie Olivers to get stuck into. Learn to make a tasty BBQ marinade which can be used on other meats

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
47 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A fun way to serve chicken breasts and keep kids interested - why not get them to help?

25 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Introduce new flavours and textures with this quick and easy child-friendly dinner - let the kids assemble their own

30 mins
Easy
21 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Keep the kids happy with this sticky barbecue chicken dish

50 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A crunchy chicken salad that's zesty, healthy and 4 of your 5-a-day. Try this for variety in your teenager's lunchbox or take it to work

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
9 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Turn your kids into cooking enthusiasts in no time, with this simple recipe for childen aged 5-9

20 mins
Easy
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