Shredded chicken recipes: Thai chicken & mushroom broth

Shredded chicken recipes

Transform leftover chicken into a fabulous new dish with one of our clever everyday recipes. Choose from salads, soups, pasta dishes and more.

83 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

An ideal recipe for getting your Thai tastebuds into practice

15 mins
Easy
66 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Grab some Italian pesto and greens from your storecupboard and rustle up this pot - penne or fusilli work well

20 mins
Easy
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148 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Use up leftover chicken in this rustic soup with garlic yogurt. Best served with cheese scones

50 mins
Easy
113 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A classic Chinese dish of stir-fried egg noodles with shredded chicken breast. Experiment with different fish, meat or vegetables

30 mins
Easy
44 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Roasted peppers, olives and paprika give this bake tons of flavour. It's a great way to use up leftover cooked chicken too

40 mins
Easy
49 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This recipe is easily doubled to serve four if you have plenty of leftover chicken; if you have less, bump up the protein with a handful of cashews

23 mins
Easy
25 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A super-quick Mexican snack to enjoy with a Margarita or three

13 mins
Easy
37 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

These easy, budget-friendly chicken quesadillas make a quick lunch for two or a simple party snack and are a great way to use up leftover roast chicken

16 mins
Easy
30 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Whip up a curry in next to no time - perfect for those evenings when you're too tired to be in the kitchen for long

5 mins
Easy
17 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This low-fat yet satisfying salad is full of authentic Asian flavour and will add plenty of zing to al fresco dining

35 mins
More effort
33 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Serve this chilli chicken with our tomato salsa, tortilla chips, guacamole and coriander for an easy midweek meal

55 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
13 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A dish with added feelgood factor - this vitamin C filled soup is the ideal after-work pick-me-up

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
47 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Quick, easy and on the table in less than 30 minutes – what more could you ask for?

20 mins
Easy
14 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Flavour chicken breasts with coriander, chilli and lime then serve with Mexican corn chips and a fresh, crunchy salad

15 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This recipe is great for using up leftovers. Feel free to bung anything in - it's always delicious

30 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Use ready-roasted chicken to shred into your salad and pack up any leftovers for lunch the next day

45 mins
Easy
33 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Use leftover chicken breast in this substantial healthy soup. Alternatively, make the recipe vegetarian by topping with chunky, fresh guacamole

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
20 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of your roast dinner by using up leftover chicken in these filling wraps

40 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This colourful rustic salad can be made in under an hour

50 mins
Easy
10 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Quick and easy to prepare, whether you're packing them up for work or grabbing a bite at home

15 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A light ramen-like soup with noodles, chicken and a spiced stock base

20 mins
Easy
17 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Use up leftover roast chicken in this tomato bake with mozzarella cheese and crispy breadcrumb topping

1 hr
Easy
Gluten-free
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Try this lovely fresh summer salad as a dinner party centrepiece

50 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A super-green, healthy mix of soya beans, cucumber, avocado and Little Gem lettuce - topped with lean shredded chicken breast

8 mins
Easy
Healthy
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