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Summer chicken recipes

21 Recipes

Chicken is the star of these summer dishes. We've got salads, stews, sharing platters, traybakes and family feasts perfect for warmer weather

Jamaican chicken with rice & peas

3.75

(1 rating)

When hunger strikes this healthy chicken with rice and peas dish will not only fill you up but provide plenty of nutrients, too, containing three of your five-a-day
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Slow cooker Spanish chicken

5

(3 ratings)

This slow-cooked stew is packed with Mediterranean flavour from chorizo, olives, tomatoes and peppers. The meat will fall off the bone – mop up the sauce with bread...
  • 6 hours and 35 mins
  • Easy

Hot wings

4.375

(2 ratings)

Who doesn't love hot wings? They're the perfect help-yourself starter. These are roasted to give them that distinctive crunch and glazed with soy and Sriracha...
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • More effort

Pea, broad bean & rocket risotto with chicken

5

(1 rating)

This fresh, spring risotto has great depth as it’s made from a stock of the pea pods, asparagus ends, and parsley stalks. There's less waste, more flavour...
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Herby chicken gyros

5

(1 rating)

Pack your pitta with peppers, chicken and tzatziki for a low-calorie lunch option. Plate up your chicken sandwich in 15 minutes and enjoy 3 of your 5-a-day
  • 14 mins
  • Easy

Spanish chicken stew

4.583335

(3 ratings)

A healthy, hearty stew to feed the family, that you can prepare in just 10 minutes. This rustic meal is best served with chunks of crusty bread or rice
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chicken, mozzarella & pesto filo parcels

5

(1 rating)

These crisp, pastry parcels from Olympian Tom Daley are stuffed with mozzarella, fresh pesto and chicken. They're simple, filling and perfect for two...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Turkish kebabs with tomato chilli sauce

4.75

(5 ratings)

These spicy chicken kebabs can be marinated the day before for extra flavour. Wrap in a warm flatbread and top with pickled chilli and cooling yogurt
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Chipotle chicken wraps

4.75

(5 ratings)

These healthy smoky chicken wraps, packed with veg, are great for a night in. To make a veggie version, simply replace the chicken with roasted sweet potato
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Mexican chicken burger

4.583335

(6 ratings)

Ready in under 20 minutes, this burger with spiced chipotle chicken breast, in toasted brioche with guacamole, makes for a satisfying weeknight treat for one
  • 18 mins
  • Easy

Roast chicken with Caesar vegetables

0

(0 ratings)

Celebrate asparagus season with this spring chicken recipe drizzled with a zingy Caesar dressing. Serve with new potatoes for a real family feast
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • Easy

Chicken taco salad

0

(0 ratings)

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

Summer chicken stew

4

(5 ratings)

One-pots aren't just for winter, try this fresh summer version with leeks, green beans, peas, new potatoes and tender chicken thighs...
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chicken gyros

4.772725

(11 ratings)

Marinate the chicken for these Greek-style spiced kebabs as long as possible to soak up all the flavour and make it really tender. Serve with warm bread, salad and tzatziki
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Chicken katsu curry burger

4.5

(5 ratings)

Your favourite Japanese curry in burger form: this indulgent treat is a relaxed spin on traditional flavours, with a katsu curry mayonnaise to top the panko-coated chicken patty
  • 35 mins
  • More effort