Chicken is practically a staple in our family. It’s inexpensive, it’s easy to prepare, and all of the kids like it. Naturally, it ends up on our dinner menu often.
If your family is anything like mine, though, it can be tough to get dinner on the table at the end of the day. Depending on how long my day is, I might not be up to doing a lot in the kitchen at dinnertime.
Thankfully, there are plenty of delicious 30 minute chicken recipes out there to try! I’ve rounded up 23 below that you and your family might want to try this week!
30 Minute Chicken Recipes:
Looking for something the whole family is sure to love? Try these Loaded Chicken Breasts featuring cheddar, bacon, and teriyaki marinade!
These 30 Minute Garlic Broiled Chicken Legs look delicious and they’d go well with almost any side dish!
Make this Healthy Avocado Chicken Salad in just a few minutes. You can serve it for lunch or dinner!
With the right ingredients, this Chicken Fajita Chili will be done in no time! Just saute the chicken and toss everything in the pot!
If you want to try another chili recipe, this 30 Minute White Chicken Chili is a snap to prepare too!
Serve up this Skillet Ziti with Chicken and Broccoli for a quick Italian-inspired dish!
Make this Teriyaki Chicken and Rice and serve it with mixed vegetables for a complete meal in half an hour!
This easy Chicken Stir Fry uses frozen vegetables and pre-cut chicken to save time!
I love how creamy and delicious this recipe for Chicken Tortilla Soup looks. This is definitely going on my to-make list.
This Italian Skillet Chicken looks absolutely dreamy. It’s topped with cheese, which is a surefire way to get my family to eat anything…lol.
Make up this 30 Minute Chicken and Rice Soup in no time flat! Great for a sick day or a cool evening!
This recipe for Best Ever Chicken Enchiladas uses a handy secret: rotisserie chicken! Simply shred it and add it as you cook!
Make enchiladas the easy way: in this Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Casserole! Such a simple way to serve enchiladas for a crowd!
This Cheesy Broccoli Chicken Casserole comes together quickly, so it’s a great choice for a busy weeknight dinner!
If you love traditional shepherd’s pie, try this spicy version of Chicken Shepherd’s Pie made with curry sauce!
This Spicy Chicken Noodle Salad is light, refreshing, and ready in 30 minutes. This would be an excellent take-along lunch or summer dinner.
Make this 5 Ingredient Lemon Chicken Soup in just 10 minutes. Seriously.
I have yet to meet a human being who doesn’t like chicken wings. If I ever meet one, I bet these easy Honey BBQ Chicken Wings will win them over!
If you’ve been wanting to try Indian cuisine, this Easy Chicken Tikka Masala is a simple way to get started!
These Greek Chicken Stuffed Peppers look so delicious. I’ve never thought about using chicken in stuffed peppers before, but it’s a great idea!
I like to make beef stroganoff, but it takes quite a while. This 30 Minute Chicken and Mushroom Stroganoff is a nice alternative to try.
Traditionally, chimichangas are fried, but these easy Baked Chicken Chimichangas are much healthier and quick to make!
This Easy Crispy Baked Chicken would be a good base for Chicken Parmesan. Just add marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese on top!
30 Minute Chicken Recipe Resources:
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