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31 Easy Chicken Breast Recipes: Quick and Delicious

These easy chicken breast recipes are going to be your new best friends.

Easy Chicken Breast Recipes

There’s nothing quite like sharing a home-cooked meal with loved ones at the end of a long day. 

However, with busy schedules and other commitments pulling us in all directions, finding time for nourishing homemade dinners can often feel out of reach.

We want our families to feel nourished, but when minutes feel precious, simplicity is key.

This is where these easy chicken breast recipes come in so handy.

Versatile chicken breast lends itself well to quick meal prep, providing a tasty protein base that requires minimal effort.

By taking advantage of easy preparation methods and letting flavorful ingredients do much of the work, anyone can get a satisfying dinner on the table without sacrificing quality time with family.

In this collection, you’ll find classics like panko chicken, which only takes 25 minutes from start to finish. Or try the greek chicken and potatoes, which can be tossed in the oven while you unwind.

31 Easy Chicken Breast Recipes for Busy Families

#1 Italian Chicken Cutlets

Italian Chicken Cutlets

Juicy chicken breasts coated in a crispy, seasoned breading make a quick and satisfying meal perfect for busy weeknights.

#2 Air Fryer Popcorn Chicken

Air Fryer Popcorn Chicken

Bite-sized chunks of tender chicken breast cooked to perfection in the air fryer.

This easy chicken breast recipe delivers a delightfully crunchy texture without all the oil and mess of traditional frying.

#3 Panko Breaded Chicken Breast

Crispy Panko Breaded Chicken

The light and airy panko breading gives these chicken breasts an irresistible crunch while the meat remains moist and juicy.

#4 Chicken with Garlic and Parsley

Chicken with Garlic and Parsley

Cubes of chicken are sauteed with parsley and garlic for a flavorful dinner ready in less than 30 minutes!

#5 ROTISSERIE CHICKEN BREAST


ROTISSERIE CHICKEN BREAST

These Rotisserie Chicken Breast Tenders are easy to make, baked on a sheet pan with a Rotisserie Chicken rub that makes them extra flavorful!

#6 LEMON & HERB GRILLED CHICKEN

LEMON & HERB GRILLED CHICKEN

Easy lemon herb grilled chicken breast! Season, marinate, and grill.

The perfect dish for hot summer nights!

#7 SHEET PAN GREEK CHICKEN AND POTATOES

SHEET PAN GREEK CHICKEN AND POTATOES

This Sheet-Pan Greek Chicken and Potatoes is an easy and flavorful meal!

It’s made with chicken breasts roasted in the oven and topped with feta cheese, Kalamata olives, and lemon zest.

#8 Chick-Fil-A Grilled

Chick-Fil-A Grilled

It’s easy peasy, and they taste great, too!

Chick-fil-A grilled chicken nuggets are a fabulous way to change up your chicken breast!

#9 Mexican Chicken Fajita Casserole

Mexican Chicken Fajita Casserole

With all the flavors of restaurant-style chicken fajitas, this casserole is a family favorite!

Even better? It’s super easy to make—you can even mix up the flavorful base directly in your baking dish!

#10 ITALIAN SKILLET CHICKEN

ITALIAN SKILLET CHICKEN

Savor the flavors of Italy with this delectable Italian Skillet Chicken recipe – a perfect blend of juicy chicken, aromatic herbs, and rich tomato sauce, all cooked to perfection in one pan!

#11 Chicken Madeira

Chicken Madeira

Most popular chicken dish from Cheese Factory. Such an easy and flavorful dish to make.

#12 SPRING VEGETABLE CHICKEN ROULADE

SPRING VEGETABLE CHICKEN ROULADE

Spring Chicken roulade is an easy and tasty meal.

Chicken breast is rolled with pancetta, Parmesan, and basil, bringing Italian style to the dish.

#13 Baked BBQ Chicken Breast

Baked BBQ Chicken Breast

Easy to make BBQ chicken breast recipe that’s is tender, juicy and perfect for a quick weeknight dinner

#14 Shredded Chicken Tacos

Shredded Chicken Tacos

These Shredded Chicken Tacos with pico de gallo are quick to prepare and packed with fresh, vibrant flavors.

They’re perfect for effortless weeknight dinners!

#15 Huli Huli Chicken

Huli Huli Chicken

A mouthwatering traditional Hawaiian dish that you and your family will love!

#16 Chicken Souvlaki

One of the most simple yet delicious meals is chicken souvlaki.

Tender chicken breast marinated with lemon, garlic, and red wine vinegar is a taste of Greece right in your kitchen!

#17 CHINESE BLACK PEPPER CHICKEN STIR FRY

CHINESE BLACK PEPPER CHICKEN STIR FRY

Chinese chicken curry is a quick and simple dish featuring juicy seasoned chicken breast simmered in a yellow curry sauce.

#18 SPINACH STUFFED CHICKEN BREAST

SPINACH STUFFED CHICKEN BREAST

Create a delicious spinach-stuffed chicken breast with cream cheese in just 30 minutes!

This flavorful and easy dinner requires only 6 simple ingredients.

#19 JALAPENO POPPER CHICKEN

JALAPENO POPPER CHICKEN

If you love the flavors of jalapeño poppers, you’ll love this Jalapeño Popper Chicken!

Tender chicken breasts covered in a creamy Jalapeno sauce!

#20 Air Fryer Chicken Breasts

Air Fryer Chicken Breasts

Air fryer chicken breasts make an ideal weeknight meal.

They are quick and easy to prepare and packed with protein and nutrients. Always cooked to perfection, they feature crispy skin and juicy meat.

#21 Potato Chip Chicken

Potato Chip Chicken

 Everyone will love this easy oven-fried chicken, which cooks up super crisp. It’s super yummy and easy to make on busy weeknights.

#22 BALSAMIC CHICKEN BREASTS WITH MUSHROOM SAUCE

 My favorite chicken breast recipe! This is always a hit at my house!

#23 CREAMY DIJON CHICKEN

CREAMY DIJON CHICKEN

The perfect balance of savory and tangy flavors makes this a family-friendly dinner option.

#24 Teriyaki Chicken Stir Fry

Teriyaki Chicken Stir Fry

This flavor-packed, easy chicken recipe features tender chicken, crunchy vegetables, and a sweet and savory teriyaki sauce.

It’s perfect for a quick and easy weeknight dinner.

#25 ORANGE CHICKEN

ORANGE CHICKEN

Juicy chicken breasts are coated in a tangy and sweet orange-based sauce for a dish that will delight the whole family.

#26 HONEY BALSAMIC SHEET PAN CHICKEN

HONEY BALSAMIC SHEET PAN CHICKEN

Honey Balsamic Sheet Pan Chicken combines chicken breasts with a honey balsamic sauce, allowing you to cook an entire chicken dinner on a sheet pan.

#27 Caprese Chicken

Caprese Chicken

Discover this simple Caprese chicken recipe, ready in just 30 minutes.

With fresh tomatoes, mozzarella, and pesto, it’s a delicious and easy weeknight dinner!

#28 Pizza Stuffed Chicken Breast 

Cheesy pizza-stuffed chicken is a melty, savory delight!

Juicy chicken breast filled with gooey cheese and zesty sauce for an irresistible dinner idea!

#29 Chicken Piccata

Chicken Piccata

A flavorful dish with sauteed lemon and garlic.

This is an Italian Chicken recipe that will go in a minute once served.

#30 Chicken with Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Chicken with Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Juicy chicken breasts are infused with sun-dried tomatoes’ bold, umami flavor.

#31 HONEY MUSTARD CHICKEN BREAST

HONEY MUSTARD CHICKEN BREAST

The perfect balance of sweet and tangy.


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