may be basic, but it's definitely not boring. With a little know-how and the right recipe, you can turn the affordable protein
source into something that'll keep you and everyone you know coming back for more. If you're still not convinced, these 13 easy and exciting chicken recipes are sure to change your mind. Sticky bourbon-glazed thighs, spicy Korean-style wings, healthified air-fried
chicken tenders, and more will prove once and for all that no part of this bird deserves the bad reputation.
Chicken Finger Sub:
Cold cuts on sub sandwiches are fine, but chicken tenders are so much better. A homemade Dijon honey-mustard adds just the right amount of heat and sweetness.
One-Pot Chicken Couscous:
Seasoned with saffron, paprika, and cumin, and garnished with pomegranate seeds, lemon zest, and plenty of cilantro, this no-fuss, Moroccan-style chicken dish has a little bit of everything.
Baked Korean Wings:
These baked wings are just as crispy as fried wings, but way healthier.
Paleo Air-Fried Chicken Tenders:
An air fryer is a device that fries your food without any oil, making these healthier, Paleo-approved "fried" chicken tenders totally possible.
Crispy Honey-Lemon Chicken Thighs:
Wondering how to get that perfectly crispy chicken skin that makes this recipe so great? You have to make sure you've thoroughly patted it dry before you start cooking.
Chicken and Zoodle Soup:
Since this recipe uses zucchini noodles instead of regular noodles, it's totally Whole30-approved.
Popcorn Fried Chicken:
This crispy, salty chicken and sweet and spicy honey hot sauce is going to be all you'll want to eat from now on.
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