It’s the middle of the week, the fridge is empty and you have no time to cook. Wait, don’t reach for your stash of takeout menus yet. Here are ten flavorful chicken recipes that require only five ingredients—we’re willing to bet you already have most of this stuff in your cupboard.
5-Ingredient Chicken Recipes to Whip Up on Weeknights
Total dinner game changers
Breaded Lemon Chicken
Breadcrumbs and citrus go a long way in this flavorful recipe.
Honey Mustard Chicken Thighs
Take a break from chicken breasts and wings. Thighs are underrated and so simple to dress up.
Apple Cider Pulled Chicken
Save this one for barbecue season.
A lightened-up version of the Italian classic.
Sage Butter Faux-roasted Chicken
This melt-in-your-mouth chicken recipe comes together in 45 minutes.
When it comes to simple, delicious cooking, coconut milk is king.
White Chicken Chili
Brrr, it’s cold out there. Make this.
Better than takeout…and honestly, just as easy.
Chicken Tikka Masala
If you thought cooking an adventurous meal had to be difficult, just give this flavorful Indian dish a try.
Sheet Pan Fajitas
All the flavor, none of the dishes.
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