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We get it: You’ve got a lot on your plate. Come dinner, the last thing you need is more complication. That’s why we rounded up 30 crowd-pleasing chicken recipes. They’re fast, mess-free and—above all—downright delicious. That was easy.

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30-Minute Creamy Chicken, Corn and Tomato Skillet

All it takes is three simple steps.

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Skinnytaste

Grilled Pesto Chicken Couscous Bowls

You can buy all of the ingredients at Aldi.

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Bruschetta Chicken

Tastes super indulgent (hint: it’s not).

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Helen Cathcart/Tuscany

One-Pan Creamy Chicken Fricassee with Sage

Straight out of the Italian countryside.

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Pasta Florentine with Grilled Chicken

You love chicken. You love pasta…

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Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala Meatballs

Set it and forget it. 

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Greek Chicken and Rice Skillet

Willing to eat this every single night.

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Sheet Pan Indian-Spiced Chicken

Roast everything at the same time.

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The Minimalist Kitchen

Family-Style Chicken Caesar Salad

Guaranteed to please everyone.

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Meal-Prep Honey Sesame Chicken with Broccolini

Ugh, kale, again? Not tonight.

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The Minimalist Kitchen

Chicken Tinga Tacos

Is it Tuesday yet?

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Firecracker Chicken with Rice

Noms.

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Slow-Cooker Whole Chicken with Potatoes

As easy as turning on your Crock-Pot. 

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Keto Sheet-Pan Chicken and Rainbow Veggies

Dishes are for chumps. 

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Cook Beautiful

Pan-Roasted Chicken with Shallots and Dates

Sooo elegant.

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Honey-Lime Chicken and Veggies in Foil

No mess = no stress.

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Greek Lemon Skewers with Tzatziki Sauce

Ready thine fluffiest pitas.

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Skillet Roast Chicken with Peaches, Tomatoes and Red Onion

Bring the whole damn skillet to the dinner table. 

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Chicken and Snap Pea Stir-Fry

Twenty minutes and you’re done.

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Rotisserie Chicken Ramen

You don’t even have to cook the bird.

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The Ultimate Chicken Potpie

Puff pastry makes it look extra-impressive.

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Baked Caprese Chicken Skillet

If it were up to us, we’d top everything in mozzarella. 

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Spicy Yogurt Marinated Chicken Legs

News flash: Chicken doesn’t have to be boring.

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Parmesan-Ranch Chicken Thighs

There won’t be any leftovers. 

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Roasted Drumsticks with Tomatoes

Bursting with flavor.

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Garlic Breaded Roast Chicken Breast

Pair with your favorite veggie.

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One-Pan Roasted Chicken with Carrots

Impossible to go wrong.

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Spicy Chicken Stir-Fry

Twenty-five minutes in the kitchen, and just like that, dinner’s done.

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Mexican Posole

Tired of the same old chili recipe? Same.

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Grilled Lemon-Herb Chicken and Avocado Salad

Turn the leftovers into lunch. 

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