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19 Dinner Ideas That All Start With Chicken Breasts

Because everybody loves chicken.

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1. Caprese Stuffed Balsamic Chicken

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This chicken gets its deep, golden color from balsamic vinegar — which also gives it a pop of tangy sweetness. Get the recipe here.

2. One-Pan Roasted Chicken and Sweet Potatoes

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Just throw everything on a sheet pan and stick it in the oven — that's it! Get the recipe here.

3. Sundried Tomato, Spinach, and Cheese Stuffed Chicken

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These chicken breasts are loaded with sundried tomatoes and two different kinds of cheese, so you know it's going to be good. Get the recipe here.

4. Sheet Pan Hoisin Chicken

Hoisin sauce is available in most grocery stores and gives this chicken a sweet and savory pop. Get the recipe here.
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Hoisin sauce is available in most grocery stores and gives this chicken a sweet and savory pop. Get the recipe here.

5. Creamy Lemon Chicken Piccata

This creamy sauce is made with lemon juice, capers, and all kinds of good stuff to make it perfectly bright and salty. Get the recipe here.
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This creamy sauce is made with lemon juice, capers, and all kinds of good stuff to make it perfectly bright and salty. Get the recipe here.

6. Chicken Parmesan

This crispy chicken parmesan only takes 30 minutes to make and will please even the pickiest of eaters. Get the recipe here.
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This crispy chicken parmesan only takes 30 minutes to make and will please even the pickiest of eaters. Get the recipe here.

7. Seared Indian Chicken Over Coconut Rice

bevcooks.com

This chicken and rice bowl is loaded with all kinds of good stuff like toasted peanuts, coconut, and curry-spiced chicken. Get the recipe here.

8. One-Pan Honey Mustard Chicken and Vegetables

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The best part about making this sweet and savory honey mustard chicken is only having to clean one pan. Get the recipe here.

9. Crispy Walnut Herb Chicken with Broccoli, Carrots, and Potatoes

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This chicken gets coated in a mixture of walnuts, breadcrumbs, and parmesan cheese to give it a serious crunch. Get the recipe here.

10. Creamy Balsamic Chicken With Mushrooms and Bacon

This chicken would be delicious over rice, egg noodles, or eaten all by itself. Get the recipe here.
therecipecritic.com

This chicken would be delicious over rice, egg noodles, or eaten all by itself. Get the recipe here.

11. One-Pan Lemon Chicken and Veggies

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If you don't like brussels sprouts, feel free to swap it out with any other veggie — just make sure you cut them into one-inch pieces so they cook evenly. Get the recipe here.

12. Hawaiian Chicken and Pineapple

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If it's not quite warm enough to grill outside yet, feel free to cook these in a grill pan. Get the recipe here.

13. Easy Greek Grilled Chicken

littlespicejar.com

Just throw everything into a Ziploc bag with your chicken and let it marinate — perfect for serving over rice, veggies, or in a wrap. Get the recipe here.

14. Broccoli Cheddar Chicken Rollups

Broccoli and cheddar is great — but broccoli, cheddar, and chicken is even better.  Get the recipe here.
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Broccoli and cheddar is great — but broccoli, cheddar, and chicken is even better.

Get the recipe here.

15. Pesto Chicken Bake

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Just brush your chicken breasts with pesto, top with mozzarella and tomatoes, then bake. Get the recipe here.

16. Grilled Tandoori Chicken

All it takes is 30 minutes of marinating and a few minutes on the grill to get perfect tandoori chicken on your table. Get the recipe here.
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All it takes is 30 minutes of marinating and a few minutes on the grill to get perfect tandoori chicken on your table. Get the recipe here.

17. Foil Packet Italian Chicken and Veggies

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Cooking chicken in foil means cutting down on dishes and cleanup. Win-win. Get the recipe here.

18. Creamy Mushroom and Leek Chicken Breasts

foodiecrush.com

If you're not familiar with leeks, this recipe is the perfect place to start. They give this dish a mild oniony flavor without overpowering it. Get the recipe here.

19. Coconut Lime Chicken

asaucykitchen.com

The best part about this chicken is that it cooks entirely in one pan. Get the recipe here.

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