Chicken is generally considered an all-time favorite comfort food. Think: roasted chicken, chicken noodle soup and Ree Drummond’s famous chicken spaghetti casserole. But don’t get us wrong, chicken is also a delicious summer recipe when prepared correctly. From grilled chicken ideas to burger recipes and summer chicken salads, when it gets warmer outside, these easy (and hearty) summer chicken recipes will keep everyone’s hunger at bay. In fact, you’ll want to repeat these chicken dinners all season long.
And if you weren’t already excited about cooking season, wait until you try Ree’s delicious barbecue chicken recipe. Or the homemade chicken burgers with which beef burgers earn their money! In addition to these easy dinner ideas, we’ve also included plenty of quick lunch options. Try the Cobb Chicken Salad or the Chicken Pesto Pasta, both of which would make a delicious addition to your next picnic in the park. Many of these meals are considered healthy chicken recipes, such as the grilled chicken with zucchini noodles, but there are also some delicious ideas, such as the chicken sandwich with coleslaw and bacon. Whatever you’re craving, there’s always a summery chicken recipe that’s right for you!