10+ Healthy Baked Chicken Recipes
Healthy baked chicken recipes make for a nutritious, delicious and easy-to-fix dinner that the whole family will love.
Pan-Roasted Chicken and Vegetables
“This one-dish roast chicken with vegetables tastes as if it took hours of hands-on time to put together, but the simple ingredients can be prepped in mere minutes. The rosemary gives it a rich flavour, and the meat juices cook the veggies to perfection. It’s unbelievably easy!” —Sherri Melotik, Oak Creek, Wisconsin
Get the recipe for Pan-Roasted Chicken and Vegetables.
Oven-Fried Chicken Drumsticks
“This fabulous recipe uses Greek yogurt to create an amazing marinade that makes the chicken incredibly moist. No one will guess that it has been lightened up and is not even fried!” — Kim Wallace, Dennison, Ohio
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Sheet-Pan Chicken Curry Dinner
“This sheet-pan chicken curry is a quick way to get a meal on the table without fuss. Everyone loves it, and it’s healthy to boot! Serve it with a side of jasmine rice.” —Trisha Kruse, Eagle, Idaho
Get the recipe for Sheet-Pan Chicken Curry Dinner.
Maple-Roasted Chicken & Acorn Squash
“When I became a new mother, my mom helped me find comforting and simple recipes to have on hand. This terrific roast chicken is a happy discovery.” —Sara Eilers, Surprise, Arizona
Get the recipe for Maple-Roasted Chicken & Acorn Squash.
Crunchy Herbed Chicken Breasts
“This Italian dish is out of this world. I’m always getting requests to make it for family and friends.” —Lucia Johnson, Massena, New York
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Roasted Chicken Thighs with Peppers & Potatoes
“My family loves this dish! There’s nothing better than oven baked boneless chicken thighs for dinner. It looks and tastes like you fussed, but it is really simple to make. These roasted chicken thighs use healthy olive oil and fresh herbs from my garden.” —Pattie Prescott, Manchester, New Hampshire
Get the recipe for Roasted Chicken Thighs with Peppers & Potatoes.
Chicken-Stuffed Cubanelle Peppers
“Here’s a different take on traditional stuffed peppers. I substituted chicken for the beef and used Cubanelle peppers in place of the green peppers that are usually featured in such a dish.” —Ron Burlingame, Canton, Ohio
Get the recipe for Chicken-Stuffed Cubanelle Peppers.
Baked Caesar Chicken
“Easy, fast to fix and delicious, this meal maker is a winner!” —Kirsten Norgaard, Astoria, Oregon
Get the recipe for Baked Caesar Chicken.
Pecan-Crusted Chicken Nuggets
“I loved chicken nuggets as a child. This baked version is healthier than the original, and it’s a great meal for kids.” — Haili Carroll, Valencia, California
Get the recipe for Pecan-Crusted Chicken Nuggets.
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