Recipes that use chicken as the main ingredient
The best chicken fajitas (or fahitas) recipe, easy to make and extremely delicious. Chicken breast pieces are marinated in oil, lime juice, garlic and spices, fried and served in a flour tortilla together with fried bell peppers and onions, cheese, sour cream, guacamole, salsa and pickled jalapeno chiles. The preparation time includes the minimum time required for marinating, other than that, it takes 10 minutes to prepare and maximum 15 minutes to cook. While waiting for the chicken to marinate you can prepare the toppings - make the guacamole, grate the cheese, serve the sour cream and salsa, etc.
Tags: chicken breast, cumin powder, paprica powder, lime juice and zest, flour tortillas
A hot and spicy chicken recipe, Peri Peri chicken is a speciality of the Nando's restaurants. This recipe uses a home made Peri Peri sauce that is made with several chile peppers, chile powder and other ingredients. You can make extra quantities of the Peri Peri sauce and keep it refrigerated until needed. The chicken has to marinade in the Peri Peri sauce for at least 2 hours (the longer the better) so you can start the marinade process a day ahead.
Tags: chicken breasts, butter, Peri Peri sauce, lemon juice, garlic
Corn tortillas filled with shredded chicken, onion and cheese and cooked in a sour cream and tomatillo sauce. A delicious chicken enchilada dish that can be served with Mexican fried rice or other condiments for a complete meal.
Tags: chicken breast, sour cream, corn tortillas, Jack cheese, tomatillos
Easy, delicious chicken Chimichangas served with guacamole, sour cream and Mexican fried rice for a perfect meal.
Tags: chicken, onion, jalapeno chiles, garlic, oregano
A classic French duck recipe, confit de canard or duck confit is duck breast cooked and preserved in fat. Serve with roasted or fried potatoes for a simple, yet delicious meal. Note that the duck must be prepared a day ahead before cooking and then has to be left to ripen for at least one month.
Tags: ducks, salt, garlic, bay leaves, onion
Marinated chicken broiled, topped with bacon, cheese and sauteed onions and mushrooms. A delicious chicken dish from the famous Bennigan's restaurant.
Tags: chicken, onion, mushrooms, butter, cheese
One of the best chicken chimichanga recipes. Flour tortillas are filled with cooked shredded chicken and cheese, deep fried and served with a homemade Chipotle salsa and sour cream.
Tags: flour tortillas, onion, chili powder, oregano, chicken breast
Burritos are flour tortillas filled with chicken, bean, beef, cheese or any combination, topped with extra cheese and baked in the oven. In this burrito recipe, the tortillas are filled with a chicken, bean, cheese and tomato mixture. Burritos can be served topped with sour cream as an appetizer or as a main dish. You can increase the quantity of ingredients to make more burritos.
Tags: flour tortillas, chicken breast, onion, garlic, black beans
Easy and fast chicken and bean burritos, ready in 15 minutes.
Tags: chicken, black beans, tomatoes, lime juice, flour tortillas
Easy chicken and black bean burritos. Tortillas are filled with a chicken, black bean and tomato sauce, topped with cheese and sour cream, rolled up and served with typical Mexican condiments such as sour cream, guacamole, salsa etc. You can use low fat sour cream and cheese for a healthier version of this recipe.
Tags: chicken breast, black beans, flour tortillas, cheese, sour cream
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