Chicken is perfect is perfect for adding protein to meal, and is versatile to go with many recipe combinations.
So it’s a good thing that the Birds Eye range of chicken products is extensive to say the least – even within the selection of grilled items that will be at the heart of the tasty recipes which we have picked in this article. Whether you’re looking for some sizzling chargrilled chicken or a more crispy affair in the form of nuggets and dippers, burgers or breaded and battered chicken – we have you covered. If you’re still hungry for more inspiration after this, check out our other chicken recipes!
The convenience in the flexibility of freezing our products is of course a huge plus point that will have you going cock-a-hoop in your kitchen, but the health benefits of our 100% chicken breast, free from artificial colours, preservatives and flavours will also have you in a frenzy. With your poultry cooked to perfection, it will be brimming with protein which is particularly important for kids as it’s vital for the growth of their bones, so it’s a great meal idea for all the family! But if you feel sapped of energy when you’re coming through the door in the evening, our chicken products also include vitamins B3 and B6 in addition to phosphorous which are all known fatigue busters so you’re not slowly scrambling towards your bed straight after dinner.
We’ve highlighted some delicious easy-to-follow recipes below, so there’s no need to chicken out – get cooking now!
Easy Chicken Recipes
Chargrilled Chicken Summer Salad
If you’ve been out in the face of the summer sun for slightly too long, you will no doubt want a quick fix, and this salad certainly fits the bill. It’s a light option that is super easy to prepare which works perfectly as a standalone supper or a deluxe option at a BBQ.
Mexican Chicken with Kidney Bean Mixed Rice
Dust down your sombrero and get hold of our delicious Mexican Nacho Crumb for your next dinner. Cook it up, add corn on the cob and kidney bean mixed rice, and within half an hour, you’ll be enjoying the authentic taste of Latin America delivered directly to your kitchen table.
Healthy chicken recipes
Peri Peri Chicken Wraps
Peri peri chicken wraps have fast become one of the UK’s favourite meals – not only is it a healthy treat, but one that also captures the imagination with its heat and spice. This recipe includes some of our favourite veg, but feel free to add even more colour for a vibrant variation. Too much heat for you? Cool it down with some low fat yoghurt.
Orzo Pasta with Crispy Chicken
Looking for a slightly lighter pasta salad? Orzo is a small pasta which is packed full of protein as is our delicious crispy chicken. Combine them with soya beans and peppery rocket before finishing with pine nuts and fresh basil, and you’ll be loaded with a plethora of nutrients to keep any tiredness at bay
Chargrilled chicken recipes
Soy, Ginger and Garlic Chicken Chargrill with Noodles
Sometimes, we all just crave a Chinese takeaway, but it can leave your stomach heavier, and your pockets lighter. This recipe is a great way round both issues, not only is it cost effective, but you’ll know exactly what has gone into your dish – noodles, plenty of veg, and of course, our delicious chargrilled chicken. It’s a meal which will have you shunning that takeaway menu time and time again!
Peri Peri Chicken with Tomato Rice
If you think chicken and rice is banal as can be, you clearly haven’t tried this recipe. Combine our optimally spiced peri peri chicken with some tangy tomato rice for a colourful dinner time you won’t be forgetting anytime soon!
Crispy chicken recipes
Crispy Chicken and Cheesy Stuffed Mushrooms
How should you fill that pesky empty space on your dinner table spread when hosting your next party? This hearty beauty should do the trick. Our succulent crispy chicken alongside a Portobello mushroom stuffed with cheese will leave your guests more than content with your offering.
Sweet and Sour Crispy Chicken with Noodles
If you’re wondering how to make this classic extra special, try our vibrant version featuring Birds Eye Chicken Dippers! Embrace that sweet yet warming flavour, and have a crack at using those chopsticks!
These recipes can be rapidly put together, and will have the family racing to the table for their serving of chicken. What’s more, Birds Eye 100% chicken breast products have been recommended by 90% of Mumsnet testers so you know you’re tucking into a quality meal. Winner Winner, Chicken Chargrills for Dinner.