6 Top Rated Chicken Recipes

By The Chew Crew Jul 15, 2013

Need a chicken recipe?  Well, we’ve rounded up some of our favorites.  They’re simple, tasty and sure to be a hit with the whole family.
6. Michael’s BBQ Chicken

BBQ Chicken Michael Symon

It’s summer and that means barbecue.  This smoky, spicy, juicy version is sure to hit the spot.  Just whip up the marinade the night before and let the chicken soak, then grill and eat.  

Recipe: Michael's BBQ Chicken

5. Chicken Paillard with a Spring Salad

Chicken Paillard Spring Salad Mario Batali
This meal comes together in less than 30 minutes but tastes like it takes much longer.  The thin and savory chicken is complimented perfectly by the fresh salad.  It’s the perfect summer dish – light, tasty and satisfying.

Recipe: Chicken Paillard with Spring Salad

4. Roasted Chicken with Spaghetti Squash

Roasted Chicken Squash Spaghetti Michael Symon
There’s nothing quite like a roasted chicken or a nice pasta.  This dish has both and you don’t need to feel guilty because the spaghetti is made from squash, saving you loads of calories.
Recipe: Roasted Chicken with Spaghetti Squash
3. Braised Chicken with Green Olives and Lemon

Braised Chicken with Green Olives and Lemon Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth makes this braised chicken dish all the time.  The strong flavors of lemon and green olives give the chicken kick.  Plus, its kid approved.  See what your little ones think.
Recipe: Braised Chicken with Green Olives with Lemon

2. Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken Carla Hall 1
Carla is knows her fried chicken.  In fact, it has even won a cooking competition here at The Chew.  The dish is a classic southern style and its best served with lots of napkins.

Recipe: Fried Chicken
1. Greek Style Grilled Chicken

Greek Style Grilled Chicken Michael Symon
Grilled chicken is always a start to a meal, but it usually needs a little help.  The combination of this tomato and feta salad with the chicken makes this dish a healthy, tasty winner.

Recipe: Greek Style Grilled Chicken