14 Summer Chicken Recipes

chicken recipesWhen the weather starts to get a bit warmer, it can be difficult to find a decent meal that is not too heavy on the stomach. Summer chicken recipes are always a great option because chicken isn’t too heavy on your stomach and it can be really delicious. Here are 15 great chicken recipes for summer time, some healthy and some great comfort food. 

Chicken can also be cooked easily and in different ways. It also doesn’t take long to cook so you can whip up a delicious meal for the family to enjoy in no time. Easy, quick, and light equals great for summer!

This collection of summer chicken recipes brings together many different flavors and styles of chicken so that you can put a delicious meal on the table in no time.

  1. Greek Grilled Chicken

This Greek grilled chicken is super easy and is also low carb! The chicken marinates in a delicious Greek marinade until just perfect and is then grilled to perfection.


  1. One-Pan Garlic Parmesan Chicken

One pan meals are always a great option when summer comes around. This delicious one pan meal includes tasty garlic parmesan chicken, asparagus, and potatoes for a complete all in one meal.

  1. Healthy Stuffed Chicken Breast

A great easy to prep chicken and is perfect for those busy weeknights. The chicken is stuffed with delicious veggies, seasonings and a bit of cheese and baked until it’s nice and juicy.

  1. Cajun Chicken Pasta

Quick, easy, and delicious! This simple one-pot chicken and pasta recipe is something the whole family will love.

  1. Sheet Pan Lemon Chicken

Another super simple summer chicken recipe that only takes one pan. Simply place the seasoned chicken and your veggies on the pan and bake until it’s done. chicken on plate with lemon

  1. Chicken Spiedini

Perfect for grilling, this chicken is seasoned to deliciousness and then grilled until it’s nice and crispy on the outside and tender on the inside.

  1. Oven Roasted Chicken with Balsamic Sauce

Chicken and bell peppers are roasted in the oven and topped with a delicious balsamic sauce. Ready in about 20 minutes, it’s a great summer recipe that everyone will enjoy.

  1. Pepper Chicken

Chicken, pepper, green chilies, onions, garlic and yogurt are combined to create a delicious chicken dish that is a must-try. Don’t let the yogurt fool you, it really does compliment the dish!

  1. Honey Sriracha Chicken Wings

If you are looking for the perfect combination of sweet and spicy, these honey sriracha wings are a great choice. These paleo wings can be made in the oven, air fryer, or even on the grill.

  1. Grilled Chicken Fajita Salad

Homemade seasoned juicy chicken is combined with lettuce, a creamy avocado mix, and a cilantro lime salad dressing to create this delicious fajita salad.


  1. Cheesy Chicken Pasta

A creamy chicken pasta that is loaded with three different kinds of cheese and is combined with plenty of green veggies to create a delicious balanced meal.

  1. Prosciutto Wrapped Chicken Breast with Cream Cheese

Tender and full of delicious flavor, this easy prosciutto wrapped chicken breast is topped with a layer of cream cheese and prosciutto then baked to greatness.


  1. Grilled Lemon Pepper Chicken Thighs

Great for summer grilling, these lemon pepper chicken thighs are a freezer friendly meal that everyone is sure to love.

  1. Hawaiian Skillet BBQ Pineapple Chicken

Pineapple is perfect for summer and when you combine it with BBQ chicken, you get a sweet Hawaiian taste that is sure to please.


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