When it comes to finding something quick and easy-to-make, with versatile and delicious products, you'll be hard pressed to find a better cooking ingredient than ground chicken. And while one sheet pan recipes and easy crockpot recipes are great in a pinch, or when you're really on a time crunch, the following easy ground chicken recipes are sure to become appetizer and main course staples the entire family (and all of your friends and neighbors!) will enjoy.
From a slew of healthy ground chicken recipes and light salads incorporating the product, to more decadent options, there is truly a plethora of ways you can turn something as seemingly plain as ground chicken into a show-stopping, awe-inspiring meal. The following meals will are sure to guarantee that you will never have to wonder what to make your family for a lunch they'll actually eat, or raid your recipe book for an easy and quick dinner idea, ever again.
Rigatoni with Chicken and Broccoli
You've never seen ground chicken look this fancy! This low-cost mean is super comforting, and a great way to get a serving of vegetables in, too.
Chicken and White Bean Chili
Serve up a heaping bowl of this ground chicken and bean chili that is super easy to make and perfect for winter.
This 40 minute bolognese cuts calories and fat by subbing in chicken for beef. Don't worry. It's just as tasty as traditional bolognese.
Miso-Glazed Chicken Burgers with Cabbage-Apple Slaw
Get extra flavor without the added calories when you swap out mayo for slaw and beef for chicken in this light, Asian-inspired twist on the classic cheeseburger.
Gingery Meatball Soup with Bok Choy
Try this light and healthy ginger-flavored soup with loaded with tasty ground chicken meatballs, carrots, and bok choy.
Hoisin Chicken Burgers with Pickled Red Onions
Topped with sweet and tangy pickled red onions and Chinese hoisin sauce, this chicken burger is even juicier than the beef variety.
Jerk Chicken and Mango Lettuce Cups
Bring some tropical flavors to dinnertime with these easy to make jerk and mango lettuce cups. It's the perfect blend of sweet and savory.
Get the recipe at Delish.
The best thing about dumplings is that you can customize them to be filled with whatever you like. These ground chicken , ginger, and escarole chicken dumplings are fun to make and will fill you up.
Get the recipe at Good Housekeeping.
Fried Chicken Kebabs (Ganderi Kebab)
It's all about the spices when it comes to these tasty chicken kebabs. With onion, mint, cilantro, cheddar cheese and more, these crunchy kebabs, paired with a homemade mango chutney, are a fun alternative to classic steak n' potatoes.
Get the recipe at Delish.
Italian Wedding Soup
This dish serves up double the chicken by including both ground chicken and chicken sausage. In the end, you get a hearty soup that keeps you full, and is great for leftovers.
Get the recipe from Delish.
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