No warlocks. No rock stars from Mars. Just some winning chicken recipes that are tired of pretending they're not special.
Long before the phrases "Adonis DNA" and "Vatican assassin" became keyword searches on Google, chicken was in it to win it. Without fanfare (or agents or a cadre of lawyers even), chicken has been a dinnertime star for decades—always ready to perform, always a team player.
Here are a week's worth of our all-time favorite chicken recipes—none are soft targets either, just a medley of winning flavors that even a warlock would love.
Lemon, olives, and capers elevate the flavors of this simple chicken and pasta dish.
A great option for brown-bag lunches.
A Thai-style curry bowl makes a healthy lunch or light dinner.
An unusual and delicious way to use leftover roast chicken.
Chicken, peppers, tomatoes, and spice -- dinner in seven ingredients.
Peppers and tomatoes round out this meaty one-dish meal.
Rotisserie chicken and canned garbanzo beans make this hearty chili an easy meal.