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12 Easy Skillet Chicken Dinners

12 Easy Skillet Chicken Dinners

There never seem to be enough chicken recipes, am I right?

Here, we’ve put together some of our favorites for your weeknight (or weekend!) inspiration. They all have an eye toward expedience and efficiency, and are easily made in one skillet.

A favorite appetizer transitions to a main course, with parmesan and mozzarella and chicken cutlets.

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The pantry is your friend for this dish—canned tomatoes, capers, anchovies and olives, in particular! They come together to make this quick and flavorful skillet chicken puttanesca.

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Dark leafy and bitter greens pair well with these crispy curried chicken thighs. They're loaded with fresh herbs, green onions, garlic and ginger.

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It might be sausage, but it's still chicken! Here, it’s paired with cheese, pasta and spinach. Hard to go wrong.

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Quickly sear the chicken on the stovetop, followed by onions and peppers. Warm up some tortillas, pile up some toppings, and dinner is ready.

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This staple of Indian restaurants is surprisingly easy to make at home with a few spices, a can of tomatoes, and some yogurt.

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When properly cooked, baby bok choy offers a combination of crisp and soft textures. Add some chicken breasts in a quick sauce and dinner is served.

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Never heard of Chermoula? It’s a North African herb sauce with cilantro, parsley, cumin and coriander and a great foil for chicken thighs. Serve with couscous.

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This Italian hunter-style chicken dish is a simple braise involving tomatoes, garlic, onion and wine. It takes a little more time to cook, so save it for a night when you won't feel rushed.

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Chicken breasts cook on top of a bed of orzo and onions. Serve this all right in the pan in cooks in.

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Scampi is usually associated with shrimp and shellfish, but chicken works just as well when cooked with butter, olive oil, lemon juice and white wine.

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Boneless thighs are pounded thin and marinated. In twenty minutes you’ve got a spicy, orangey chicken dish to serve with some Spanish rice.

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