30 Chicken Thigh Recipes
Chicken thighs are not only tasty, but they're easy on your wallet, too. From creamy soups to exotic dinners, these 30 recipes will make any chicken thigh taste like a million bucks!
Grilled Sweet-and-Sticky Chicken Thighs
Instead of ordering in, save your money and keep the flavor with this quick "MYOTO" dinner (aka 'Make Your Own Take-Out').
Spanish Stew Chicken Thighs
"This dish puts some heat in your belly with smoky chorizo and spicy jalapeno slices," Rachael says of her delicious 30-Minute Meal.
Chicken Thighs with Smoky Roasted Peppers
Roasted red peppers and tons of juicy tomatoes make this saucy chicken dish a slam-dunk. Don't forget to serve it with bread to mop up all the sauce!
Tamarind-Glazed Chicken Thighs
Rach's pal Daisy Martinez spices up chicken thighs for a finger-lickin'-good dish. Tip: Marinate the chicken in vinegar for plumper, juicier thighs.
Beer-Braised Chicken Thighs
Put down your beer...and pour it into this flavorful dish! We recommend using a Pilsner-style brew for a rich and flavorful bird.
Grilled Chicken Thighs with Blistered Tomatoes
Want a healthy, yet delicious dinner? With blistered tomatoes, this recipe is inexpensive and full of texture and flavor!
Chicken Thighs with Apples, Onions & White Cheddar Polenta
Sweet, smoky, and savory -- this dish will not disappoint!
Grilled Chicken Thighs on a Bed of Beans and Greens
Brightened by the lemon, this dish can be served for lunch or dinner. Either way, you'll end the meal with a smile on your face!
Paprika Chicken Thighs
Finally having a romantic night in? This dish will satisfy both man and woman with it's flavorful meat and egg noodle side.
Lemon-Garlic Spanish Chicken Thighs and Rice Pilaf
Here's one of Rachael's husband's, favorite dishes. Plus, it's easy on the wallet and strong on the flavor.
Maple-Walnut Chicken Thighs and Cheddar-Apple Rice
Have Thanksgiving anytime, anywhere, with this warm-you-up-with-one-bite recipe.
Orange-Balsamic Chicken Thighs with Pecans and Sage Butter Pasta
A hint of citrus and balsamic goodness adds tons of flavor and depth to this chicken thigh dinner.
Stir up your next barbecue bash with these thai-inspired kebabs!
Buffalo Thigh Sliders
With the brightness of lemon juice and the tang of blue cheese, sliders have never tasted so good! Wow your guests and spend less, too.
West African-Style Chicken & Fennel Stew
All the great flavors of a long-cooking stew come together in less than an hour in this skillet stew featuring deliciously different ingredients like chickpeas, fennel, lemon and some kicked up spices.
Braised Chicken with Prunes and Cream
If you've never cooked with prunes before, here's your chance! Sweet with a raisin-like texture, these fruits transform chicken with cream sauce into a whole new dish.
Chicken thighs slow-cooked with prepared dressing and cream cheese, flavored with dry white wine and served over delicate angel hair pasta is a simple, yet sophisticated weeknight dinner.
Chicken Stew with Apricots
Sweeten things up with this fruit-enhanced stew. Have it plain or throw it over rice for a well-rounded meal.
Pomegranate Chicken with Walnuts
Make your family dinner for $10 or less with this savory and nutty recipe. No one needs to know how little you spent!
No-Peeking Peking Chicken
Bone-in chicken thighs turn meltingly tender when slow-cooked in this sauce, which is reminiscent of peking duck. Serve it over rice to complete the meal.
Chicken and Dried Cherries
Curry powder and dried cherries make for one full-of-flavor dinner. It's a great lunch to-go, too!
Chicken with Mushrooms and Peas
Serve a veggie-heavy dinner that the whole family will like! Peas, mushrooms and onions bring it all together.
Creamy Chicken-and-Rice Soup
There's no need to say good-bye to this tasty soup! Add chicken broth and pasta to the leftovers, as needed, and you'll be able to enjoy it all week long.
Drunken Risotto with Grilled Chicken
Who says you have to go out to enjoy a succulent dinner? Bring the restaurant to your kitchen with this gourmet and tasty dish!
Greek-Style Chicken Salad
No one said salads have to be boring. This Mediterranean-inspired one will liven up your next lunch.
Crispy and tender? It's finally possible with this bright and delicious plate! Serve it over steamed white rice to complete the meal.
Chicken with Artichokes
Serve your whole family for less than $10 with this flavorful and hearty dish. Want to mix it up? Substitute pickled sliced jalapeno chiles for the hot cherry peppers.
Lemon Chicken Tortellini Soup
We definitely recommend this easy, hearty soup. Tip: Make it veg-friendly by swapping in vegetable broth with chopped mushrooms and potatoes for the chicken broth and chicken.
This broccoli with chicken recipe is delicious on its own or with a twist: Add some beaten eggs and it becomes a frittata!
Chutney Chicken One-Pot
Here's a one-pot recipe you'll want to make time and time again. And with such easy cleanup, why not?
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