3 Quick & Easy Roast Chicken Recipes You’ll Want to Make ASAP

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By: Bradley Hasemeyer Posted: 5:21 PM, May 2, 2018

Millennials don't know how to roast a chicken, according to a recent survey. But no worries! We've got you covered with some simple ways to turn your ordinary poultry and into a super delicious dish. 

1. Spinach & Artichoke Stuffed Peppers 

This recipe is super easy, and all it takes is a store-bought chicken and a couple ingredients you might already have in your fridge  – and just minutes of your time. 

Ingredients 

Roasted chicken 

Store-bought spinach artichoke dip 

Halved and gutted out bell peppers 

Shredded mozzarella cheese 

Directions 

Preheat oven to 400°. On a large, rimmed baking sheet, place bell peppers cut side-up and spray with olive oil, then season with salt and pepper. 

Mix spinach and artichoke dip with half of the roasted chicken (shredded), enough to evenly cover the shredded chicken. Add more if desired. Stuff evenly into each pepper half. 

Add shredded mozzarella cheese to each pepper half. 

Bake for 20 minutes. 

2. Chicken & Veggie Couscous Bowl 

Three ingredients are all it takes to make something delicious for lunch, work, or when you're on the run. Here's a scrumptious recipe for a chicken and veggie couscous bowl

Ingredients 

Roasted chicken 

Frozen stir-fry with mixed vegetables 

Directions 

Steam frozen vegetables according to package directions. Shred half of the chicken with a fork. Cook box of couscous per instructions. 

Combine and enjoy with your favorite sauce – tahini, soy sauce, tzatziki, or dill dip. 

3. BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches 

Nothing's more fun than sliders, except whipping some out for your next party in a matter of minutes. So, impress everyone at your next potluck with these mouthwatering BBQ pulled chicken sandwiches. 

Ingredients 

Roasted chicken 

Barbecue sauce 

Store-bought coleslaw 

Mini-Hawaiian slider rolls 

Directions 

Coarsely shred half a chicken. Combine with one cup of barbecue sauce or more if desired. Spoon onto rolls and top with coleslaw. 

So, there you go! Just because you don't know how to roast a chicken doesn't mean you have to starve. Make these recipes whenever you're fixing for something simple, quick, but oh-so-delicious.  

Do YOU have a winning roasted chicken recipe? Share it in the comments below! 

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