29 Easy Recipes You Can Make with Rotisserie Chicken
Everyone enjoys sharing home-cooked meals, but sometimes we all need an easy weeknight dinner. That's where a store-bought rotisserie chicken can come in to revamp mealtime with a time-saving makeover. Here are our favorite recipes for turning a simple rotisserie chicken into a weeknight dinner delight that your whole family will enjoy. You'll love the one-dish recipes like our Chicken-and-Broccoli Skillet Pasta and Chicken Bog for easy cleanup. If you prefer to spice up dinnertime, the rotisserie chicken recipes for Chicken Tamale Pie or Easy Buffalo Chicken Dip are mouthwateringly delicious. For a lighter weeknight dinner, Chicken-Quinoa Salad or Clementine-and-Collard Greens Salad show how filling healthy food can be. So grab a rotisserie chicken on your way home, choose any of these fantastic recipes, and settle in for an easy weeknight dinner.
Baked Ziti with Chicken
Recipe: Baked Ziti with Chicken
The combination of homemade sauce and store-bought chicken come together to create one delicious meal the whole family will love.
Chicken-and-Broccoli Skillet Pasta
Shred your rotisserie chicken the night before to help this skillet casserole come together even quicker on busy weeknights.
Rotisserie Chicken Noodle Soup
Recipe: Rotisserie Chicken Noodle Soup
This chicken noodle soup recipe comes together in a snap without sacrificing the same slow-cooked flavor you love thanks to rotisserie chicken.
Chicken-Bacon Ranch Casserole
Recipe: Chicken-Bacon Ranch Casserole
You can never go wrong with the flavorful trio of chicken, bacon, and ranch.
Recipe: Chicken Bog
This Low Country favorite comes together in just 30 minutes.
Creamy Chicken and Rice Soup
Recipe: Creamy Chicken and Rice Soup
A one-pot soup that's comforting, easy, and nutritious is a win in our book.
Chicken Tamale Pie
Recipe: Chicken Tamale Pie
Get the taste of tamales in one skillet with this easy chicken pie.
Recipe: Chicken-Tortilla Casserole
We turned the classic soup into a casserole that offers the same delicious flavor.
Creamy Chicken Alfredo Casserole
Recipe: Creamy Chicken Alfredo Casserole
When you want a warm meal, but are short on time, jarred sauces and store-bought chicken are an easy way to still win dinnertime.
Easy Buffalo Chicken Dip
Recipe: Easy Buffalo Chicken Dip
True to its name, this easy recipe just requires a little stirring. Then you'll place it in the oven until the edges are golden brown.
Couscous Pilaf with Roasted Carrots, Chicken, and Feta
If you want to cut your prep time down even more, you can use baby carrots so no peeling or cutting is required.
Chicken and Herbed Cornmeal Dumplings
You can substitute dried herbs for fresh, if needed. Just reduce the amount by half.
Skillet Enchiladas Suizas
Recipe: Skillet Enchiladas Suizas
Deconstructed enchiladas offer the same great flavor without any rolling needed.
Chicken Caesar Salad Sandwiches
Recipe: Chicken Caesar Salad Sandwiches
Upgrade your lunchtime sandwich with this easy take on chicken salad.
Poppy Seed Chicken
Recipe: Poppy Seed Chicken
Served over rice or alongside a salad, this six-ingredient casserole will become a regular on your dinner menu.
Tropical Chicken Lettuce Wraps
Recipe: Tropical Chicken Lettuce Wraps
Using a rotisserie chicken means no cooking is required to get this tropical dish on the table.
Recipe: Chicken Stir-Fry
The best part about this delicious meal is that it'll be ready to enjoy in just 10 minutes. Plus, you can customize with your family's favorite veggies.
Chicken Caprese Pasta
Recipe: Chicken Caprese Pasta
A colorful herb pesto offers a light yet flavorful finish for fresh linguine
Clementine-and-Collard Greens Salad
Massaging greens with the dressing will help them become more tender and flavorful.
White Lightning Chicken Chili
Recipe: White Lightning Chicken Chili
White Lightning Chicken Chili gets its name because it only takes 30 minutes from start to finish to get this one-dish meal to the table.
Chicken-Quinoa Salad with Green Goddess Dressing
Quinoa and chicken add plenty of protein for a lightened up yet filling meal.
Hot Chicken Salad
Recipe: Hot Chicken Salad
Water chestnuts, slivered almonds, and crisp potato chips add plenty of texture and flavor to this warm version of classic chicken salad.
Chicken Cobbler Casserole
Recipe: Chicken Cobbler Casserole
Buttery cubes of sourdough rolls make a quick and crunchy topping for this speedy twist on chicken pot pie.
Easy Chicken and Dumplings
Recipe: Easy Chicken and Dumplings
Deli-roasted chicken, cream of chicken soup, and canned biscuits make a quick-and-tasty version of classic chicken and dumplings.
Stovetop Chicken Pie
Recipe: Stovetop Chicken Pie
Lighten up this down-home meal with low fat cream cheese and reduced-fat cream of mushroom soup, or serve it over brown rice rather than biscuits.
Chicken-and-Green Chile Enchiladas
Substitute leftover roast beef or your favorite shredded barbecued pork as a tasty alternative to chicken.
Recipe: Chicken Lasagna
Switch up lasagna night with this cheesy chicken version of the classic suppertime staple.
Chicken Tetrazzini with Prosciutto and Peas
In less than an hour, you can create a dinner that will satisfy the whole family. This standby casserole dish is one part comfort food, one part Italian delicacy, served in one dish.
Light King Ranch Chicken Casserole
Recipe: Light King Ranch Casserole
If you think cutting calories means giving up the foods you love, think again. This top-rated makeover is every bit as creamy and satisfying as the full-fat original.