Use a rotisserie bird canned chicken or leftover poached chicken breasts to make this classic chicken salad for your fridge. Turn leftover chicken or store-bought rotisserie chicken into enchiladas chicken salad chicken soup chicken pizzathe list goes on and on.
Last week I rounded up 15 Soups to Make with Leftover Rotisserie Chicken and today Ive put together a collection of casseroles and other one-dish meals you can make with leftover rotisserie chicken.
What to make for dinner with leftover roast chicken. Weve got you covered. It tastes great on kinds of bread from whole wheat and raisin loaf to croissants and sandwich rolls. Some of them are written to be used with cooked shredded chicken and some of them have cooking the chicken written into the recipe in that.
Chicken salad sandwiches are always a hit at picnics and make a great light lunch or dinner when youre rushing. Shred the meat and pile it into warm tortillas or give the meat even more flavor by simmering it with some of your favorite salsa. The beauty of chicken salad isnt just that its a completely different way to enjoy leftover roast chicken after eating it hot the night beforeits also that you can adapt it based on whatever you have on hand.
Theyre super easy to make with leftover roast or rotisserie chicken. From simple soups like this classic Roasted Chicken Noodle and this healthy Chicken Soup with Kale Ginger and Sumac which was designed with leftovers in mind to picnic-perfect pasta salads we love this vibrant Spring Pea and Pasta Salad with Chicken and Asparagus these roasted chicken recipes are sure to impress even the. Baked Creamy Chicken Taquitos are crispy taco rolls of cream cheese melted cheese and spiced-up chicken and they are the best appetizer or quick weeknight meal around.
If you dont have peppers or celery swap in any other veggies from pieces of lightly cooked asparagus to canned artichoke hearts. You can also bulk up the tacos with beans or slaw. Got leftover roast chicken.
Leftover chicken is the start to the easiest taco Tuesday.