10 warming chicken recipes for cooler nights

If you’re looking for a family-friendly meal to warm you up on a cool night, allow these ten chicken recipes to inspire you.
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If you’re looking for a family-friendly meal to warm you up on a cool night, let these chicken recipes inspire you.

They are all from The Healthy Mummy app and 28 Day Challenges – so if you like them and want more recipes we have over 4,500 family and budget friendly recipes here 

Chicken is such a versatile meat, and pairs well with noodles, roast veggies, steamed veggies, in a pie, or in a warming bowl of soup.

Which of these will you try first?

Chicken Pot Pie

10 chicken recipes ready to warm you up

1. Chicken and Corn Pot Pie

316 calories per serve

Pictured above, these individual Chicken and Corn Pot Pies look and taste impressive but are actually so easy to prepare. They work well as a make-ahead dish when you know you won’t have much time to cook dinner.

Recipe here

2. Chicken Laksa

390 calories per serve.

Chicken Laksa

Fast, fresh, and just five ingredients! This laksa will warm you up from the inside out and is much lower in calories than your typical takeaway laksa.

Recipe here

3. Mexican Chicken Pie

342 calories per serve

Mexican Chicken Pie

This is a healthy alternative to the classic chicken pie with a Mexican twist. It’s sure to be a hit with the whole family. Enjoy our Mexican chicken pie recipes!

Recipe here

4. Cheesy Chicken Meatloaf

275 calories per serve

Cheesy Chicken Meatloaf

A great budget-friendly, make-ahead meal that the whole family will love.

Choose to serve with mashed sweet potato, steamed greens or a side salad.

Recipe here

5. Chicken and Chorizo Enchiladas

260 calories per serve

Chicken & Chorizo Enchiladas

This Mexican meal is not only low in calories, but it’s also absolutely delicious. Indulge yourself with these homemade enchiladas.

Recipe here

6. Chicken Curry Potato Bake

388 calories per serve

Chicken Curry Potato Bake

Comfort food made healthily, and you only need a handful of ingredients to make it. Why not use the leftovers for a quick and easy lunch the next day?

Recipe here

7. Chicken Noodle Soup

390 calories per serve

Chicken Noodle Soup

There is something so comforting about a hot bowl of chicken soup. It warms you up and fills you up at the same time.

Recipe here

8. Yellow Chicken Curry

382 calories per serve

Yellow Chicken Curry

Here is a fantastic chicken curry recipe that is packed with fresh vegetables. It’s a great one to make a double batch of to freeze for those busy nights. must try also this delicious butter chicken recipe!

Recipe here

9. One Pan Lemon Chicken

265 calories per serve

One Pan Lemon Chicken

Save time on washing up with this one-pot wonder that the whole family will love. Feel free to add any other roasting vegetables that you like to the pan – anything goes. Enjoy another delicious roasted chicken recipe!

Recipe here

10. Chicken And Pesto Buckwheat Risotto

413 calories per serve

Chicken And Pesto Buckwheat Risotto

This risotto is a great recipe that you can make in around 30 minutes to feed the whole family. It also works well when reheated for a quick and tasty lunch.

Recipe here

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