Those cold winter nights, finals week, and the holidays coming up make it hard to want anything but comfort food. Well, you’re in luck, December has just the perfect day to enjoy all the comfort food you want. Comfort Food Day is December 5th and what better comfort food than some recipes with warm and filling chicken? These recipes are sure to bring some comfort to you and anyone else who needs comfort from a home cooked dish or two.
Try these recipes to celebrate National Comfort Food Day:
One Pot Teriyaki Rice with Chicken and Vegetables – This dish has your choice of veggies to go with the sweet teriyaki flavoring and it soaks into the rice and chicken. It is cooked in one pot to make everything one savory dish.
Orzo Soup with Chicken– Lemon and chicken are mixed with delicious vegetables in this soup. Just add orzo pasta and cook everything to perfection for the September months. After all, fall is around the corner.
Sweet and Spicy Sesame Chicken – This delicious recipe is made more savory with shitake mushrooms and green beans added into it. It can be made in a heavy-bottom pot, in the oven, or on the grill. You can decide just how sticky you want the chicken to be.
You can also try a different recipe of this dish here: https://www.cooksillustrated.com/recipes/1438-spicy-stir-fried-sesame-chicken-with-green-beans-and-shiitake-mushrooms
Crack Chicken Noodle Soup – Bacon, ranch, and cheese soup are added to this classic dish to make it even better for cold months. Add shredded cheddar cheese, egg noodles, milk, and broth to the chicken to make a mouthwatering cheesy chicken soup.
Ranch Chicken – You’d be surprised what crush corn flakes does when mixed with ranch and parmesan cheese. It makes a delicious Ranch Chicken breading that gives this dish its name. Simple to make and tasty to eat. This dish is great for all months.
Double Crunch Honey Garlic Chicken [see picture at top] – Chicken and honey always go together, especially when there’s a layer of crunch. With a delicious flour and spice mixture, this chicken is cooked on a skillet and then dipped in honey garlic sauce to be cooked again.
Crispy Parmesan Garlic Chicken with Zucchini – Who says eating your veggies has to be boring? Sautéing zucchini in garlic parmesan sauce makes certain these veggies are a nice compliment to the parmesan garlic breading on this already delicious chicken.
No matter how you like your chicken, there are so many recipes to go around as the weather gets colder. These dishes are worth the time and they’re great for family nights or holidays. They’ll be sure to warm you up inside while that blanket warms the rest of you.
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