Cost per serving: $1
This Chicken Fried Rice with Vegetables recipe turns a basic side dish into a yummy, balanced meal. Leftover rice is perfect for this dish. Freshly cooked rice can be too sticky to fully combine with the other ingredients.
See recipe: Chicken Fried Rice with Vegetables
Cost per serving: 82¢
Sweet and savory ingredients put a tasty twist on this Apricot-Ginger Chicken Thighs recipe. If you don't have chicken thighs on hand, try the rub and sauce on other types of meat. Pork chops, drumsticks, and even chicken breasts would all work.
See recipe: Apricot-Ginger Chicken Thighs
Cost per serving: 96¢
These Chicken and Pepper Kebabs are not only flavorful, but fun to eat and serve at gatherings. Feel free to swap these vegetables for others you prefer. Mushrooms and cherry tomatoes make tasty, colorful contributions to these hearty kebabs.
See recipe: Chicken and Pepper Kebabs
Cost per serving: 80¢
This breakfast-inspired dish is delicious any time of day. Punch up this Chicken Hash recipe with sweet, hot or smoked paprika.
See recipe: Chicken Hash
Cost per serving: 91¢
This Parmesan Chicken with Bow Ties recipe is a great go-to when you're short on time, but want to make your family a balanced meal. Pump up the nutritional value in this dish by swapping white bow tie pasta of any whole wheat version you like.
See recipe: Parmesan Chicken with Bow Ties
Cost per serving: 73¢
Chicken Noodle Soup is a classic comfort food that takes just pennies to prepare. Add chickpeas or white beans to make this dish even heartier.
See recipe: Chicken Noodle Soup
Cost per serving: 98¢
Dress up a basic chicken sandwich with these fresh and flavorful ingredients. Skip the bread and use the fillings in this Vietnamese Chicken Sandwich over a salad the next day.
See recipe: Vietnamese Chicken Sandwiches
Cost per serving: $1.74
Try this recipe on the grill this summer! Use the orange-marmalade glaze as a marinade, and, if you want, make a separate batch to serve as a sauce on the side.
See recipe: Orange-Marmalade Glazed Chicken Thighs
Cost per serving: $2.24
The double frying method in Cindy Fan's recipe helps lock in all of the flavors with extra crunch. This one's sure to be hit for a weeknight dinner or when you're throwing a party!
See recipe: Twice-Fried Chicken Wings
Cost per serving: $2.49
Get ready to meet your next family favorite. For extra heat, add more hot sauce, or use a lighter hand for milder flavor.
See recipe: Sweet-and-Spicy Chicken Stir-Fry