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21 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

21 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

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I was organizing my canned food the other day and found that I have A LOT of canned chicken. I realized that I need to make more meals with it—especially since it is a convenient and inexpensive way to add protein to a meal. I get a lot of my canned chicken at grocery stores but it’s also available on Amazon at $0.22  per ounce here.  

The thing is, I don’t have very many recipes that use it. So, to find more I do what I always do—search Pinterest. I went on a canned-chicken-recipe-hunt. I found some excellent recipes, and I thought I’d share them with you too.

Enjoy!

9 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

1. Tomatillo Chicken Enchilada RecipeAn amazing recipe that can be prepped in about 7 minutes or less. You can make it all from cans or use as many fresh ingredients as you desire.

9 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

2. Hawaiian Haystacks Recipe – This recipe is ready in 15 minutes or Less! Delicious and so easy to make!

3. Seven Can Chicken Tortilla Soup This easy soup comes together in no time at all and the beautiful thing is that you can use pantry ingredients to make this easy meal!

9 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

4. Chicken Cakes And Remoulade SauceThese chicken cakes are the poultry version of a crab cake.  They’re much less expensive to make, and the balance of flavors, along with the crispy panko coating makes this dish really delightful!

9 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

5.  Super Easy Adobe Chicken Casserole – It’s the perfect dish to tweak to your personal tastes!

9 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

6. Low Carb Alfredo Chicken Pizza – This uses jarred alfredo sauce and canned chicken. The prep time is under 10 minutes. It is low carb, gluten free and grain free.

9 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

7. Southwest Hot Chicken Dip (Extra Cheesy)This hot chicken dip is cheesy, loaded with corn and black beans, and has just the right amount of heat from the jalapeños.9 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

8Chicken Noodle SoupThis is the EASIEST chicken noodle soup and is ready in about 20 minutes!

 

9 Delicious and Quick Canned Chicken Recipes

9. Baked Salsa Verde Taquitos They were spicy, cheesy, and, you know, pretty healthy.

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10. Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas – This is another easy and delicious dinner recipe.

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11. 8 Can Chicken Tortilla Soup – Just as simple as it sounds: you need only 8 cans and a packet of Taco Seasoning for an awesome lunch or dinner!

12. Epic Chicken SaladThis recipe is super healthy because it’s made with white meat chicken, non-fat greek yogurt and Zucchini!

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13. Chicken Fettuccine Casserole – is an easy family dinner that tastes delicious!

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14. Buffalo Chicken Dip With only 5 ingredients, this recipe is spicy, delicious and addicting.

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15. 7 Can Chicken Enchilada Soup – easy and delicious.

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 16. Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas – are a great, quick-fix lunch or dinner for any of you out there who enjoy a nice kick to your food.

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17. Harvest Almond Chicken Salad – this is a quick and absolutely delicious chicken salad!

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18. Ranch Chicken Cheese DipThis delicious dip comes together in just a few minutes, making it perfect for last-minute parties and potlucks!

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19. Green Chili Smothered Burritos – a perfect example of an easy meal made by shopping my pantry. Use canned chicken, green chilis, corn, beans, and enchilada sauce.

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20. Ultimate Chicken Salad – It’s a nice mix of texture and flavor–sweet, salty, and savory.

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21. Cheesy Green Chile, Chicken and Rice Casserole – This spicy and hearty casserole will definitely keep you warm and full in the winter months.

22. Canned Chicken Salad – When you need a quick, healthy option to add a little variety and a touch of sunshine to your lunch try this amazing canned chicken salad recipe.

Canned Chicken Recipes

23. Chicken Salad with Grapes and Pecans – is quick, delicious, and satisfying… A simple 6-ingredient recipe that makes the BEST chicken salad sandwich!

Canned Chicken Recipes

24. Pantry Chicken Spaghetti is a great meal to prepare for your family and all the ingredients can be kept in the pantry. It is creamy and full of flavor and your family will love it. This is a great quick dish if you are in a pinch or trying to clean out your pantry.  

Chicken Flitters

25. Crispy Chicken Fritters – A simple 5-ingredient recipe for crispy chicken fritters or croquettes made with all-white canned chicken.

Easy Healthy Chicken Dinners Canned Chicken

26. 4 Ingredient Ranch Chicken Pasta – This is one of my go-to recipes for a yummy, quick, and easy meal that is so easy to make. Make it in 10 minutes.

Keto Avocado Chicken Salad

27. Keto Avocado Chicken SaladEasy low-carb recipe you can make for lunch or dinner! It’s made with avocado, chicken, green onions, and bacon with a light lemon dressing.

Ranch Chicken Wraps

28. Chicken Bacon Ranch Wraps – An easy lunch or picnic idea recipe.

Cheesy Chicken Pasta

29. Cheesy Chicken PastaThis recipe is an easy meal that you can have on your dinner in under 30 minutes.

BBQ Chicken Roll Ups

30. BBQ Chicken Roll-Ups – A kid-friendly recipe with canned chicken, barbecue sauce, cheese, and red onion rolled inside a tender crust for a hand held main dish.

Chicken Pot Pie

31. Easy Chicken Pot PieThis classic comfort recipe is perfect for family dinners.

15 Minute Angel Hair Pasta

32. 15-Minute Angel Hair Pasta Recipe with Chicken – Made with vine-ripened tomatoes, and green olives, and needs just 15 minutes to prepare. 

Cheesy Chicken Sliders

33. Cheesy Chicken Sliders – Try these Cheesy Chicken Sliders for a quick and delicious dinner idea. Made with chicken, veggies, Hawaiian rolls, and lots of cheese, these sliders are perfect for any occasion.

Do you have any favorite canned chicken recipes? If so, please link to them or share (typing out a description) what they are in the comments section below.

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I have A LOT of canned chicken. I realized that I need to make more meals with it—especially since it is a convenient and inexpensive way to add protein to a meal. So, I went on a canned-chicken-recipe hunt on Pinterest. I found some excellent recipes, and I thought I’d share them with you. #chicken #cannedchickenrecipes

I have A LOT of canned chicken. I realized that I need to make more meals with it—especially since it is a convenient and inexpensive way to add protein to a meal. So, I went on a canned-chicken-recipe hunt on Pinterest. I found some excellent recipes, and I thought I’d share them with you. #chicken #cannedchickenrecipes

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Chez Claudette

Monday 18th of April 2022

I can't believe how easy and quick it is to make a meal using these delicious and quick canned chicken recipes. The food tastes incredible, is ready in no time, and is budget-friendly!

Aminul Islam

Wednesday 6th of April 2022

These delicious recipe save my time. Thanks

Jackson

Sunday 7th of November 2021

All Great! I really love homemade dishes. Thank you for sharing. I will try to make this Low Carb Alfredo Chicken Pizza for my family. I believe my family will like this very much. Love so much.

Anita

Friday 12th of November 2021

Your welcome! Thanks for stopping by.

Elliott

Saturday 16th of January 2021

Great recipes, They all look delicious and easy to make. My favorite one is the Chicken Noodle Soup. I think I will give it a try and make it tomorrow. Thank You!

Anita

Monday 8th of February 2021

Elliott, That’s awesome. Thank you for stopping by!

brooklyn grill

Monday 4th of January 2021

Thank you for sharing. It looks so yummy.