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Healthy Diabetic Chicken Recipes

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Iberian-Style Sausage & Chicken Ragù

This hearty sausage and chicken ragu was inspired by a fabulous stew Bruce Aidells enjoyed when he was traveling in Spain. Serve it over a heartier pasta, such as whole-wheat penne, or gnocchi. Garnish with grated sheep’s-milk cheese, such as Manchego.

» Iberian-Style Sausage & Chicken Ragù

Baked Chicken with Onions & Leeks

Baking pieces of chicken is one of the easiest ways to put a meal on the table for your family. This mustard-glazed chicken is roasted on a bed of sliced onions, leeks and garlic that you can serve alongside it.

» Baked Chicken with Onions & Leeks

Chicken & White Bean Salad

Zucchini and celery give this chicken-and-bean salad a nice crunch. We like serving it over a bed of slightly bitter escarole and radicchio, but any type of salad greens will work. Recipe by Nancy Baggett for EatingWell.

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Grilled Chicken Tostadas with Sweet-&-Sour Vegetables

These grilled chicken tostadas are topped with rich mole sauce and sweet-and-sour summer vegetables and use store-bought tostada shells for convenience. If you want to make this a vegetarian dish, leave out the grilled chicken.

» Grilled Chicken Tostadas with Sweet-&-Sour Vegetables

Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Pimiento Cheese

Stuffing boneless, skinless chicken breasts with pimientos, scallions and cheese gives them great flavor without a lot of effort. Don’t be concerned if some of the filling oozes out while the chicken is baking; just scoop it up from the pan as you serve. Serve with: Sautéed zucchini or summer squash and barley.

» Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Pimiento Cheese

Chicken, Mushroom & Wild Rice Casserole

In Minnesota, chicken, mushrooms and wild rice are often bound together in a casserole with cream of mushroom soup. We forgo the sodium-rich canned soup and make a light, creamy sauce that gets depth of flavor from dry sherry and Parmesan cheese. If you already have cooked chicken, use 4 cups and skip Step 2.

» Chicken, Mushroom & Wild Rice Casserole

Quick Chicken Tikka Masala

One of the most popular Indian dishes in the U.S. and the U.K., chicken tikka masala usually involves several steps including marinating and grilling the chicken before simmering in a curried tomato cream sauce. We’ve simplified it to a one-skillet dish and lightened it by increasing the vegetables, omitting the butter and using less cream. Serve with brown basmati rice and, for dessert, dates.

» Quick Chicken Tikka Masala


Delicious recipes with chicken for a diabetic diet.

If you are following a diabetic diet, choosing chicken is a great dinner option. Chicken is a versatile, lean protein, and these diabetic recipes for chicken offer many delicious options for every night of the week.

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Healthy Diabetic Chicken Recipes

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Baking pieces of chicken is one of the easiest ways to put...
Sweet Hungarian paprika gives this creamy braised chicken...
Here we topped seared chicken breasts with a green chile...
Here we braise chicken thighs in a brick-red chile sauce....
Stuffing boneless, skinless chicken breasts with pimientos...
In Minnesota, chicken, mushrooms and wild rice are often...
This fragrant, Italian-flavored soup takes advantage of...
Zucchini and celery give this chicken-and-bean salad a nice...
Mustard and thyme flavor chicken and veggies in this easy...
Tossing chicken tenders with cornmeal gives these chicken...
These saucy curried chicken thighs makes a great dish for a...
These grilled chicken tostadas are topped with rich mole...
This hearty sausage and chicken ragu was inspired by a...
Spiked with lots of zesty lemon, this delectable chicken...
Thai flavors of coconut and basil come together in this...
You might think of barley as an addition to hearty, wintery...
Ooey-gooey cheese, crispy breadcrumbs and plenty of sauce...
One of the most popular Indian dishes in the U.S. and the U...

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