It’s always worthwhile grabbing a rotisserie chicken from the store to pair with your favourite side dishes, but what are you going to do if you still have some left over? This list of delicious rotisserie chicken recipes has something for everyone. You might like to make chicken salad stuffed avocados with the chicken meat or chicken and zucchini casserole. Chicken tortilla soup is another favourite, and when you’re left with the carcass you can even make that into homemade broth! With these easy rotisserie chicken recipes, your prep-work is automatically cut in half.
Chicken Pot Pie Soup with Biscuit Topping
Cozy up with a bowl of this delicious chicken pot pie soup! Perfect for a chilly night, this comforting dish is filled with tender chicken, vegetables, and has a flaky heart shaped biscuit on top. This is the ultimate comfort food to try if you have leftover rotisserie chicken or roast chicken.
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Fiesta Chicken Pasta Casserole Bake
Fiesta Chicken Pasta Casserole Bake is filled with chicken, pasta, corn and beans. It’s a great way to use leftover chicken or a rotisserie chicken and this cheesy chicken bake is a delicious weeknight dinner.
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Super Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Casserole
A warming, delicious dish, this crockpot chicken enchilada casserole ticks all the boxes. Easy to make – check. Nutritious ingredients – check. Delicious – check! This tasty casserole really has it all!
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Zesty Tex Mex Chicken Pasta Salad – Favourite Summer Recipe
Try this Tex Mex chicken pasta salad that combines the best of all worlds – a southwest pasta salad with chicken. Bursting with color and flavor, this is one of those salad recipes that is perfect for a BBQ or as a flavorful dinner option.
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White Bean Green Chile Chicken Soup
Chili verde chicken soup combines chicken with fragrant south of the border seasonings and spices. It’s one of the simplest Mexican soup recipes to put together and it’s also a great way to use up leftover cooked chicken.
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Chicken Salad Stuffed Avocados
Grab a rotisserie chicken and whip up this easy, tasty and healthier lunch option. Adding protein packed chicken salad to creamy avocados makes for a really great summertime lunch.
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Easy Weeknight Chicken Tacos
If you’re looking for an easy weeknight meal, you’ve found it! Easy Weeknight Chicken Tacos are simple to prepare – and simply delicious! Filled with fresh ingredients, you won’t be able to eat just one.
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Old Fashioned Chicken Stew
Old Fashioned Chicken Stew is rich, hearty, and full of deep and savory chicken flavor. It is the perfect meal for the family on a cold day!
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Chicken Tortilla Soup
is Chicken Tortilla Soup is a delicious dinner that the entire family will love. It’s full of veggies and sprinkled with the most delicious homemade tortilla strips.
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Cranberry Chicken Salad with Pecans for Sandwiches
This Cranberry Chicken Salad with Pecans recipe is so creamy and filled with cranberries, celery, toasted pecans, orange zest, and poppy seeds. Serve it on croissants, rolls, as a wrap, or a bed of lettuce.
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Jalapeño Popper Chicken Casserole
Jalapeño popper chicken casserole is not only low carb but its insanely delicious! Its filled with shredded rotisserie chicken, stuffed Jalapeño peppers with cream cheese, seasonings then topped with bacon!
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Slow Cooker Chunky White Chicken Chili
If you find yourself with some rotisserie chicken to use up, along with frozen corn, pinto beans, tortilla chips and green chiles, why not rustle up this crockpot chunky chicken chilli recipe? It’s a great recipe for home cooks and an easy crockpot dish for this time of year.
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Baked Chicken Tacos
These oven baked chicken tacos are an easy weeknight dinner that the whole family will LOVE! It has a saucy rotisserie chicken filling and is topped with melty cheese, these crispy tacos are the BEST! Not to mention, no cooking is required – simply add everything to the taco shells and bake. You’ll have a delicious meal in 15 minutes flat!
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Chicken Enchilada Soup – Chili’s Copycat
Chicken enchilada soup is a heavenly combination of chicken, onion, garlic, chillies, paprika, sour cream, and more. This restaurant version of tortilla soup is bursting with wonderful south of the border flavours in every mouthful, and the crispy tortilla strips on top contrast beautifully.
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Pesto Flatbread Pizza
These flatbreads have plenty of pesto flavor with rotisserie chicken to make a meal that is fast to assemble. These are so tasty that they will be devoured just as fast!
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Buffalo Chicken Mac and Cheese
This Buffalo chicken mac and cheese recipe is loaded with shredded rotisserie chicken, pasta, two kinds of cheese, ranch dressing, and buffalo sauce, ready in under an hour!
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Chicken and Dumplings with Tortillas
This rich and creamy chicken and dumplings with tortillas delivers all the delicious and heart-warming flavors and aroma of country home-style cooking but easier and quicker. It is the perfect comfort food to serve your family any time of the year. Rotisserie chicken makes it easy to make!
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Chicken Pastina Soup
Got some leftover or rotisserie chicken to use up? If so, I highly recommend making this mouth-watering Italian chicken soup with pasta. Find out how to make pastina and this could become your new favourite soup recipe.
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Buffalo Chicken Pasta
Buffalo chicken pasta is a cheesy blend of a creamy buffalo sauce, seared chicken breasts, cheddar and mozzarella cheeses melted and tossed in your favorite pasta. You will be delighted with every forkful of this easy yet delicious dinner option that is ready in just 35 minutes!
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Easy Cheese Quesadilla
Add rotisserie chicken to this 4 ingredient cheese quesadilla is such an easy recipe and is so good! This classic cheese quesadilla recipe is perfect as an appetizer or even a meal and ! It is sure to become a family favorite.
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Southwestern Egg Rolls
Juicy chicken, melted Pepper Jack cheese, black beans, bell peppers, and corn seasoned with southwest-inspired seasonings and fried to crispy perfections! You can fry, air fry, or bake these easy egg rolls which are a Chili’s Restaurant copycat. The quick creamy mashed avocado ranch dipping sauce is the perfect final touch!
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Instant Pot Jambalaya
This easy sausage and chicken Instant Pot Jambalaya recipe with Creole seasoning is a delicious one-pot meal that you’re gonna love. It is a simple Jambalaya recipe to make and a perfect weeknight meal.
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Chicken Enchilada Sliders
Juicy shredded rotisserie chicken is tossed in spicy enchilada sauce and is layered in soft Hawaiian rolls along with plenty of melted cheese! Brush them with a melted garlic butter and oregano mixture and garnish with cilantro and avocado!
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Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Gyros
Transform your taste buds with these mouth-watering slow cooker Greek chicken gyros, paired with a homemade tzatziki sauce that will have you licking your plate clean!
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Crunchy Southwest Chicken Pinwheels
Crunchy Southwest chicken pinwheels are loaded with creamy rotisserie chicken, veggies, and cheese, and they get a crunch from crushed tortilla strips, which sends them to another level. They are perfect for a lunchbox, after-school snack, or as an appetizer for game day!!
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Crispy Chicken Salsa Wraps
If you are looking for a way to use your leftover rotisserie chicken, then click over to this recipe for crispy chicken salsa wraps. They are easy for lunch or dinner and they are delicious anytime of day!
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Chicken Bacon Ranch Wraps
These wraps are so good! Anyone you share one with will be sure it came from a trendy take out place. Rotisserie chicken, fresh veggies and plenty of ranch flavor make this a fast and flavorful favorite.
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This dish has it all; creamy sauce, cozy noodles and plenty of peas and mushrooms. Make this even easier by using rotisserie chicken for those busy nights that you on’ly have a few minutes to cook.
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The Ultimate Chicken Salad with Grapes
This chicken salad makes a great summer meal. It has grapes in the mix for a crunchy sweet flavor addition I know you will like. Save this recipe for when you have some leftover rotisserie chicken to use up.
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Mexican Chicken Tortilla Soup
Make this 40 minute soup for a hearty and healthy way to use up leftover shredded rotisserie chicken. It tastes as good as you would get from your favorite restaurant and it reheats well the next day for leftovers for lunch!
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Chicken Tater Tot Casserole
This dish has pot pie vibes, but uses tater tots for a topping instead of crust. I know your whole family will love this when dinner rolls around. Using rotisserie chicken and tater tots are tasty shortcuts for a wholesome meal.
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Chicken and Zucchini Casserole
At the height of summer when you have more zucchini than you know what to do with, you will want to make this recipe. It puts leftover chicken to work with healthy veggies for a filling meal that has all of the flavor of summer in each bite.
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Mediterranean Pesto Chicken Wraps
These wraps are loaded with great ingredients for a filling and delicious meal. Use rotisserie chicken, plenty of pesto and fresh veggies to make this wrap at home for a healthy lunch.
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BBQ Chicken Wraps
These easy wraps are best made with rotisserie chicken. Add plenty of cheese, bbq sauce and some veggies to make a healthy summer meal you can take along on all of your adventures.
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Chicken and Spinach Calzone
Use rotisserie chicken and spinach in premade pizza dough for these fast and flavorful calzones. These are going to be your go to for easy summer meals.
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Baked Chicken Spaghetti
Put a rotisserie chicken to work to make this tasty twist on spaghetti! This easy meal is so satisfying, and so cheesy!
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Buffalo Chicken Subs
Get this epic sandwich on the table in under 30 minutes. Use rotisserie chicken and add plenty of buffalo flavor to play off that wonderful blue cheese!
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Creamy Chicken Enchiladas
If you use a rotisserie chicken to make these enchiladas, you can have them finished and served in under 30 minutes. This is going to be a favorite with anyone who tries a bite as they are so good!
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Strawberry Poppy Seed Chicken Salad
If you have ten minutes and some leftover rotisserie chicken you can make this restaraunt quality salad in your kitchen. This salad captures the flavor of summer in each bite.
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Hatch Green Chili Quesadilla
Quesadillas are always a great place to tuck your leftover rotisserie chicken! This recipe is spicy thanks to the hatch green chilis. This is such an easy recipe that is so satisfying!
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Easy Pot Pie Casserole
If you are craving pot pie flavor, then this easy casserole is just the thing to make. This recipe uses plenty of noodles and rotisserie chicken to make a fast and filling comfort food meal.
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