I’ll be honest: whether I’m trying to eat healthy or not, baked or roasted chicken is a protein source I’m unlikely to gravitate toward when presented with other options. It’s often just so boring and bland, am I right? But I’m eventually swayed when I come across a healthy chicken recipe that happens to be unique and packed with delicious flavors and healthy ingredients.
Here we’ve rounded up 25 variations on baked chicken, from healthy takes on favorites like fried chicken and wings to different versions of simple baked and roasted recipes. You’ll be clearing your plate faster than you can say “winner winner, chicken dinner.”