50 Chicken, Lentil Recipes


Looking for chicken, lentil? Here is our collection of 50 delicious meal ideas, including: Indian Butter Chicken (Chicken Makhani). Crushed Lentils with Tahini and Cumin. Soupy Spanish Lentils with Chorizo and Manchego Toast.


Indian Butter Chicken (Chicken Makhani)

Sundays are for comfort food. And in my world, comfort food is a giant pot of Indian food with perfectly cooked Jasmine rice. Today's recipe happens to be butter chicken.


Crushed Lentils with Tahini and Cumin

Crushed Lentils with Tahini and Cumin ~ if you love hummus, you might want to try this warm lentil appetizer from Yotam Ottolenghi ~ this Middle Eastern dip has lots of flavor and texture! This is my second attempt from YotamOttolenghi’s PLENTY...


Soupy Spanish Lentils with Chorizo and Manchego Toast

Soupy Spanish Lentils with Chorizo and Manchego Toast - Braised lentils with spicy chorizo sausage kicked up with red wine and Spanish spices and served with crusty bread topped with melted Manchego cheese is perfect winter comfort food!


Beef and Ale Stew with Red Lentils

This hearty beef and ale stew with red lentils is simple to make, very warming and absolutely delicious!


Indian Spiced Sea Bass with Braised Red Lentils

Indian Spiced Sea Bass with Braised Red Lentils is a healthful way to spice up a winter night!


Slow Cooker Moroccan Turkey and Lentils

Slow Cooker Moroccan Turkey and Lentils is a delicious way to puts an exotic twist on turkey!  Perfect for the holidays or an easy dinner!


Roasted Beet Kale Salad with Herb Marinated Lentils

This Roasted Beet Kale Salad recipe is full of interesting flavors and textures. Beets meet marinated lentils and crunchy pistachios for texture and flavor. 


Salmon Bowl with Kale and Lentils

There’s something so tactile and satisfying about dinner in a bowl.. a meal like this Salmon Bowl with Kale and Lentils that you can cradle in your hands and eat cross-legged on the couch.  It’s also incredibly healthy and cost effective...


Arugula & lentils salad

The weather gets warmer every day and I naturally crave salads. I love a good salad for dinner and sometimes even for lunch. They’re so refreshing,  tasty and so beautiful, full of colors and…


Vegan Pumpkin Spinach Creamy Lentil Soup

Creamy Lentil Soup is a hearty vegan one-pot soup with lentils, pumpkin, and spinach. Great for a cold winter day and ready in just 30 minutes! Gluten-free & Vegan.


Thai Red Curry Sweet Potato and Lentil Soup

Experience lentil joy with this easy and crazy good Thai Red Curry Sweet Potato and Lentil Soup!


Southwestern Lentil and Brown Rice Bake

Southwestern Lentil and Brown Rice Bake is comfort food even a carnivore will love!


Moroccan-Style Shepherd's Pie with Lamb Lentil Meatballs

It’s a Moroccan-inspired shepherd’s pie, which I realize sounds a little odd but you’re going to love all of the twists and turns I’ve taken throughout the dish, including the lamb lentil meatballs (YES).


Vegan Barley and Lentil Soup

This Vegan Barley and Lentil Soup is rich and will fill you up and warm you on a cold winter day. This is a delicious and nutritious staple in our home.


Detox Lentil Soup

This healthy Detox Lentil Soup is jam packed with both nutrients and flavor. A super easy recipe with just two steps, one pot and a simple ingredient list.


Chunky Vegan Vegetable and Lentil Soup

This chunky vegan veggie and lentil soup is so hearty, warming and delicious. It's a real winner when you're trying to be a bit more healthy!


Spiced Red Lentil and Bacon Soup

This spiced red lentil and bacon soup is to DIE FOR! It's the best soup I've ever made so you must give it a go!


Red Lentil Veggie Nuggets

These Red Lentil Veggie Nuggets are a healthy recipe that the whole family will love! These tasty bites sneak in protein and several servings of vegetables! 


Quick Lentil Soup

A delicious soup that’s quick enough to cook on a weeknight. This quick lentil soup recipe is totally AMAZING. All in 20 minute!


Lemony Lentil Asparagus and Tomato Salad with Feta Cheese

Lemony Lentil, Asparagus and Tomato Salad with Feta Cheese is light, healthful and will go with just about anything!


Butternut Squash Lentil Loaf

This Butternut Squash Lentil Loaf is packed with fall flavors and topped with a balsamic ketchup glaze. If there are any leftovers, they make a great lunch!


Indian Spiced Lentil Soup

Seasonal, hearty, very cheap and packed with vitamins and good stuff, this vegan Indian spiced lentil soup is super all round!


French Lentil Salad

French Lentil Salad is a lovely and delicious way to ring in spring!  With radishes, young green beans and baby lettuces, it's perfect for that first dinner on the patio!


Lentil Walnut Veggie Burgers with Avocado Tzatziki Sauce

Lentil Walnut Veggie Burgers with Avocado Tzatziki Sauce are hearty enough for a carnivore!


Low-Carb Smoked Salmon Lentil Salad

A simple Low-Carb Smoked Salmon Lentil Salad is high in protein and healthy fats. This salad is Dairy-free & Gluten-free, perfect for a healthy meal!


Sausage and Lentil Soup with Kale Sprouts

Wrap yourself up in your comfies and dive into this bowl of spicy, hearty goodness! Sausage and Lentil Soup with Kale Sprouts. Good for what ails ya!


Lentil Loaf Sandwich

This Lentil Loaf Sandwich recipe is a flavor-packed decadent, but healthy, vegan and gluten free sandwich with homemade condiments.


Freezer Meal: Red Lentil Sweet Potato Dahl

Red Lentil Sweet Potato Dahl is an easy and healthy freezer meal made in the crockpot with just 8 simple ingredients! On the table in 30 minutes. 


Summer Lentil Salad

This healthy Summer Lentil Salad recipe is full of crisp cucumbers, sweet strawberries, crunchy almonds, and is marinated in a bright and herby dressing. 


Mini Curried Lentil Cakes

I honestly think even the biggest meat eaters would really love these mini cakes. They just hit all the right notes – crispy, crunchy, savory, spicy and then with a dollop of cool yogurt just brings it all home.


Easy Sweet Potato Red Lentil Dal

This recipe is so easy and full of goodness, you will love it!


Dilly Bean and Lentil Salad

Add this salad to the list of my new favorites. It has such complex flavors, saves easily, and is packed with nutritious plant based ingredients.


Chicken Schnitzel Sandwich in a Bowl

I love me a chicken schnitzel sandwich. I mean bread, mayo, crunchy lettuce and crispy golden chicken. Just SO yum! But there is one small problem with the ole’ chicken schnitty sandwich. Veggies. If you’re aiming for 5 a day. There’s just not ...


Chili-Corn Crusted Chicken Nuggets with Avocado Yogurt Dip

Friendssssss.  We are never too old for chicken nuggets, right? I am so so so serious right now.  Yes, I am posting a blog about chicken nuggets.  But not like the chicken nuggets you find


Chicken and Mushroom Pie

A classic Chicken and Mushroom Pie with a buttery lattice crust! This rustic pie is so good.  I originally planned to make a chicken and root vegetable pot pie, but when I passed by the mushroom stall at the farmer’s market on Sunday morning s...


Easy Sugar Free Kung Pao Chicken

All the taste of the Chinese classic minus the sugar. With tender chicken, thick noodles and a flavour packed sauce, this Sugar Free Kung Pao Chicken is YUM!


Lemon Chicken Biryani

This Lemon Chicken Biryani recipe is a lush one pot chicken and rice dish from India that goes from weeknight meal to entertaining with ease.


Chicken Bouillabaisse

Lush and luxurious, French-inspired Chicken Bouillabaisse is a rustic chicken stew that's elegant enough to serve to guests!


Rainbow Chicken Skewers with Spicy Pesto Sauce

Rainbow Chicken Skewers with Spicy Pesto Sauce ~ my easy chicken skewers can be made on the grill or in the oven, so you can enjoy this healthy 30 minute meal all year long!


Herb and Garlic Roasted Chicken with Dijon Rosemary Roasted Fingerling Potatoes

Who doesn't love simply roasted chicken and potatoes? Herb and Garlic Roasted Chicken with Dijon Rosemary Roasted Fingerling Potatoes is simply delicious!


Chicken BLT Salad with Spicy Avocado Ranch Dressing

Chicken BLT Salad with Spicy Avocado Ranch Dressing is fresh, cool, crunchy and the perfect way to use up grilled chicken.


Curried Chicken Waldorf Salad

Curried Chicken Waldorf Salad ~ everybody loves chicken salad, but jazz it up with warm Indian spices, crisp apples celery, raisins, walnuts, coconut, grapes and it becomes a fork magnet.


Chopped Chicken and Cheesy Quesadilla Salad Recipe

This Chopped Chicken and Cheesy Chicken Quesadilla Salad is everything you wanted in a salad. Healthy, Satisfying and Yum!


Nashville Style Hot Fried Chicken

Nashville Style Hot Fried Chicken is famous for its spicy bite!  One bite and it will become your favorite fried chicken indulgence for dinner or your next picnic!


Chicken Satay Pizza

Pizza topped with BBQ chicken, a mild creamy peanut sauce, and all your favourite toppings. You have been waiting for Chicken Satay Pizza all your life.


Chicken Scallopini with Roasted Vegetable Ratatouille

Chicken Scallopini with Roasted Vegetable Ratatouille is a twist on Italian Chicken Parmigiana and classic French Ratatouille!


Grilled Greek Chicken Salad

Grilled Chicken Greek Salad ~ if you love a great main course salad in the warmer months like I do, then this vibrant Greek salad topped with lean grilled chicken breast will win you over for sure. It's a light but totally satisfying main course sala...


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