4 quick and easy ways with breaded chicken Easy Perk up a pack of breaded chicken with one of these inventive ideas By Janine Ratcliffe August 29, 2019 at 4:06 pm Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on WhatsApp Email to a friend Advertisement Try one of our quick and easy chicken recipes. These chicken recipes are perfect for a speedy midweek meal. Advertisement Ingredients We use shop-bought breaded chicken fillets Buffalo chicken buns Cook a 300g pack of breaded chicken mini fillets on a sheet of baking paper on a baking tray following pack instructions. Mash 50g dolcelatte with 8 tbsp coleslaw, and season. Melt a large knob of butter in a pan with a few dashes of hot sauce. When the chicken is cooked, spoon the butter over each piece and toss to coat. Add some shredded Little Gem to the base of 4 toasted buns, then top with the chicken and a spoonful of the cheesy coleslaw. Serve with chips, if you like. Crunchy chicken pesto melts Cook 4 breaded chicken breast fillets following pack instructions. Spoon over 4 tbsp fresh pesto and add slices of mozzarella. Grill until bubbling and golden. Serve with a rocket salad, if you like. Chunky chicken salad with ranch dressing Cook 2 breaded chicken breast fillets following pack instructions. Cut 1 Little Gem and ½ an avocado into chunks. Halve 12 baby plum tomatoes, slice ½ a small red onion and dice ¼ of a cucumber. To make a dressing, mix 3 tbsp mayonnaise, 3 tbsp soured cream, 1½ tbsp white wine vinegar, ½ tsp garlic granules and 1 tbsp chopped dill. Arrange the salad in 2 bowls, slice the chicken and sit on top. Spoon over the dressing and some extra dill, if you like. Crispy chicken rice bowls Cook 100g brown basmati rice in boiling salted water, adding 100g of peas just before draining. While the rice is cooking, cook 2 breaded chicken breast fillets following pack instructions. Drain the rice and peas, then toss with 4 chopped spring onions, 1 tbsp chopped sushi ginger and 1 tsp toasted sesame oil. Divide between 2 bowls. Slice the chicken and sit on the rice. Drizzle over teriyaki sauce and sprinkle with more spring onion and some sliced red chillies. If you're short on time, we have plenty of ideas for quick fixes here, from instant ramen noodle toppings to easy omelettes... Tags chicken breasts Chicken recipes quick fixes Students Easy Dinner Lunch Advertisement You may also like Quick and Easy Best ever quick and easy lunch recipes Quick and Easy Best fillings for wraps easy wrap recipes Each recipe makes 2 wraps Quick and Easy 4 quick and easy pasta salad recipes Quick and Easy Quick and easy potato salad recipes Meat and poultry 26 ways to make chicken breasts more exciting Meat and poultry Best exciting chicken recipes Meat and poultry Best chicken breast recipes Meat and poultry Best chicken thigh recipes Sign up to receive recipe inspiration and foodie openings Sign up to receive recipe inspiration and foodie openings Thanks! Enjoy cooking, eating and exploring! Already have an account with us? Sign in to manage your newsletter preferences Sign in Register Sign me up! By entering your details, you are agreeing to olive magazine terms and conditions. You can unsubscribe at any time.