Chicken Thighs Recipes

Our best recipes using boneless skinless chicken thighs.
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One Pan Crispy Chicken Carnitas
Boneless skinless chicken thighs braised in a blend of onion and garlic, non-alcoholic beer, orange juice, and a blend of spices before broiling until crispy golden brown.
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Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken Thighs
If you're looking for healthy recipe inspiration or a new item for your meal prep menu, be sure to check out this recipe! Boneless skinless chicken thighs slow cooked in a simple homemade BBQ seasoning. It's the perfect low calorie protein for a variety of healthy meal options.
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Pulled Instant Pot BBQ Chicken
BBQ seasoned chicken thighs seared and pressure cooked to juicy, tender perfection. The best part? This healthy meal is ready in just 30 minutes!
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Spicy Coconut Pulled Chicken Thighs
What makes this the BEST pressure cooker pulled chicken recipe? It starts with chicken thighs, which makes for fall-apart-it’s-so-tender chicken. And it ends with the sticky, spicy, and slightly sweet chili coconut sauce that packs a beaucoup of flavor into every bite. Serve this pulled chicken with rice and a fresh squeeze of lime and you’ll never know you’re eating kinda healthy!
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Healthy Chicken Al Pastor
Al pastor style boneless skinless chicken thighs roasted on skewered pineapples in the oven. To have a little fun with your al pastor chicken, you could make quesadillas. It's a great way to use leftovers and for meal prep!
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Healthier Chicken Birria Tacos
This recipe for Instant Pot birria de pollo aims to make a healthier spin on traditional birria, and you’ll learn how to make quesatacos while you’re at it. Get excited!
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Instant Pot Chicken Birria
If you’re unfamiliar with birria, it’s a traditional Mexican dish consisting of stewed chiles, spices, and herbs along with goat or beef that’s shredded and served on corn tortillas with the broth or consomé for dipping. My healthy recipe is shredded chicken in a rich and flavorful chile pepper broth.
the best chicken al pastor oven roasted recipe
Al Pastor Chicken Recipe from Mason Woodruff
Fans of tacos al pastor definitely need to try making this homemade version using boneless skinless chicken thighs. The chicken is marinated then skewered with fresh pineapple and roasted in the oven for awesome chicken tacos and more.
One-Skillet Crispy Chicken Carnitas
All you need is a single pan and 10 minutes of prep time to make amazing stovetop pulled chicken thighs that are perfect for healthy taco nights.
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My Favorite Mexican Chicken Recipe
This is my go-to pulled chicken recipe for pressure cookers like the Instant Pot or Ninja Foodi. It makes a big batch that's great for tacos, burrito bowls, salads, nachos, and all your Tex-Mex favorites.
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Oven Roasted Chicken al Pastor
Traditionally made with pork shoulder, this recipe swaps the pork for boneless skinless chicken thighs but keeps the same flavors you expect from tacos al pastor.
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Mediterranean Inspired Traeger Grilled Chicken Thighs & Veggies
My Favorite Shredded Mexican Chicken
One Pan Shredded Chicken - Carnitas Style Boneless Chicken Thighs
40min · 8 servings Ingredients • 2 pounds Boneless Skinless Chicken Thighs • 2 Tablespoons (32g) Olive Oil • 1/2 (100g) White Onion, diced • 4 cloves Garlic, minced or grated on a microplane • 12 oz Non-Alcoholic Beer (or your choice of braising liquid) • Juice of 1 Navel Orange (about 1/4 cup) • 2 teaspoons Kosher Salt • 1 teaspoon Dried Oregano • 1 teaspoon Ground Cumin • Pinch of Ground Cinnamon and Cloves (optional)