Leftover chicken recipes are quick, easy, and delicious!

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Are you wondering what you should do with your leftover chicken? This delicious leftover chicken and tomato coulis recipe is a healthy and easy way to stay on track with your diet plan. Leftovers don’t have to be ugly! If you’re looking for convenience without compromising on the quality of your meal, then our leftover chicken recipes will accommodate your diet and lifestyle.


7 Oz Chicken, sliced
1 Tbsp Tomato coulis
1 Bunch Fresh herbs, (cilantro or chives)
1 Cup Bell pepper, diced
1 Cup Zucchini, sliced
1 Tbsp Capers
1/4 Tsp Grape seed oil


step #1

Take your hot pan and place it over medium heat and grape seed oil.

step #2

Once your pan is hot, add your leftover chicken to the pan to start the recipe.

step #3

After it's lightly seared, add your chopped bell peppers and zucchini.

step #4

While they are cooking, season your chicken and vegetables with salt and pepper to taste.

step #5

Next for the recipe you will add your capers and leftover tomato coulis to the chicken. If you don't have capers, you can substitute with a little lime or lemon juice to add some flavor to the recipe.

step #6

Let your leftover chicken and other recipe ingredients cook for another two or three minutes.

step #7

Right before serving, add your fresh herbs (basil, cilantro, and chives) to the pan and make sure everything is well mixed.

step #8

Ready to serve!


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Did you know?

Every 4 ounce serving of chicken contains approximately 7 grams of protein, and skinless chicken breast contains the least amount of fat while still being high in protein! Completely carbohydrate-free, your leftover chicken can be put to good use using this easy leftover chicken recipe.

If you’re always wondering what to do with leftover chicken, we are here to help! Try these other leftover chicken recipes and let us know your favorite in the comments below: Chicken & Braised Red Cabbage Recipe, Easy Chicken with Kale & Cherry Tomatoes Recipe, and Quick Chicken & Asparagus Recipe.

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