7 Delicious Chicken Sandwiches

7 eclectic chicken sandwiches you should make for lunch today. They vary in style from spicy buffalo chicken, to creamy black bean grilled cheeses, to a Vietnamese-inspired sandwich made with julienned carrots.

1. Tex-Mex Grilled Chicken Sandwiches

Tex Mex Grilled Chicken Sandwiches with Avocado and Grilled Pineapple Recipe
Photo by Laura Wright

These warm grilled chicken sandwiches are made with avocado and fresh pineapple. Avocado is loaded with monounsaturated fat that’s good for your heart and pineapple contains vitamin C that has cancer-fighting properties.

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2. Mini Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Chicken

Grilled Cheese Sandwich recipe
Jodi Pudge

Creamy, toasted grilled cheese sandwiches made with cooked blank beans and fresh cilantro leaves. Blank beans are a prime source of fiber and cilantro is a low-calorie herb that’s packed with antioxidants.

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3. Chicken Salad Pesto Sandwiches

These chicken sandwiches are kid-friendly and loaded with powerful health benefits. Chicken is an excellent source of lean protein and the creamy pesto contains walnuts, a nut high in amino acids that are good for your heart.

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4. Grilled Za’atar Chicken Pitas with Cilantro Hummus

Spiced chicken sandwich recipe
Gibson & Smith

A Middle Eastern-style chicken sandwich that’s bursting with natural flavors. The chicken is smothered with a homemade hummus that contains garlic, cilantro, lemon juice and cumin. Garlic and lemons are both loaded with vitamin C.

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5. Crispy Chicken Sandwich with Lemon Dill Yogurt

This crispy chicken sandwich is made with a homemade yogurt sauce that’s made with greek yogurt, lemon juice and dill. For cooler sauce, refrigerate it before adding it to the sandwich.

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6. Chicken Banh Mi Sandwich

Chicken Bahn Mi Sandwich

A Vietnamese-style sandwich made with boneless chicken breast and julienned carrots. Carrots are rich in dietary fiber that aids with digestion, and also contain beta-carotene that has been linked to reducing the risk of lung cancer.

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7. Buffalo Blue Cheese Club

The cool, creamy yogurt sauce complements the spicy buffalo chicken in this lunch sandwich. It also contains fresh chives and julienned carrots and celery.

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