Three Ways With Chicken + Their Benefits

Give new life to leftover chicken with these mouthwatering twists.
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Lean chicken breasts are combined with fiber-rich and antioxidant-filled veggies like mushrooms, peppers and tomatoes. Rosemary contains compounds that are helpful for aiding digestion, boosting the immune system and increasing circulation.

Recipe:Quick Chicken Cacciatore

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benefit

The basil in this recipe's pesto is high in vitamin K, which is known for its anti-inflammatory effects. Adding a sweet flavor and crunch to this sandwich, red onion is rich in liver-supportive sulfur containing nutrients as well as antioxidant flavonoids.

Recipe:Chicken Salad Pesto Sandwiches

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Protein-packed almond butter coats lean chicken breast and is tossed with whole-grain pasta for a well-rounded dinner that doubles as a healthy lunch. The fresh ginger in this dish is beneficial for healthy digestion while garlic is known for its anti-inflammatory properties.

Recipe:Warm Almond Butter Sauce Noodles with Chicken