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Chicken Recipes

Baked, grilled, stir-fried, or in a bowl of soup, chicken is a favorite staple at The Paleo Diet. Be sure to select free-range, organic meats to ensure that you are getting the healthiest cuts when preparing these delicious recipes.

Paleo Chicken and Veggie Skewers

The preparation is fast and easy, and the cleanup is minimal. The chicken and vegetables are packed with nutrients in this delicious Paleo Diet combination.

By Lorrie Cordain
Island Chicken with Mango-Pineapple Sauce

This summer island chicken is simple and easy to prepare and can be baked or grilled. Be sure to use free range, organic chicken to ensure a healthy meal.

By Lorrie Cordain
Chicken Fajita Bowl with Cauliflower Rice

Make your own DIY bowl with this easy Mexican-inspired recipe that comes together quickly.

By The Paleo Diet® Team
Chicken & Cucumber Salad with Lemon Dressing
No cooking required for this quick, light, and refreshing summer salad.
By Jess Case
Crispy Grilled Chicken in Garlicky Orange Sauce
Grill this zesty citrus chicken for a flavorful dinner without the hassle of marinade, rubs, or basting!
By The Paleo Diet® Team
Kale & Cabbage Slaw with Chicken

Tangy, zesty and lightly sweet, this easy kale and cabbage slaw uses veggies you have on hand and leftover chicken for a nutrient-dense lunch or side!

By Jess Case
Paleo Jerk Chicken

It doesn't get much easier than this! Jerk chicken is a great Paleo lunch to eat alone, on a salad, or with sweet potato french fries on the side!

By The Paleo Diet® Team
Paleo Pad Thai with Chicken & Veggies

This fresh and healthy bowl is filled with bright veggies and juicy chicken tossed in an almond butter sauce for an easy weeknight dinner.

By Jess Case
Paleo Chicken Tikka Masala

Craving rich, hearty comfort food? This Paleo version of chicken tikka masala ticks all the boxes for a cozy night in.

By Jess Case
5-Ingredient Chicken and Broccoli Stir-Fry

This just became your favorite go-to Paleo recipe. Cook chicken and broccoli in a wok or skillet then spread over cauliflower rice for a hearty dinner.

By Jess Case
Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Mole

If you like chicken mole, but are intimated by it’s cooking demands, try our slow cooker chicken mole with a simplified ingredient list - It’s just as tasty, but less stressful!

By Jess Case
Whole Roaster Herb Chicken

Don’t be intimidated by cooking a whole chicken! This simple recipe will give you tender, juicy meat all week for easy meal prepping.

By Jennafer Ashley
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Trevor Connor
Trevor Connor

Dr. Loren Cordain’s final graduate student, Trevor Connor, M.S., brings more than a decade of nutrition and physiology expertise to spearhead the new Paleo Diet team.

Mark J Smith
Dr. Mark J. Smith

One of the original members of the Paleo movement, Mark J. Smith, Ph.D., has spent nearly 30 years advocating for the benefits of Paleo nutrition.

Nell Stephenson
Nell Stephenson

Ironman athlete, mom, author, and nutrition blogger Nell Stephenson has been an influential member of the Paleo movement for over a decade.

Loren Cordain
Dr. Loren Cordain

As a professor at Colorado State University, Dr. Loren Cordain developed The Paleo Diet® through decades of research and collaboration with fellow scientists around the world.