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We have rounded up our favourite Mexican Chicken Recipes guaranteed to spice up your life! From taquitos, enchiladas, quesadillas, stews, wings, fajitas, burritos, stir fry’s and more. When you’re b-o-r-e-d with plain old grilled chicken breasts, these delicious and easy recipes will help you to find the fun in chicken again.

1. Chicken and Chorizo Risotto

This dish always impresses whether it’s as a mid-week family meal or entertaining. Chicken and Chorizo is a popular combination this recipe has been inspired smoky, Spanish-inspired paella dishes. Paired along with our Chipotle Paste, butter, white wine, garlic and stock there is certainly a flavour explosion in one pot. 

2. Easy Chicken Nachos

Easy Chicken Nachos

When it comes to Nachos it’s always handy to have a quick recipe for a movie night in, one that doesn’t involve hours of preparation and that you can put together in no time. Our Chicken Nachos is just that recipe! It is perfect for two people but can easily be increased depending on how many are watching that film together.


3. Chicken Burrito

Chicken Burrito

Next up on our list of Mexican Chicken Recipes is the Classic Chicken Burrito. Use up leftover chicken in these easy warmed wraps filled with Mexican-style rice, avocado, beans, cheese and our Chipotle Paste. In short, an easy recipe for a quick lunch or dinner.

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4. Easy Chicken Fajitas

Easy Chicken Fajitas

Chicken Fajitas are a really easy dinner to make, and the toppings can be tailored according to what is leftover in your fridge. Above all, chicken breasts, fresh sweet peppers and onions are usually tossed together with our Mild Fajita Cooking Sauce and piled into our Soft Wheat Soft Taco Wraps.

5. Slow-Cooked Chicken Enchiladas

Slow Cooked Chicken Enchiladas

These slow-cooked chicken enchiladas are not only tasty but also surprisingly easy to make. They can be made ahead so perfect for a dinner party. Serve with rice and refried beans. If you like using a slow cooker, please see our blog on Slow Cooker Mexican Recipes for more ideas.

6. Easy Chicken Quesadillas With Chipotle Salsa

Easy Chicken Quesadillas With Chipotle Salsa

Next on our list of Mexican Chicken Recipes is the Quesadilla. Who doesn’t go mad over crispy tortillas stuffed with molten, juicy goodness? Our chicken quesadillas are very quick and easy to prepare and can be ready within 10 mins. Most importantly, serve with sour cream, guacamole and our Chipotle Salsa for dipping.

7. Easy Chipotle Chicken Taquitos

finished dish of chipotle chicken taquitos

This easy recipe is an authentic Mexican food staple for any party! These roll-ups are also often made as little appetisers. Tender pieces of shredded chicken are rolled into flour tortillas with cheese and then fried, which gives them their crunch factor.

8. Creamy Coriander Chicken

finished dish Creamy Coriander Chicken

Our indulgent and creamy coriander chicken dish combines coriander with oregano, onions, garlic and sour cream to make its delicious sauce.  Midweek or weekend, this dish will never disappoint! Sliced Cactus is added, as well as our Smoky Chipotle Fajita and Taco Mix


9. Slow Cooker Mexican Chicken Stew Recipe

Slow Cooker Mexican Chicken Stew

Slow cookers are taking households by storm right now, and this one pot recipe fills the home with an amazing smell. This one couldn’t be easier, as once you’ve prepped everything and thrown it in, the slow cooker does all the work! This recipe is therefore super-simple and packed with delicious Mexican flavours! 

10. Mexican Roast Chicken

Roast chicken, Mexican style! You can throw this dish together in 5 minutes and the beautiful aromas of the spices, herbs, and aromatics will do wonders in under an hour. Tender, juicy and loaded with flavour, this is guaranteed to be a knockout!

11. Spicy Chicken Stir Fry

Spicy Chicken Stir Fry

Finally on our favourite Mexican Chicken Recipes is this stir-fry. Stir-fry’s are very popular for quick and easy dinners, midweek. Having said that, they can be bland or become boring over time. Therefore, this recipe is sure to bring the flavour back for your whole family to enjoy!

We hope you have enjoyed reading about our favourite Mexican chicken recipes and would love to hear from you! Be sure to leave your review at the end of this blog or any of our recipes. Happy cooking from all of us!

Some More Cooking Blogs You May Also Like:

Leftover Chicken Recipes, Burrito Recipes, Enchilada Recipes, Guide to Fajitas, Healthy Mexican Recipes, Slow Cooker Mexican Recipes, Easy Mexican Recipes To Try At Home

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Sarah Copperwaite
Sarah Copperwaite
6 months ago

Love it!


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