19 Easy Recipes You Can Make With Rotisserie Chicken

Here are my favorite ways to put store-bought rotisserie chicken to good use.

<p>Simply Recipes / Ciara Kehoe</p>

Simply Recipes / Ciara Kehoe

Certain ingredients are easy to turn to for quick and easy dinners. One of the most popular is a store-bought rotisserie chicken. It's delicious of course, but it's also extremely versatile and can be used in all manner of recipes, plus, the bones can be used to make a lovely homemade stock.

If you have a busy week ahead and need inspiration on using a rotisserie chicken to the fullest, here are 19 of Simply Recipes' favorite ways.

Chicken Pot Pie Soup

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Simply Recipes / Photo by Fred Hardy / Food Styling by Emily Nabors Hall / Prop Styling by Julia Bayliss

Get Recipe: Chicken Pot Pie Soup

This soup features the cozy flavors of chicken pot pie with none of the hassle and just 10 minutes of prep time.

Quick and Easy Buffalo Chicken Tacos

<p>Simply Recipes / Ciara Kehoe</p>

Simply Recipes / Ciara Kehoe

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In less than 20 minutes these spicy chicken tacos with a crispy, cooling slaw can be on your dinner table.

Chicken Cobbler With Cheddar Bay Biscuit Top

<p>Simply Recipes / Ciara Kehoe</p>

Simply Recipes / Ciara Kehoe

Get Recipe: My All-Time Favorite Chicken Cobbler Recipe

A small upgrade to your classic chicken cobbler makes all the difference.

Chicken à la King

<p>Simply Recipes / Frank Tiu</p>

Simply Recipes / Frank Tiu

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This retro chicken dish deserves a comeback, and once you taste it, you will agree.

Buffalo Chicken Dip Quesadilla

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Simply Recipes / Photo by Fred Hardy II / Food Styling by Ana Kelly / Prop Styling by Shell Royster

Get Recipe: Buffalo Chicken Dip Quesadilla

This five-ingredient quesadilla takes less than 20 minutes to make. Need I say more?

Chicken Taco Casserole

<p>Simply Recipes / Mihaela Kozaric Sebrek</p>

Simply Recipes / Mihaela Kozaric Sebrek

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This casserole isn’t laden with canned soup, but it is maxed out on flavor with seasoned chicken, green chiles, black beans, corn and layers of crispy tostadas.

Quick Chicken Pho

Emma Christensen
Emma Christensen

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Making pho at home can be a big undertaking, but thanks to Andrea Nguyen's genius recipe, you can get an aromatic bowl in just half an hour.

Rotisserie Chicken Alfredo

Nick Evans
Nick Evans

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If you're in need of a kid-friendly meal, turn to this chicken alfredo.

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Coco Morante
Coco Morante

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My favorite shortcut for this soup is to use rotisserie chicken. It takes an already quick recipe and makes it even quicker.

Chicken Caesar Wrap

<p>Simply Recipes / Alison Bickel</p>

Simply Recipes / Alison Bickel

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Whether it's for lunch at home or a light, no cook summer dinner, this chicken Caesar wrap is a simple and delicious classic.

Taquitos de Pollo (Chicken Taquitos)

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Treat these taquitos as a snack, appetizer, or main dish, the choice is yours.

Chicken Panzanella Salad

Nick Evans
Nick Evans

Get Recipe: Chicken Panzanella Salad

Panzanella is a classic Italian salad made with stale bread, dressing, and chopped vegetables. This ones ups the ante with shredded rotisserie chicken and blistered peppers.

Rotisserie Chicken Stroganoff

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For a new take on classic beef stroganoff, try this rotisserie chicken version.

Buffalo Chicken Chili

Aaron Hutcherson
Aaron Hutcherson

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For game day or any day, this buffalo chicken chili is a clear winner.

Chicken Salad with Tahini Dressing

<p>Simply Recipes / Lori Rice</p>

Simply Recipes / Lori Rice

Get Recipe: Chicken Salad with Tahini Dressing

A light, refreshing and crunchy salad can be the perfect meal prep for a busy week. This one gets it's flavor from nutty tahini and a little bit of soy sauce.

Tamale Pie with Chicken, Green Chiles, and Cheese

Sally Vargas
Sally Vargas

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For the flavors of a tamale without all the work, make this delicious tamale pie.

BBQ Chicken Sheet Pan Pizza

Aaron Hutcherson
Aaron Hutcherson

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Sheet pan pizzas are a sure crowd pleaser, and this one is extra simple thanks store-bought dough, rotisserie chicken and your favorite barbecue sauce.

Skillet Chicken Divan

<p>Simply Recipes / Ciara Kehoe</p>

Simply Recipes / Ciara Kehoe

Get Recipe: Skillet Chicken Divan

This recipe takes retro chicken divan from weekend to weeknight. Serve with rice or egg noodles and the whole family will love it!

Chicken Carbonara

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Alison Bickel / Simply Recipes

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If you already know and love classic spaghetti carbonara, you need to try this version.

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