Chicken is one of the most popular, nutritious ingredients you can ever have in your kitchen. Another interesting aspect of chicken is that you can create several types of dishes. Traditionally, people use chicken to make curry based dishes, gravy based and even fried dishes in curry and gravy. But all this takes time. What do you do if you have half a pound of chicken and not more than two hours at home?

Here are 3 simple Chicken dishes

  • Fried Chicken:

If you ever find someone who doesn’t like fried chicken, run away. Fried chicken is the kind of dish that brings people together. The preparation is simple, but it will take you a little bit of time. First, you need to marinate the chicken for at least 40 minutes in the spices that you would want. The more time you keep the chicken for marination, the better. Because this is the process in which the spices apply the best.   Begin with turmeric, red chili, salt, and refrigerate it.  Once the marination is done with,  put the chicken in boiling oil. Let it fry for at least five minutes. Make sure that you keep the flame on medium. If you are a new cook, you might never knew when the chicken has burnt inside.

  • Chicken Nuggets

Chicken nuggets is the smaller  version of fried chicken, but you are adding a lot more spicies to this dish. To make chicken nuggets, you need to first cut the chicken in small dices and then keep them for marinating. Add spices like turmeric, chili and salt and allow marination for at least 40 minutes. Post this, you need to create a a batter. Take some corn flour and rice flour and add the spices to it, making a dry dough. Batter the chicken dices in the flour. You can keep this preparation in the refrigerator for fifteen minutes. Post that, dunk them in hot boiling oil. Chicken nuggets go the best with your favorite evening beverage.

  • Honey Garlic Chicken

Honey Garlic chicken might be the quicket chicken recipe that you see here, and also one of the most unique. That’s because this recipe makes chicken meet honey, which it doesn’t usually. To make this dish, first dice chicken.  The sauce that you need to stir fry the chicken comprises of honey, garlic, vinegar and soy sauce. Use as much as you think would be perfect for the quantity of the chicken that you have.


  • Chicken Fried Rice:

You might think that Chicken fried rice might take a lot of time, but it doesn’t actually. All you need to do is shred the chicken, and maybe deep fry it. On the other hand, the fried rice takes not more than half an hour to cook. Mix them both, and you have the perfect evening dish.

These are the finest chicken dishes that you can prepare within an hour or so. Think we missed on one of your favorite? Tell us in the comments section.  Do you want in on more lists like this? Stay tuned to us with