Chicken Cakes

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This is one chicken breast recipe you will want to try. This easy chicken breast recipe will change up the way you serve chicken in a recipe the whole family is sure to love. Chicken cakes aren't something that everyone thinks about, but they are easy to make and a great addition to dinner any night of the week. The recipe can make in advance, then chilled before cooking, so these tasty Chicken Cakes are perfect for those nights when you don’t have a lot of time to get dinner on the table. This chicken breast recipe is made in a similar way to crab cakes. The mix includes both chicken breasts and thighs which are processed in a food processor into small chunks. Some of the ingredients in the mix include mayonnaise, eggs, cracker crumbs and plenty of herbs and seasonings that give way to great flavor in the chicken mixture. A good method for this chicken breast recipe is to cook half the chicken mixture, then cool it down before mixing it with the rest of the uncooked chicken mixture. At that point, the chicken mixture can be formed into patties and chilled again before finally frying and serving. This Chicken Cakes recipe makes a good sized batch, so you’ll have enough to pack for lunches the next day, or for dinner at another time. You can even freeze some of these chicken cakes to enjoy later.

This quick and easy chicken thigh recipe and chicken breast recipe is one of the best dinner recipes you will try. Healthy and full of good ingredients you will want to try this chicken breast recipe again and again. The recipe calls for either boneless chicken breast and/or boneless chicken thighs. Chicken thighs are always a good option for chicken breast recipes as they are less expensive, and that goes for the organic or pasture raised chicken cuts too. So you might consider giving chicken thighs a try, they are tasty, and you will save some money.

For this easy chicken breast recipe, you will have plenty of options to choose from. One option is to purchase organic chicken or free-range chicken. Free range and certified organic chicken are more expensive than conventional chicken but a good thing to support. Free range is the method of farming that the chickens for at least some of the day, can roam freely in an outdoor area, instead of being confined in an enclosure for the whole day. On a lot of farms where chickens are raised, the outdoor area where the chickens have free range is fenced in. And while this is still an enclosure, it still offers the birds the opportunity to get plenty of exercise and sunlight that would otherwise be prevented if they were living in indoor cages.

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