• By Dana Sparks

Making Mayo’s Recipes: 5 reasons to plan for leftover chicken

August 18, 2017

grilled chicken on cutting board with spices and vegetables
Leftovers can be a busy cook's best friend. Plan for them! When you're baking, roasting or grilling chicken breasts, always make a few extra. It doesn't take more time and you can turn leftover cooked chicken into quick weeknight meals. With these five recipe ideas, your family won't even realize that you're serving leftovers.

Each week one of the 100+ tasty video recipes from the Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program is featured on the Mayo Clinic News Network, just in time for you to try at the weekend. You can also have the recipes delivered via the Mayo Clinic App.

Created by the executive wellness chef and registered dietitians at the Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program. Find more recipes and other healthy-living insights on the Mayo Clinic App

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