Your roast chicken leftovers need never end up in the bin with these inspirational ideas for delicious chicken-based dishes


1. Chicken, pea & goat’s cheese risotto

Transform your leftover roast chicken into a satisfying mid-week dinner with this risotto recipe, including soft goat’s cheese and tasty peas. See recipe for chicken, pea & goat’s cheese risotto.

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Chicken Risotto


2. Chicken & bacon jacket potato filler

Baked potatoes are a real winter comfort. This recipe loads them up with leftover roast chicken, unsmoked bacon and gooey melted cheese. See recipe for chicken & bacon jacket potato filler.

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Chicken Bacon Jacket Filler


3. Moroccan-style chicken soup

Give your chicken soup a North African spin with this recipe that includes harissa, dried apricots and flat leaf parsley. This can also be frozen and defrosted when needed. See recipe for Moroccan-style chicken soup.

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Moroccan Style Chicken Soup


4. Pesto chicken pasta

Pesto and chicken is a winning combination, combine with courgette and Parmesan shavings for a simple and irresistible supper. See recipe for pesto chicken pasta.

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Pesto Chicken Pasta


5. Chicken, leek & mushroom pie

This easy-peasy short-cut pie combines leftover chicken and a tin of soup to get the ultimate creamy filling. See recipe for chicken, leek & mushroom pie.

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Chicken, Leek and Mushroom Pie


6. Chicken, vegetable & spinach curry

Spinach and squash add a light touch to this delicious curry dish with gentle spices including ginger, turmeric and cumin. See recipe for chicken, vegetable & spinach curry.

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Chicken Vegetable Curry