15 Juicy Chicken Breakfast Recipes To Make At Home

15 Juicy Chicken Breakfast Recipes To Make At Home

We all know the saying that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but sometimes it can get boring eating the same toast or cereal every morning. 

It can be fun to change up what you have for breakfast but finding new and exciting recipes can be a bit of a drag and take a lot of time. 

Thankfully, we have put together a list of 15 juicy chicken breakfast recipes to make at home that can offer some variety to your mornings and get you out of the breakfast rut you’re stuck in. 

1. Breakfast Quesadillas

There is no time of day when quesadillas aren’t an appropriate meal. Not only are these breakfast quesadillas incredibly quick and easy to make, but they are also jam packed with flavor and nutrients to keep you satisfied all the way through to lunch. 

The eggs, spinach, and cheese are all fairly common breakfast ingredients anyway. The chicken adds some extra protein to the dish and the hot sauce is a surefire way to make sure you are fully awake and alert for your day. 

2. Breakfast Egg Toast With Chicken Balls

This breakfast egg toast with chicken balls is definitely more of a special occasion breakfast than an every day option. The fried chicken balls are a delectable treat that will get your entire family out of bed in no time. 

The addition of egg toast gives this heavy breakfast an extra special touch that makes it perfect for birthdays, graduation days, and other life milestone occasions.  

3. Spicy Chicken Ranchero Breakfast Scramble

If you are looking for a spicy, savory breakfast option that is packed with nutrients and flavor, this spicy chicken ranchero breakfast scramble could be just what you are looking for. 

It might not look like the most colorful or appetizing breakfast in the world, but the aroma will have you digging in anyway. 

If you did want to brighten this dish up a little bit more to ensure that your family will be just as willing to dig in, you could wilt some fresh spinach in the dish at the end of cooking.  The bright green will really lift the dish and make it more vibrant. 

4. Mini Breakfast Casseroles

Breakfast casserole is a classic savory breakfast dish that is great for using up leftover ingredients and having a nutritious start to the day. 

The best thing about these mini casseroles, besides the fact that they are super healthy and delicious, is the fact that they can be made in bulk and eaten throughout the week. This can save you a lot of time and help you stay on track with healthy eating. 

You can even freeze them if you want to to ensure that you have a healthy breakfast option on hand at all times.  Just make sure that they are properly heated through before eating them.  

5. Chicken Breakfast Hash

Another great chicken breakfast option is a hash. These are similar to scrambles but not quite.  They are certainly delicious and healthy though. One of the most interesting things about this recipe in particular is that it is completely egg-free. 

This makes it a great option for anyone who has an aversion to eggs or is intolerant of them.  This is another option that is great for meal prepping breakfast that makes a change from oatmeal.

6. Sweet Potato And Chicken Breakfast Muffins

Sticking with the theme of chicken breakfast items that you can make in advance and potentially eat on the go if necessary, these sweet potato and chicken breakfast muffins are a great choice. 

This is one of those breakfast items that is healthy, delicious, and is bound to be a hit with the entire family. Getting children to eat a healthy breakfast can be difficult, however, if you tell them they get to eat a muffin, they are likely to be more inclined. 

7. Chicken Sausage Breakfast Scramble

Breakfast scrambles are likely to make a few entries on this list as they are so delicious and easy to make. This chicken sausage breakfast scramble is a great option packed with nutritious vegetables that will set you up perfectly for the rest of the day. 

The best thing about this scramble is that you can pretty much use whatever vegetables you want or have lying around your kitchen. This makes it a great option for using up leftovers and reducing food waste.  

8. Chicken Breakfast Sandwich

There is nothing quite like a classic breakfast sandwich. This is a surprisingly easy option to make for eating on the go too which earns it extra points. 

This particular sandwich recipe provides you with the perfect tangy, fresh chicken sandwich with a little kick. The use of radishes and lettuce also ensure that this sandwich has a range of textures to really wake up your taste buds in the morning. 

9. Tex-Mex Breakfast Scramble

Another scramble that just had to make it onto this list is this stunning Tex-Mex breakfast scramble. This is such a flavorful breakfast that you will be glad that it only takes 30 minutes to make, which means that you can make it on work days as well as at the weekend. 

Adding the optional jalapeno helps to add an extra kick if you like heat and want something that is going to guarantee that you wake up in the morning.  

10. Blueberry And Chicken Strips Pancakes

This breakfast recipe needs a warning before it so that you know that it contains a rather unusual combination of ingredients. Trust us though, they just work. 

This breakfast recipe for blueberry and chicken strips pancakes might sound like two recipes got mashed together, but the flavors work. The blueberry pancakes are a classic that are sweet and fun. 

The addition of crispy chicken strips provides a delicious crunch and a hint of savory to break up the sweetness. 

11. Buffalo Chicken Grilled Cheese Waffles

Another slightly unusual combination is these buffalo chicken grilled cheese waffles.  Now, there is a lot going on in that title so let’s break it down a bit. You get the delicious and fiery buffalo chicken to provide a savory protein and create the main flavor of the dish. 

You also get the deliciousness of the melted cheese to add some decadence and indulgence to the dish. To top it all off, instead of bread for the outside of the grilled cheese, you get to use waffles. 

This is another special occasion breakfast that probably shouldn’t be eaten too often, but it is so good. 

12. Freezer Breakfast Burritos

Breakfast burritos are always a great option for breakfast, but sometimes you’re craving them and just don’t have the energy to make them. This recipe for freezer breakfast burritos could be the answer to your prayers. 

You can make this delicious breakfast ahead of time and freeze it for whenever you want it.  All you have to do is make sure that the burrito is properly heated through before you serve them and you’re good to go. 

13. Keto Breakfast Egg Wrap

If you are looking for a keto-friendly, low carb breakfast idea, this keto breakfast egg wrap could be just what you have been looking for. These wraps are just so easy and simple to make. 

They are essentially a keto hotdog in a wrap instead of a bun and can be made so quickly that they are perfect for busy weekday mornings. These egg wraps are the perfect way to make sure your whole family is getting a healthy and nutritious breakfast that they actually want to eat.  

14. Egg And Chicken Sausage Breakfast Crepes

Crepes are a delicious breakfast option that feels very fancy and like a bit of a treat.  However, you don’t just have to have them with bananas and nutella. This recipe for egg and chicken sausage breakfast crepes is the perfect, healthy, savory option for a delicious breakfast. 

The best thing about these crepes is that they are completely gluten free which means that they are gentle on your stomach so you won’t feel bloated throughout the morning.  

15. Easy Breakfast Braid

This breakfast braid is a perfect breakfast option for those days when you have family or friends staying over and want to impress them with a delicious, savory breakfast option that is perfect for sharing. 

This braid can be prepped the night before and all you need to do is pop it in a preheated oven in the morning to be able to wake your guests up with the beautiful aroma of baking.

Final Thoughts

There are so many quirky and unusual chicken breakfast options that can help to bring some variety and flavor to your mornings. 

If you have found yourself stuck in a breakfast rut recently, always reaching for the same boring breakfasts, these recipes could help give you some inspiration. Changing up your breakfast options can be a great way to inject some joy back into your regular mornings. 

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