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11 Recipes You Can Make with Ground Chicken That Aren’t Chicken Burgers

Ground chicken is so amazingly versatile and can be used for so much more than just chicken burgers. It’s easily used as a sub for ground beef in many dishes including stir-fries, savoury pies, spaghetti sauces and even meatballs. Here’s 11 of our favourite ground chicken recipes to get you started. 

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    Québec Chicken Tourtière

    While traditionally made with pork or beef, our version uses the dark meat of chicken thighs, as well as ground chicken, for an equally delicious take on thi...
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    Maple Chicken Sausage Patties

    Maple syrup loves chicken! Here large flake rolled oats are combined with lean ground chicken and sausage-type seasonings to create tasty sausage patties.
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    Chicken and Olive Empanadas

    Empanadas are a delicious snack or lunch that hail from south of the equator. It is a Latin pastry and the filling depends greatly on what country is making it.
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    Cuban-style Chicken Picadillo with White Rice

    This slow cooker dish is jam-packed with flavourful spices. It’s perfect as an alternative to traditional Mexican chili.
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    Chicken and Portobello Mushroom Ravioli with a Roasted Garlic Tomato Sauce

    Wonton wrappers are a great shortcut to make fresh ravioli at home. Earthy portobello mushrooms and salty prosciutto balance the chicken in the ravioli filling.
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    Chicken and Vegetable Stir-fry

    This veggie-packed stir-fry is nutrient-rich and full of flavour. Brown rice instead of white adds even more nutritional value.
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    Healthy Chicken Shepherd’s Pie

    Family classics like this will never go out of style. What they do get is a little facelift from time to time.
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    Mediterranean Olive Loaf

    Bursting with lusty olives, this intriguing tasting loaf takes less effort than burgers to make, and there’s no worries about sticking around for sauteing –...
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    Quick & Easy Sausage Rolls

    Using phyllo dough instead of the more traditional puff pastry helps make these sausage rolls much leaner than the classic version.
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    Savoury Chicken Torte

    This recipe uses phyllo pastry making it an easy and fun recipe!
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    Korean-style Meatballs in BBQ Sauce

    These meatballs are beautifully seasoned with some of Korea’s most commonly used ingredients. They are not fiery hot, just flavour packed.