I like making a huge batch of Barbecue Chicken. The first night we simply enjoy it as is. Then I shred the leftover barbecue chicken and use it to create “encore meals”. Now I am perfectly happy to mix up leftover barbecue chicken in a bowl with baked beans and sweet corn, but my family usually wants something that resembles a real dish.
Below are a few of our favorite ways to use up leftover barbecue chicken. Some of the recipes do not start out with barbecue chicken, but instead include steps to make it, which is great if you just have leftover chicken. If you have leftover barbecue chicken, you can skip that step and speed up prep time.
Barbecue Chicken Penne Skillet from Laura on Real Mom Kitchen
Barbecue Chicken Quesadillas – my kids love these!
Barbecue Chicken Pizza by Frugal Follies
BBQ Chicken Nachos by Lisa of Simplified Savings.
Use leftover Barbecue chicken in place of barbecue beef to make Barbecue Chicken Stuffed Potatoes.
How do you like to use up your leftover barbecue chicken?