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Passover would probably not be at the top of the list of healthiest Jewish holidays, the most popular recipes on our site for Passover are the desserts.  There is so much nostalgia over traditional Passover foods that it is easy to carried away with all the matzo, butter, brisket, kugel, and chocolate.  

So when we are choosing our Kosher for Passover chicken recipes we suggest keeping it light and healthy, ideally with lots of veggies on the side. 

Here are some of our favorite healthy chicken recipes that happen to be Kosher for Passover or are easily adapted with our notes below. 

1. Orange Chicken Thighs with Beets and Sweets

Orange Chicken with Beets and Sweets

This refreshing chicken recipe is perfect for a spring holiday.  After some initial vegetable peeling, this meal practically cooks itself.

2. Caramelized Onion Chicken

Caramelized Onion Chicken

On Pesach, we all appreciate recipes with few ingredients and maximum flavor.  Better yet this meal is totally hands-off, put the chicken in the oven to slow cook for two hours and return to a fragrant kitchen and a delicious dinner.

3.  Chicken with Zucchini and Wine Stuffing

Chicken with Zucchini and Wine Stuffing

This is a great dish for the seder!  While you're running around making last minute preparations erev Pesach, leave this on stove and rest assured that this chicken is simmering to perfection.

4.  Chicken with Olives, Tomatoes, and Onions

Chicken with Olives, Tomatoes & Onions

Another wonderful option during a seder, this chicken recipe is reminiscent of Mediterranean flavors which will delight your guests.  Plus, this is a perfect recipe to repurpose for lunch the next day.

5. Date Glazed Roast Chicken

Date Glazed Roast Chicken

The aromatic combination of dates, orange juice, and spices compose this sweet and savory chicken dish. 

6. Chicken Ratatouille

Chicken Ratatouille

The flavors of the tomatoes and zucchinis pair richly with the chicken, the vegetables complement this dish so well you won't need much else.

7.  Passover Seder Lemon Wine Poached Chicken

Passover Seder Lemon and Wine Poached Chicken

Lemons and wine are a classic, crowd-pleasing combination.  The flavors enhance the delicate flavors of the chicken.

8.  Lemon Rosemary Roast Chicken and Potatoes:

Lemon Rosemary Roast Chicken with Potatoes

Yet another recipe to demonstrate the power of lemon in a chicken dish.  Rosemary, lemon, garlic, and white wine are the star ingredients of this delicious dish.

9.  Grilled Chicken Legs with Peach Salsa

Grilled Chicken Legs with Peach Salsa

Spring is around the corner, so we can start thinking of bringing our cooking and dining outside. 

10.  Classic Jewish Deli Chicken Salad:

Classic Jewish Deli Chicken Salad

A great way to repurpose leftover chicken, serve the chicken salad with sides or on top of a hearty green salad.

11.  Roasted Chicken in a Dry Spice Rub

Roasted Chicken in Dry Spice Rub

This is a roast chicken that is not at all lacking in flavor.  Alter the dry rub as needed, if you can't find certain spices that are kosher for Passover simply double up on the ones you do have.

12.  Chicken and Veggie Skewers

Chicken and Veggie Skewers

These are very kid-friendly and a great way to spread a small amount of chicken into a satisfying meal.  You can switch things up by customizing each persons' skewer with the vegetables of their choice.

13. Grilled Mango Chicken Salad

Grilled Chicken Mango Salad

Another great Passover lunch recipe, this salad has a very simple dressing and refreshing ingredients.

14. Kishke Stuffed Orange Chicken

Kishke Stuffed Orange Chicken

A modern take on a classic Jewish ingredient, your guests will be impressed and surprised by the combination of kishke and citrus in this delicious chicken dish.

15. Easy Roasted Chicken

4-Ingredient Roasted Chicken

It wouldn't be Passover without a classic, roasted chicken dish.  Whether it's served at the seders or during chol ha'moed, this dish evokes comforting memories of tradition.