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Chicken Toppers

Who said chicken has to be plain and boring? Try these 10 chicken topper recipes for an easy, diabetes-friendly makeover for any chicken meal.

Chicken Toppers

Lean and healthy, chicken is an excellent source of protein. Topping it with anything from pineapple to tortilla chips creates variety for this traditional meat -- which makes it easier for you to incorporate it into your meal plan.

Greek Orzo Chicken

Feta bursts with flavor when crumbled on top of this Mediterranean-inspired chicken dish. With only 11 grams of carb per serving, you can celebrate everything this recipe has to offer, such as orzo, tomatoes, and olives. Yum.

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Cheesy Burrito Chicken

Satisfy your Mexican craving without unwanted calories. Boasting only 224 calories and 9 grams of carb per serving, refried beans, cheddar cheese, and sour cream top this recipe for a delicious twist on chicken.

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Pesto Chicken

Make your own pesto in minutes and keep this protein-rich dish under 2 grams of carb per serving.

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Fancy Salad Chicken

Fiber-rich baby spinach and shredded Parmesan cheese take this chicken dish from plain to gourmet. With only 191 calories and 4 grams of carb per serving, it's a surefire dish for dinner or even lunch.

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Pot Pie Chicken

Our take on this traditional comfort food drops more than half of the carbs per serving. Devour carrot- and zucchini-covered chicken for a satisfying meal.

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Insalada Caprese Chicken

Fresh basil, tomatoes, and chopped mozzarella balls top this chicken breast, giving it a fresh Italian twist.

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Crunchy Peanut Stir-Fry Chicken

This chicken dish has a delicious Asian flair thanks to chow mein noodles and soy sauce. At 7 grams of carb per serving, you can say good-bye to greasy takeout.

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Chips and Salsa Chicken

Put extra zip in dinner with this Mexican-style dish that is perfect for busy weeknights on the go.

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Sweet-and-Sour Almond Chicken

Pineapple combines with red pepper and sliced almonds for an Asian flavor. Topped with brown rice and sweet-and-sour sauce, your taste buds will savor the array of flavors.

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Two-Pepper Hummus Chicken

Sprinkling red sweet pepper with cracked black pepper draws out the taste in this protein-rich dish, which offers up 91 percent of your daily total intake of vitamin C.

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