This supermarket staple can go in any number of flavor directions, so it's a great base for quick, easy weeknight meals.
- For a chicken salad, mix the shredded meat with cumin, mayonnaise, and fresh cilantro.
- Add to a quesadilla with cheddar, salsa, and corn.
- Layer in a grilled sandwich with fontina cheese and caramelized onions.
- Stir into a pasta salad with olives, fresh parsley, and almonds.
Neatly trussed rotisserie chickens are full of flavor and available fresh daily at most supermarkets. One chicken should yield about 4 cups shredded meat. If you're not eating immediately, refrigerate the chicken, covered, up to three days.