Think beyond the ketchup bottle. From dipping sauces to marinades and everything in between, this BEST Sauces for Chicken are perfect for any occasion!
Chicken recipes are one of the most versatile out there. There are so many options when it comes to chicken: chicken thighs, skinless chicken breasts, chicken wings, chicken fingers and even chicken nuggets.
So what better to pair with your favorite chicken dish than the best dipping sauce? Good sauces are the best way to take your boring chicken dinner and add a little bit of extra flavor. Make sure to check out our post on the best cooking chicken temp before getting started!
They are a great way to elevate your favorite finger foods at a dinner party, or even just a means to get your picky kids to eat their dinner. Different sauces have different uses, and you’re sure to find one you love in this collection of sauces for chicken.
Popular Chicken Sauce Ingredients
Some of the best sauces are made with the most simple ingredients. While all of these recipes vary, here are some common ingredients that you might find helpful to keep as pantry staples when making a flavorful sauce.
- Soy sauce
- Olive oil
- Lemon juice
- Sour cream
- Chicken stock
- Red pepper flakes
- Dijon mustard
- Garlic powder
- Black pepper
- Apple cider vinegar
- Worcestershire sauce
For full ingredients lists for each recipe, check them out below.
Storage and Freezing
Most, if not all of these chicken sauce recipes can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator. Extra sauce should last up to a week if stored properly.
Most can also be frozen, so feel free to make a big batch and store in the freezer!