38 Great Chicken Breast Recipes is a group of recipes collected by the editors of NYT Cooking. ... Lemon and Thyme Grilled Chicken Breasts Melissa Clark. 30 minutes, plus 1 hour marinating. Classic. Sesame-Coated Sautéed Chicken Breasts Pierre Franey. About 1 hour. Easy. Our Best Chicken Thigh Recipes The chicken breast might get all the press, but it’s the humble chicken thigh that really delivers in terms of flavor, versatility and economy. Most of these recipes can be made with bone-in or boneless chicken thighs.