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Love chicken? These simple recipes are all you'll need for the week

July 8, 2014 at 10:21 AM ET

Laura Vitale crispy baked chicken wings
Laura Vitale
Get ready to make Laura Vitale's crispy baked chicken wings and more this week as part of our "Super Simple Chicken" cooking series.

Do you love chicken but don't want to be stuck in the kitchen prepping and cooking? Lucky for you, TODAY is teaming up with celebrity chefs to make things simpler for you. This week, TODAY is launching a cooking series titled "Super Simple Chicken: The Only Recipes You'll Ever Need," which features 5 days of delicious dishes from chefs Marcus Samuelsson, Tim Love and more. 

Before it starts, we want to help you get a head start on getting all the ingredients you need. Get the recipes below, and cook along with us all week long!

MONDAY: Crispy baked chicken wings with blue cheese dressing

Laura Vitale from "Laura in the Kitchen"

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Video: Self-taught chef Laura Vitale, who has more than a million subscribers on YouTube, joins TODAY to cook up some delicious wings in a jiffy.

TUESDAY: Chicken under-a-brick

Chef Tim Love

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Video: Chef Tim Love, who stars in the CNBC show “Restaurant Startup,” joins TODAY to show us how to cook up a whole chicken on a skillet, weighing the bird down with bricks.

WEDNESDAY: Fried chicken

Chef Marcus Samuelsson 

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Video: Marcus Samuelsson of Red Rooster in Harlem, New York, visits TODAY to share his special fried chicken recipe, and demonstrate how you can make it at home in a jiffy.

THURSDAY: Thomas Keller’s “My Simple Roast Chicken” 

From Nilou Motamed, Editor-in-chief Epicurious

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Video: Epicurious’ Nilou Motamed joins TODAY to show Willie Geist how to make the website’s most popular chicken recipe, using farm-raised chicken, thyme and Dijon mustard.

FRIDAY: Roasted chicken thighs with lemon and oregano

Adam Rapoport, editor-in-chief Bon Appetit

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Roasted chicken thighs with lemon and oregano
Bon Appetit

 WEEKEND: Sweet chili BBQ chicken

Chef Roger Mooking

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