60+ High Protein Dinner Ideas

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Looking for some quick and easy high protein dinner ideas? This collection of 60+ recipes is your ultimate guide for healthy high protein dinners. Find protein-packed recipes featuring meat, seafood, and even vegetarian meals.


Green Chili  Chicken Enchiladas

With only 4 ingredients, this green chili chicken enchiladas recipe is easy to make, yields super flavorful results, and is protein-packed.


Slow Cooker  Turkey Breast

This super juicy, easy slow cooker turkey breast recipe takes less than 5 minutes to prep, and results in super tasty, ultra tender results every time! Add it to a salad, sandwich or bowl for an easy high protein meal.


Slow Cooker  Flank Steak

This ultra tender slow cooker flank steak recipe could not be easier to make, and yields the most delicious, tender flank steak perfect for a filling, high protein dinner any day of the week.


Tuna Pesto Pasta

This recipe for tuna pesto pasta creates a satisfying high protein meal that the whole family will enjoy in just 20 minutes.


Juicy Lemon Chicken

This easy juicy lemon chicken has a ton of fresh flavor thanks to a few ingredients and a simple marinade trick. Just five minutes of prep yields the perfect dinner protein.


Slow Cooker Meatballs

Easy crockpot recipes are my specialty, and these slow cooker meatballs could not be simpler to make! The meatballs require no pre-cooking or pre-browning, and simmer low and slow in tomato sauce for a high protein dinner you’ll make again and again.


Easy Italian Chicken Zucchini Skillet

This Easy Italian Chicken Zucchini Skillet combines chicken, zucchini, tomatoes and classic Italian flavors for an easy, one-pot dinner you can make any night of the week. I love that you get a full high-protein meal from one pan!


Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

This easy slow cooker chicken tortilla soup is simple to make with basic ingredients and is a quick-prep dump-and-go slow cooker recipe that delivers on the protein!


Slow Cooker Satay Chicken

With a short list of ingredients, this slow cooker Thai peanut chicken is a delicious and easy recipe that is not only quick to prepare but also high in protein, and you wont believe how flavorful the end result is!


Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup

This comforting and easy slow cooker split pea soup is super simple to prep in just 5 minutes, and is a wildly easy dump-and-go slow cooker recipe packed with plant-based protein!

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