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23 Easy Chicken and Mushroom Recipes

These chicken and mushroom recipes are hearty and super satisfying!

When I think of a classic meat and veg combo, chicken and mushrooms are always at the top of my list.

They’re two easy-to-find ingredients that you probably already have on hand. 

Delicious Homemade Chicken Marsala with Pasta and Mushrooms Served with Green Salad
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Meaty mushrooms are a hearty complement to juicy chicken in every way they’re served.

From creamy mushroom and chicken soup to chicken and mushroom pesto pizza, there’s so much to love.

Be prepared to get hooked on your new favorite ingredient duo. 

Here’s my list of my favorite chicken and mushroom recipes.

Savory chicken and mushroom skillet with wine sauce
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1. Skillet Chicken and Mushroom Wine Sauce

So, the secret ingredient in this decadent chicken and mushroom dish is already in the title. But I still think that counts.

Once you’ve browned the chicken and sautéed the mushrooms, a big glug of white wine will deglaze the pan.

Be sure all those tasty, caramelized flavors stuck to the bottom don’t go to waste.

This makes for a savory, comforting, and filling meal. Enjoy!

Homemade Creamy Parmesan Garlic Mushroom Chicken with Spinach
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2. Creamy Parmesan Garlic Mushroom Chicken 

I can never say no to a big bowl of cheesy, creamy, and dreamy pasta. It’s the perfect family dinner.

It’s especially great when it’s packed with juicy chicken and tender mushrooms. 

One taste of the parmesan garlic sauce, and you’ll be hooked.

Hot Tip: Using full-fat ingredients will definitely give you the creamiest sauce.

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Homemade herb-infused chicken and mushroom skillet dish
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3. Garlic Mushroom Chicken Thighs

The perfect weeknight dinner is here. These pan-seared chicken thighs topped with a buttery garlic mushroom sauce are just impossible to say no to. 

They’re perfect for when you need a nutritious, filling meal after a long day. 

Serve these garlic chicken thighs over rice, pasta, mashed potatoes, or anything you like.

Homemade Chicken Marsala with Mushrooms and Pasta

4.  Olive Garden Chicken Marsala

There’s no need to head down to the Olive Garden when you’re in the mood for chicken marsala. 

This copycat recipe captures that savory and meaty magic right in your kitchen. 

The key to fantastic chicken marsala is the sauce. Whipping up that sauce takes only a few minutes, and makes this dish irresistible.

Chicken and mushrooms in creamy sauce cooking in a pan
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5. Mushroom Chicken

Smothered in a thick and creamy mushroom sauce, this mushroom chicken recipe is too good to be true.

The savory sauce has a thick consistency like mushroom gravy. And it has a depth of flavor so good, you’ll want to drink it. 

I love to serve these tender chicken breasts with green beans. But you can enjoy them with whatever side you like.

Tangy and Savory Hot and Sour Chicken and Mushroom Soup

6. Hot and Sour Chicken Mushroom Soup

Hot and sour soup is the perfect meal for those chilly winter nights. It’s incredibly hearty and savory without being too heavy. 

The pairing of chicken and mushrooms delivers an intense flavor that accents the spices in the soup base. 

It’s so rich and comforting, it tastes like a warm hug.

Delicious stir fry with chicken, zucchini, mushrooms, and green onions
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7. Chinese Chicken and Mushrooms

I absolutely love Chinese-style chicken dishes. When it’s takeout day, I’m always going for Chinese.

Tender, crispy chicken bits are tossed with mushrooms and zucchini in an aromatic soy sauce.

If you don’t have zucchini, any leftover veggie works just as well. Don’t sweat it.

After you serve up this Chinese chicken and mushroom dish, you’ll never want to order takeout again!

A pot of chicken and mushroom soup, simmering on a stove. A warm and comforting dish, perfect for a cozy meal
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8. Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Soup

Nothing is quite as comforting as a warm bowl of cream of mushroom soup. That is, unless it’s this recipe with added chicken, of course. 

Cozy and comforting, this dish is perfect to get stuck into on a cold or rainy day.

It pairs deliciously with crusty, garlic bread. Seriously, give it a try. 

Homemade Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Casserole in a Blue Plate
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9. Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Casserole 

When you’re on the go or working late, you need something you can shove in the oven and forget about. This stress-free dish has you covered. 

What’s even better is this casserole can easily be made ahead of time.

It’s simple, easy, and absolutely delicious. What more do you need?

A delicious stew made with chicken and mushrooms, cooked to perfection in a skillet
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10. Chicken and Mushroom Stew

Chicken stew is always a hit in my house. Tender, juicy, and packed with taste, it’s just too good. 

What’s so great about this one-pot chicken dish is that it’s not only, but it’s also packed with flavor.

All the ingredients marinate together in a harmony of simmering goodness. 

Be sure you make enough for seconds. Seriously, your family will beg for more!

Homemade Creamy Chicken, Mushroom and Spinach Lasagna
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11. Chicken, Mushroom, and Spinach Lasagna 

If you’re looking for a tasty way to sneak more veggies into your meals, you have to try this lasagna.

The tempting layers of mushrooms, spinach, and cheesiness are irresistible. 

That said, this lasagna recipe uses a white sauce and no meat. This is great for vegetarians and those looking to eat less meat. 

Cheesy Baked Chicken with Mushrooms and Herbs
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12. Cheesy Baked Chicken with Mushrooms

Meaty mushrooms, juicy chicken, and melted mozzarella cheese? Sign me up!

This effortless baked chicken dish tastes like it’s been cooking for half a day.

But in reality, you can have this gorgeous dish on the dinner table in under an hour.

So, what are you waiting for? Roll up your sleeves, it’s time to get cooking!

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13. Grilled Chicken and Mushroom Yakitori

Yakitori is a Japanese style of grilled chicken. It literally translates into “grilled chicken.”

It consists of bite-sized chicken pieces on a bamboo skewer (but for this recipe, you can use regular skewers). 

What sets this type of grilled chicken apart is a delicious, sweet glaze. Be sure to keep brushing that yummy glaze as you grill the skewers. Delish! 

Delicious pasta with chicken and mushrooms in white casserole
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14. Creamy Mushroom Chicken Pasta

Who doesn’t love a big bowl of cheesy, creamy, chicken pasta? It’s a carb lover’s dream. 

Seared chicken strips are mixed through a creamy sauce made up of white wine, garlic, mushrooms, and parmesan cheese. Just delicious. 

Plus, this recipe only takes one pot. That means you can spend less time cooking and cleaning, and more time eating!

Homemade Chicken Parmesan Pasta in Tomato Sauce
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15. Mushroom Chicken Parmesan Pasta 

Give in to the temptation of this chicken parm pasta. This is a fantastic dinner idea that everybody in the family will love.

Lots and lots of chopped mushrooms give this dish an added depth of flavor. Plus, it bulks it up a little bit. So, you don’t have to just rely on the chicken. 

Serve this and you’re guaranteed to have clean plates all around!

Homemade Creamy Chicken a la King with Rice and Herbs

16. Chicken à la King

There’s a special place in my heart for  Chicken à la King. It’s so rich and creamy with just the perfect kiss of spice. 

The pairing of chicken and mushrooms delivers a rich and meaty texture that works so well with the hearty cream sauce. 

Pour it over a bed of white rice or with pasta. It’ll be your family’s new favorite!

Chicken Murphy with Sausage, Peppers and Mushrooms in a Bowl

17. Chicken Murphy with Peppers and Mushrooms

I don’t know who Murphy is, but they know their chicken! Chicken Murphy with peppers and mushrooms is comfort food at its finest. 

It pairs tender chunks of chicken and sausage with savory peppers and mushrooms. But we’re not done yet!

An indulgent white wine sauce binds all those rich flavors in harmony. Think of it like a fancy stew.

A delicious chicken dish with mushrooms, herbs and creamy sauce, cooked in a skillet
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18. Instant Pot Chicken and Mushrooms

Now, this is the easiest weeknight meal you’ll ever make.

With the help of an Instant Pot, it almost feels like you have a sous chef in your very own kitchen. 

Even better, this dish has the best sauce you’ve ever tasted. It’s rich, creamy, and outstandingly delicious. 

Enjoy fuss-free weeknights or busy weekends with this miracle dish. 

Homemade Roasted Chicken and Mushroom Pesto Pizza in a Wooden Board
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19. Roasted Chicken and Mushroom Pesto Pizza 

Do you have a favorite pizza topping? One bite of this recipe, and you’ll definitely have a new favorite combo.

Spoiler alert: it’ll be chicken, mushrooms, and pesto. 

And let me tell you, this fun and inventive pizza is a great way to jazz up pizza night.

Piled high with roasted chicken and cremini mushrooms, there’s so much to love.

Homemade Crockpot Angel Chicken with Pasta and Herbs in a Bowl

20. Crockpot Angel Chicken (with Mushroom Soup)

Crockpot angel chicken is the perfect dinner idea for those crazy weeknights. The crock pot does all the heavy lifting. 

The chicken gets a double dose of flavor thanks to a package of Italian salad dressing mix and cream of mushroom soup. 

But if you want to make this dish even more savory and delicious, throw in your favorite mushrooms.

Homemade Tender and Creamy Chicken and Rice Casserole

21. Chicken and Rice Casserole

Chicken and rice casserole is a dish that stands the test of time and for a good reason. 

This super simple dish comes together in just one hour, and it’s so insanely cheesy, meaty, and delicious!

While it calls for cream of mushroom soup, you can make it even more meaty by adding more mushrooms.

An appetizing combination of chicken, mushrooms, and rice, cooked in a skillet and smothered in a creamy sauce
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22. Chicken Mushroom Melt

Oh, my goodness, the flavors in this dish are insanely good. Seriously, it only takes a single bite to get addicted to this chicken recipe.

It pairs perfectly seasoned chicken simmered in a mushroom sauce spiced with Worcestershire sauce and balsamic vinegar.

Then, top it with cheese!

It’s quick, easy, and tightly addictive.

Homemade Chicken and Mushrooms with Balsamic Vinegar
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23. Balsamic Chicken and Mushrooms Recipe

This balsamic chicken and mushrooms recipe tastes like it came from a fancy restaurant. 

But the trick to this easy homemade meal is that scrumptious pan sauce. It’s rich and meaty with a sweet kiss from balsamic vinegar. Easy peasy. 

And the best part? It goes from skillet to table in about 35 minutes.

23 Easy Chicken and Mushroom Recipes

Course: DinnerCuisine: American
Servings

4

servings
Prep time

5

minutes
Cooking time

15

minutes
Calories

445

kcal

Try these chicken and mushroom dinners for delicious meals the family will devour. The creamy mushroom chicken, in particular, offers a rich and savory experience that’s both comforting and elegant.

Ingredients

  • For the Chicken:
  • 2 large chicken breasts

  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper

  • 1/4 cup flour, for dredging

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • For the Sauce:
  • 2 tablespoons butter

  • 12 ounces mushrooms, sliced

  • 1/4 teaspoon Italian seasoning

  • 3 cloves garlic, minced

  • 1/2 cup chicken broth

  • 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard

  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream

Instructions

  • Cut the chicken in half horizontally to make 4 thin cutlets. Season with salt and pepper then dredge them in the flour.
  • Add the oil to a large skillet over medium-high heat. Cook the chicken for 2-3 minutes per side. Set aside.
  • Melt butter in the same pan. Add the mushrooms and the Italian seasoning. Cook for 4-5 minutes until the mushrooms are starting to brown at the edges.
  • Add the garlic, chicken broth, and mustard and stir well. Cook for 3-4 minutes to thicken.
  • Add the cream and the chicken and cook on medium-low for about 5 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through.
  • Serve with potatoes, veggies, or noodles, and enjoy!

Notes

  • Use a mix of mushroom varieties like cremini, shiitake, and button to add complexity to the dish.
  • If the sauce is too thick, thin it with a little more chicken broth or cream for the desired consistency.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 445kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 12g
  • Protein: 19g
  • Fat: 37g
  • Saturated Fat: 19g
  • Cholesterol: 134mg
  • Sodium: 490mg
  • Potassium: 453mg
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Sugar: 2g
  • Calcium: 54mg
  • Iron: 3mg
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Hey there! I'm Kim. I love running, cooking, and curling up with a good book! I share recipes for people who LOVE good food, but want to keep things simple :)

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