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Creamy Parmesan Chicken and Mushrooms | lecremedelacrumb.com

Creamy Parmesan Chicken and Mushrooms

One-pan Creamy Parmesan Chicken and Mushrooms is a simply fantastic skillet meal that requires only 30 minutes of your time and packs a huge punch of tasty flavors like garlic, butter, and Italian seasonings over savory mushrooms and tender chicken.
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
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Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 523kcal
Author Tiffany


  • 4-6 large chicken thighs OR 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts pounded to even thickness
  • 3 tablespoons oil
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • ½ teaspoons garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • cup thinly sliced mushrooms
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons flour
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 cup half and half or heavy cream
  • cup grated parmesan cheese plus additional for topping
  • fresh parsley or thyme, for topping


  • In a large bowl combine chicken, oil, salt and pepper, garlic powder, and Italian seasoning and toss.
  • In a large skillet over medium heat, brown the chicken on both sides for 2-4 minutes. Transfer chicken to a plate and cover to keep warm.
  • Add butter to pan and stir until melted. Stir in garlic and mushrooms. Continue to cook 3-4 minutes over medium-high heat until butter begins to darken and mushrooms are tender.
  • Sprinkle flour into the pan and stir to combine. Whisk in chicken broth and milk or heavy cream. Stir in parmesan cheese and salt and pepper to taste.
  • Return chicken to pan and spoon a little of the sauce over the chicken. Cover and bake at 375 for 15-20 minutes until chicken is cooked through.
  • Spoon more sauce over the chicken and sprinkle with cracked black pepper, grated parmesan cheese, and fresh parsley or thyme and serve immediately.


Milk: for richer, creamier flavor use heavy cream. 


Calories: 523kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 28g | Fat: 42g | Saturated Fat: 13g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 149mg | Sodium: 595mg | Potassium: 465mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 475IU | Vitamin C: 5mg | Calcium: 286mg | Iron: 2mg