Chicken and mushrooms are one of our favorite food combinations. There’s just so many ways to prepare them, and they always go great together.
That’s why we have compiled this list of easy Chicken and Mushroom Recipes from GypsyPlate and around the internet.
You’ll find cozy soups and stews, quick stir fry dishes, hearty casseroles, delectable one skillet meals, and so much more.
Cook your way through all of these amazing chicken and mushroom recipes, some of them are sure to become your new favorites!
The Best Chicken and Mushroom Recipes
1. Chicken Marsala
We’re starting this list with a real classic, Chicken Marsala. Tender chicken is smothered in a wine based mushroom sauce. We love it with pasta or mashed potatoes. Your whole family will enjoy it!
2. Mediterranean Braised Chicken and Mushrooms with Apricots
This gorgeous Mediterranean braised chicken is your coq au vin taken to the next level! So many layers of flavor, yet so easy. Impress your guests or save it for yourself, the choice is yours!
3. Chicken Stroganoff
This chicken stroganoff is in a creamy mushroom gravy that’s absolutely amazing. The chicken breasts are cooked perfectly, and they become golden, skinless, and best of all, ready in under thirty minutes. Who doesn’t love a meal that’s yummy and easy?
4. Creamy Lemon Chicken and Mushroom Soup
Creamy Lemon Chicken and Mushroom Soup is going to win your hearts… BIG time! Some magic happens with just a little bit of lemon, a little bit of butter and little bit of cheese and cream. Not to forget tons of spinach.
5. Southern Braised Chicken with Mushrooms and Black Eyed Peas
Southern Braised Chicken is the newest addition to your comfort food repertoire. It’s hearty and full of cozy flavors. With just a few humble ingredients and a few minutes of hands on time, you’ll have a dish the whole family is going to love.
6. South African Chicken Curry
This South African Chicken Curry doesn’t even come close to anything you’ve known before. It’s a completely different flavor, yet so delectable!
This one is mild and sweet, albeit with loads of curry powder, reminding you of that curry flavor every single bite.
7. Chicken Cacciatore
This classic rustic Italian dish is extremely flavorful. Chicken is cooked to fall off the bone tender, low and slow, along with mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, Italian fresh herbs, vegetables and wine. Your whole family is going to love this delicious Italian meal.
8. Mushroom-Stuffed Chicken Breast
Make your humble boneless skinless chicken breast look fancy and elegant! These chicken breasts are stuffed with garlicky mushrooms, spinach, and a bunch of melted cheese.
9. Coq au Vin
This one is a more traditional coq au vin stew. Classic French cooking at its best. Here chicken is braised in red wine with mushrooms and crisp pancetta. It’s will be one of your favorite chicken and mushroom recipes.
10. Healthy Chicken Ramen Stir Fry
Healthy ramen? Who would have thought! This chicken ramen stir fry is packed with mushrooms and other veggies, plus nice lean chicken. Take your pantry staple to a whole new level!
11. Easy Cheesy Baked Chicken Breasts with Mushrooms
These easy cheesy baked chicken breasts with mushrooms are covered in melty mozzarella cheese, and layered with amazing mushrooms that are caramelized. Best of all, the dish is so easy to make – it’s basically effortless!
12. Ground Chicken Salisbury Steak
Salisbury steak goes lighter by replacing beef with ground chicken. What a novel idea. All the deliciousness without compromising flavors. Chicken steaks with delicious gravy with mushrooms and onions. Comfort food without the guilt trip.
13. Cashew Chicken Stir Fry
Cashew Chicken Stir Fry is loaded with mushrooms and other veggies. The crunchiness and flavors of cashews go extremely well in Asian stir fries. Make a huge batch, as it’s a great meal prep option. You can pair it with rice or lo mein for all your weekly lunches.
14. One Pot Chicken and Mushroom Orzo
This great one pot pasta recipe has chicken, mushrooms, spinach and orzo in a creamy parmesan sauce. It’s a super easy dinner perfect for busy weeknights.
15. Chicken and Mushroom Fajitas
Chicken and Mushroom Fajitas are an easy, customizable and delicious dish. This recipe is full of flavor and packed with powerful nutrients. This Fajita mix is absolutely delicious. Awesome mushroom recipe!
16. Creamy Baked Chicken Thighs with Mushrooms & Bacon
This is about to become one of your new favorite chicken and mushroom recipes. It’s a creamy delight of flavors, all enhanced by bacon. YUM!
17. Sun Dried Tomato and Chicken Tortellini
With sun dried tomatoes, mushrooms, spinach and chicken tortellini all smothered in a creamy sauce, this recipe is no doubt a hit.
It is an easy, quick and irresistibly one dish pasta the whole family will relish.
18. Udon Noodle Soup with Chicken and Mushrooms
This Japanese inspire Chicken Udon soup has a wonderful broth, which is packed with plump udon noodles, marinated chicken and caramelized mushrooms. So good!
19. Chicken Fricassee
This chicken fricassee is tender chicken pieces simmered in a creamy sauce with mushrooms and carrots. An easy, one pot meal that’s quick enough for a busy weeknight, yet elegant enough to serve to company!
20. Chicken Mushroom and Spinach Lasagna
Everyone’s favorite lasagna in a new avatar. This chicken and mushroom white lasagna is a comfort food masterpiece. Serve this up the next time you have guests over and be prepared for some big praise.
21. Creamy Garlic Bacon Chicken Thighs
Craving something creamy and delicious? Try these tender, melt in your mouth chicken thighs in garlic bacon mushroom cream sauce. Such an easy dish with basic pantry staples, you end up with a meal that everyone in your family will polish it off quick.
22. Creamy Chicken Marsala Soup
Chicken Marsala is a classic Italian dish, and this soupified version is one of the tastiest things you will ever eat.
It’s loaded with chicken and mushrooms mushrooms, along with marsala wine to create an amazing flavor that makes this soup recipe a keeper.
23. Chicken Tetrazzini Casserole
You’re going to love how easy it is to put together this family friendly chicken and mushroom casserole.
It takes only 15 minutes to prep and the rest of the work will be done by your trusty oven. Great one pot meal for everybody to enjoy.
24. Moo Goo Gain Pan
Moo Goo Gai Pan is a popular American-Chinese chicken stir fry dish made with chicken and mushrooms in a savory, delicious sauce. Moo Goo Gai Pan means “fresh mushrooms with sliced chicken” in Cantonese. But you can always amp it up with whatever other veggies you have on hand.
25. Instant Pot Chicken and Vegetables
Are you looking for a traditional chicken and vegetable recipe? Are you also looking to cook it easy peasy and fast? Look no further!
Here is a recipe for instant pot chicken and vegetables. This recipe combines chicken with potatoes, onions, carrots, and mushrooms, which makes for the perfect classic and hearty meal for a cold day or a long weekend!
26. Tom Kha Gai (Chicken Coconut Soup)
Tom Kha Gai, meaning Chicken Coconut Soup, is a popular soup in any Thai restaurant. Now you can make this extremely easy and quick soup right at home.
It’s a creamy, delicious coconut milk based soup with layers and layers of different flavors along with tender chicken and mushrooms. All you need is a few regular Thai staple ingredients and you can whip this up in no time.
27. Ramen Noodle Chicken Casserole
Another great option if you’re looking for comfort food, try this ramen noodle chicken casserole. Using chicken cutlets, Caesar dressing, mushrooms, chicken broth, bacon, onions, and more, these ingredients come together to make a complex and flavorful dish.
28. Creamy Mushroom Chicken Pasta
The sauce is the star of the chicken and mushroom pasta recipe. White wine, garlic, mushrooms and parmesan cheese make a phenomenal dish. It’s a super easy, one pot pasta recipe everyone will love!
29. Chicken and Mushroom Risotto
Risotto is a famous Italian rice preparation. Many find it intimidating, but you’ll be amazed how easy it is when following this recipe. Packed full of chicken and mushrooms, it’s a complete meal.
30. Creamed Mushroom and Brie Chicken
We’re wrapping up with one of our favorite chicken and mushroom recipes. This Creamed Mushroom and Brie Chicken is an absolute winner, and absolutely must go in your recipe rotation.
This gourmet restaurant quality meal only takes a few minutes of your time, then your oven does the rest.
So there you go, thirty great chicken and mushroom recipes for you to try. Don’t they all look delicious? Which ones will make their way into your regular rotation?
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- 6 boneless, skinless chicken thighs
- 4 Tbsp butter, divided
- 1 small onion, chopped
- 3 Tbsp garlic, chopped
- 8oz mushrooms, sliced
- 6 cups chicken broth
- 1 cup heavy cream
- 1.5 lemons, juiced
- 1/2 cup shredded parmesan
- 1 tsp thyme
- 8oz fresh spinach
- 1/2 tsp pepper
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 2 tsp paprika
- Cut chicken into bite size pieces and season it with salt, pepper and paprika.
- Heat 1 Tbsp butter in a dutch oven or soup pot over medium high heat. Add chicken and sear for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Plate it out. Discard excess fat.
- Melt in remaining 3 Tbsp butter and sauté onion till it is soft and starts changing color. Add in mushrooms and sauté till soft. Add in garlic and cook for a couple of minutes.
- Add in chicken broth and cream and cook for a couple of minutes. Add in lemon juice, parmesan cheese, thyme and chicken and simmer uncovered over medium low heat for 20-25 minutes.
- Add in spinach and cook till it starts wilting. Taste and adjust seasonings like salt and lemon juice. Serve immediately.
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