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    The 30 BEST Chicken and Mushroom Recipes

    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 on this chicken and mushroom recipes list.

    Cook your way through all of these amazing chicken and mushroom recipes, some of them are sure to become your new favorites!

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    The Best Chicken and Mushroom Recipes

    1. 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!

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    2. 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.

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    3. 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.

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    4. 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.

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    5. Chicken Chasseur

    Chicken Chasseur is a rich and flavorful French stew, where chicken braises slowly until it is juicy and fall off the bone tender. 

    Rustic in its nature, this Hunter’s Chicken is the ultimate addition to your list of favorite chicken dishes.

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    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.

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    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.

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    8. 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 bacon. It’s will be one of your favorite chicken and mushroom recipes.

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    9. Chicken Stroganoff

    Our easy Chicken Stroganoff recipe is the perfect weeknight dinner, where tender chicken cooks with mushrooms in a creamy, tangy sauce.

    A lightened up twist on the classic beef stroganoff, it’s a 30-minute dish you’ll want to put on repeat.

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    10. Chicken Stir Fry

    Everyone’s NO. 1 go-to stir fry is probably Chicken Stir Fry. Why not? It’s super quick, super easy and super tasty. 

    But do you stir fry your chicken with just soy sauce or teriyaki? Well, try this easy chicken stir fry recipe, which has a little more Chinese staple sauces in the mix, and is loaded with veggies.

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    11. 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!

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    12. Chicken Marsala

    Now here is 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!

    Get the Recipe @ jessicagavin

    13. 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.

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    14. 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!

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    15. 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.

    Get the Recipe @ feastforafraction

    16. 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.

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    17. 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!

    Get the Recipe @ cravingsjournal

    18. 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!

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites

    19. 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.

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    20. 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!

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    21. 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!

    Get the Recipe @ dinneratthezoo

    22. 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.

    Get the Recipe @ littlebroken

    23. 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.

    Get the Recipe @ diethood

    24. 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.

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    25. 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.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    26. 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!

    Get the Recipe @ spendwithpennies

    27. 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.

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings

    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!

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites

    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.

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    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.

    Get the Recipe @ halfbakedharvest

    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?

    Save or pin this collection of amazing dishes so you always know where to find it. And be sure to subscribe to GypsyPlate, we’re always cooking up new easy recipes for you!

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    30 Chicken and Mushroom Recipe Collection

    This collection of easy Chicken and Mushroom Recipes has plenty of tasty dishes featuring your favorite protein and veggie combo. We love this chicken and mushroom soup:


    • 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


      1. Cut chicken into bite size pieces and season it with salt, pepper and paprika.
      2. 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.
      3. 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.
      4. 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.
      5. Add in spinach and cook till it starts wilting. Taste and adjust seasonings like salt and lemon juice. Serve immediately.

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