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Baked Mushroom Chicken

This mushroom chicken recipe is the perfect way to dress up a standard weeknight dinner. It's a recipe I can count on to yield tender and flavorful mushroom chicken every time. —Barbara McCalley, Allison Park, Pennsylvania
  • Total Time
    Prep: 20 min. Bake: 20 min.
  • Makes
    4 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (1 pound)
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 tablespoons butter, divided
  • 1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/3 cup shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
  • 1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup sliced green onions

Directions

  • Flatten each chicken breast half to 1/4-in. thickness. Place flour in a shallow bowl. Dip chicken in flour to coat both sides; shake off excess.
  • In a large skillet, brown chicken in 2 tablespoons butter on both sides. Transfer to a greased 11x7-in. baking dish. In the same skillet, saute mushrooms in the remaining butter until tender. Add the broth, salt and pepper. Bring to a boil; cook until liquid is reduced to 1/2 cup, about 5 minutes. Spoon over chicken.
  • Bake, uncovered, at 375° until chicken is no longer pink, about 15 minutes. Sprinkle with cheeses and green onions. Bake until cheese is melted, about 5 minutes longer.
Nutrition Facts
1 chicken breast half : 311 calories, 16g fat (9g saturated fat), 109mg cholesterol, 575mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 1g fiber), 33g protein.

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  • Ida
    Feb 22, 2021

    We love this recipe! I will put it in my meal rotation. I loved the fact that I could clean up each step while the next step was cooking as well as preparing a tossed salad. I had a clean kitchen when it came out of the oven. I served it with the salad and roasted Yukon gold potatoes. Delicious!

  • Patricia
    Jan 30, 2021

    My husband took one bite and said "this is good!". He expected the typical dry chicken breast. it is so moist and tasty, We loved it. Yes, we added about 3 times more mushrooms and some more green onions, want to try next time with spinach.

  • abashu
    Jan 21, 2021

    Great combination of ingredients that together make a wonderful meal.

  • lpugh9
    Dec 20, 2020

    Very good and moist. I will make this recipe again.

  • Naomi
    Nov 11, 2020

    I give this recipe an A+! Yummy, yummy, yummy!

  • Lisa
    Nov 11, 2020

    Delish! Such an easy recipe, yet so good! My husband loved the mushrooms...and I did put extra in the dish.

  • Patricia
    Oct 27, 2020

    Family loved it. I am diabetic so I altered the recipe by using almond flour instead of regular flour. Deglazed the pan with white wine then sautéed shallots, garlic and fresh spinach along with the mushrooms. Calculated one serving @ 196 calories. 8 carbs is respectable without the math.

  • PghMomof2
    Oct 27, 2020

    This is a fan favorite in our house. My kids ask for it all the time. It's a very simple recipe with a lot of flavor. The only things I do different is use a lot more mushrooms and a little bit more of the mozzarella cheese because my family loves both. I love to serve this alongside some fresh steamed or roasted asparagus and smashed redskin potatoes.

  • Gloria Cristo
    Oct 12, 2020

    My go to now. Always elegant to serve. Easy and tasty.

  • bgsspecialkitty
    Aug 20, 2020

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