Chicken Breasts with Mushroom Cream Sauce

March/April 2008

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The secret to a good cream sauce is always the same: not too much cream or it can be overpowering, masking the more delicate flavors. Here it contains a bountiful amount of mushrooms and is served over chicken breasts.

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85 Reviews for Chicken Breasts with Mushroom Cream Sauce


Love Love Love this dish1 excellent!


Quick, Easy and LOTS of flavor! Will definitely make again, and would recommend to anyone. Even people who don't like mushrooms would like this dish.


We diced the chicken and it was good. Mmmmm. We couldn't find shallots at the grocery store and substituted a medium sweet onion which was delicious. We served it with a whole wheat pasta which really complemented the flavors of the sauce!

Joseph and Ann, Durham, NC


I did not have shallots, chives or scallions-I used a medium white onion.

I did not have a dry white cooking wine-I used Kendall-Jackson Chardonnay.

I did not have heavy cream-I used sour cream.

I did not have canola oil-I used vegetable oil.

I did not have chicken broth- I used boullian chicken cubes and made my own.

I did not have shiitake mushrooms-I used portobella's.


OH my yumminess!! The chicken was so moist; I actually used 3 breasts but kept the sauce (which was to die for) the same amount and I even had a breast left over for my husband and I to split for lunch the next day. I served this with steam broccoli and a garlic cheese bread. YUM-O as RR would say :-)


Are you kidding me?!?! This recipe is GREAT and sooooo easy to make. I started a low cal diet today and if this is the type of food I get to eat I am OKAY with that!!! I will make this again but with baby bellas instead of shitake (a little more flavor I think) and I served everything over brown rice and it was amazing!!


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