Chicken Mushroom Marsala

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I’m bringing out one of my favorite recipes from culinary school today…. Chicken Mushroom Marsala! It’s a throw back to my French roots from culinary school, and while it sounds fancy, it’s also easy to make. And the mushroom situation going on here is probably going to have you licking your plate clean.

Chicken and Mushroom Marsala


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Chicken Mushroom Marsala

Chicken Mushroom Marsala

Author: Gaby Dalkin
5 from 4 votes
You know those recipes that are so quick and easy but COMPLETELY satisfying!! This Garlic Brussels Sprouts Pasta is exactly that!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Servings 4 people


  • 4 chicken breasts sliced in half to create 4 thin pieces of chicken
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • Kosher salt and freshly cracked black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon Herbs de Provence
  • 2 tablespoons all purpose flour
  • 1 cup sliced wild mushrooms
  • 1 shallot roughly chopped
  • ¼ cup French Red Wine
  • ¼ cup Chicken Stock
  • Fresh herbs for seasoning


  • Heat the olive oil and butter in a sauté pan.
  • Season the chicken with salt, pepper, Herbs de Provence and lightly dust with flour.
  • Sear the chicken in the olive oil butter mixture for 2-3 minutes on each side until fully cooked. Remove to a plate and set aside.
  • Add the chopped shallots and mushrooms to the pan and sauté for 4-5 minutes until the mushrooms are golden brown. Deglaze with the French Red wine and add chicken stock. Reduce the liquid until slightly thickened, about 5 minutes.
  • Return the chicken back into the pan and serve immediately.
  • Scatter the top with fresh herbs


Use a very sharp knife to carefully split the chicken open in half the long way - to butterfly it into a single large, thin piece of chicken.

Nutrition Information

Calories: 356kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 50g | Fat: 13g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 5g | Trans Fat: 0.1g | Cholesterol: 153mg | Sodium: 309mg | Potassium: 974mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 161IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 20mg | Iron: 1mg
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  1. I need to rock my kitchen's world! Gorgeous. And Chicken Marsala is one of our faves - love the fresh herbs.

  2. Those pots and pans are gorgeous. I'd love to have them in my new kitchen, and then to cook up a batch of this amazing marsala!

5 from 4 votes (4 ratings without comment)

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