Cajun Style Chicken

Amy Herald


This dish has impressed everyone I've ever served it to. Sometimes I have to leave off the mushrooms or the onions, for certain picky folks! This is a really simple, but impressive dish to serve for company. The greens seen in the picture are collard greens.


★★★★★ 2 votes

5 Min
25 Min
Stove Top


  • 4
    boneless, skinless chicken breast
  • 8 oz
    fresh mushrooms, sliced
  • 3 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 2 can(s)
    (14.5 oz.) chicken broth
  • 1
    large onion, peeled and sliced into rings
  • 3 - 4 Tbsp
    all-purpose flour
  • ·
    pepper to taste
  • ·
    cajun seasoning to taste
  • ·
    hot cooked rice

How to Make Cajun Style Chicken


  1. Saute mushrooms and onions in oil; Remove from pan and set aside. Meanwhile add chicken breasts, sprinkle generously with pepper and cajun seasoning and cook until thoroughly done.
  2. Add chicken broth and heat to simmer, make a smooth flour paste and add to broth. Simmer, stirring until thickened. Return mushrooms and onions to sauce; stir. Transfer chicken to four plates. Serve with hot cooked rice with more sauce on top.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cajun Style Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Cajun/Creole
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #mushroom, #rice, #cajun

Show 11 Comments & Reviews

Simple, Delicious, And Healthy Baked Chicken Breast Recipe

Simple, Delicious, and Healthy Baked Chicken Breast Recipe

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Boneless skinless chicken breasts are famous for being a versatile and healthy dinner recipe. They can accompany almost any side dish and, when chopped, they’re delicious on a salad. But,...

Chicken Breast Recipes You Need In Your Menu Rotation

Chicken Breast Recipes You Need in Your Menu Rotation

Kitchen Crew

Low in fat and high in protein, chicken breasts are a healthy and easy dinner option. If not cooked properly, though, they can be dry and not something the family...

9 Healthy Chicken Crock Pot Recipes

9 Healthy Chicken Crock Pot Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Want to put an easy, flavorful and healthy chicken dinner on the table? Then try one of these 9 healthy chicken Crock Pot recipes. Cooking healthy shouldn't mean slaving away...