Chicken with Marsala, Mushrooms and Gorgonzola

Anita Hoffman


A great Chicken Marsala with a wonderful sauce. Serve with noodles, rice or spaghetti. Double the sauce. It's so good!
Recipe and photo adapted from Food. com.


★★★★★ 1 vote

20 Min
20 Min
Stove Top


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  • 1- 1-1/2 lb
    thinly sliced boneless, skinless chicken breast
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    kosher salt
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  • 3 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 2-1/4 c
    mushrooms, sliced 1/8 inch thick
  • 2
    garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/2 c
    dry marsala wine
  • 1/3 c
    heavy cream
  • 2 oz
    crumbled gorgonzola
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped italian parsley

How to Make Chicken with Marsala, Mushrooms and Gorgonzola


  1. Season chicken generously with salt and pepper.
  2. In a 10 inch straight sided saute pan, heat 2 tbsps. oil over medium high heat; saute half of the chicken, turning once until lightly browned and barely cooked through-about 2 to 3 minutes per side.
    Transfer chicken to a plate and cover with foil to keep warm; repeat with remaining chicken.
  3. Return pan to medium high heat and add remaining 1 tbsp. oil.
    Add mushrooms, season and saute stirring with a wooden spoon until softened and well browned-3-4 minutes.
    Reduce heat to medium, add garlic and cook stirring for 30 seconds.
  4. Add Marsala and scrape pan to loosen brown bits; simmer until slightly reduced- about 2-3 minutes/
    Stir in cream and simmer until thickened slightly-2-3 minutes.
    Add 2/3 rds of the Gorgonzola and stir until melted-1-2 minutes.
  5. Taste sauce and adjust seasoning.
    Add chicken along with any accumulated juices and turn to coat with sauce.
  6. Serve immediately, sprinkled with remaining cheese and parsley.

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About Chicken with Marsala, Mushrooms and Gorgonzola

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Italian

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