Creamy Chicken Linguini w/Cremini Mushrooms

ali Bresnahan


While this is a really fancy (company-type) dish, I made it tonight for Dennis and he is still going "Mmmmmmmmmm!" So very tasty. And I love all the ingredients.

★★★★★ 2 votes
Pan Fry


chicken breasts, boneless and skinless
1-2 c
cremini mushrooms, sliced
3 Tbsp
olive oil
4 clove
garlic, minced
1/2 c
white wine
2 c
heavy whipping cream
3 Tbsp
dijon mustard
1/2 c
slivered almonds, toasted
salt and pepper, of course
1 pkg


1Assemble all ingredients.
Prep: Wash and dry chicken; mince garlic; slice mushrooms; toast almonds.
2Heat olive oil in large frying pan over medium low heat. Add chicken, season with salt and pepper. Add minced garlic.
3Add sliced mushrooms to pan, continue to brown chicken.
4When mushrooms are soft, remove from pan and set aside. Continue to fry chicken until brown on both sides and completely done.
(Cook the pasta.)
5When chicken is done, remove from pan and put (with the mushrooms) into a warm oven till ready to serve. Add 1/2 cup wine to pan. Simmer until reduced by half. Then add: whipping cream, Dijon mustard and salt and pepper.
6Simmer until sauce thickens. Return chicken and mushrooms to the sauce and simmer for a few more minutes.
7Serve over cooked linguini. Sprinkle with toasted slivered almonds. (Sprinkle with a little parsley too, if you have any. - just for color, totally not necessary!)

About this Recipe

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