Creamy Bacon Mushroom Thyme Chicken Recipe

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Tracy Boyd Modified: March 25, 2022
Creamy Bacon Mushroom Thyme Chicken Recipe

How To Make Creamy Bacon Mushroom Thyme Chicken

This Creamy Bacon Mushroom Thyme Chicken is a dish loaded with tender-cooked chicken in a creamy and well-spiced sauce with crisp bacon and mushrooms.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 25 minutes
Total: 35 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 4chicken thighs,bone-in, or boneless chicken thighs or breasts
  • 1tbspolive oil
  • 2tspItalian seasoning
  • salt and pepper

For Creamy Bacon Mushroom Thyme Sauce:

  • 1tbspolive oil
  • 8ozwhite mushrooms,sliced
  • 6slicesbacon,cooked, crumbled
  • 1cupheavy cream
  • ½tspsalt
  • ¼tsppepper
  • 1tspgarlic powder
  • 1tbspfresh thyme,stems removed

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

  2. Heat a large skillet to medium-high heat.

  3. Add the chicken thighs and season with the Italian seasoning, salt, and pepper

  4. Pan-sear each side of the chicken for 1 to 2 minutes until brown, and place the skillet in the oven.

  5. Bake for 20 minutes, or until chicken is cooked throughout.

  6. Set chicken aside on a plate.

  7. Add olive oil to the skillet and sauté the mushrooms until soft.

  8. Add the bacon, heavy cream, salt, pepper, garlic powder, and thyme.

  9. Bring to a simmer until the sauce starts to thicken.

  10. Add the chicken back to the skillet and heat for another 1 minute.

  11. Serve immediately.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 893.08kcal
  • Fat: 78.37g
  • Saturated Fat: 29.22g
  • Trans Fat: 0.22g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 32.28g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 11.14g
  • Carbohydrates: 6.39g
  • Fiber: 1.23g
  • Sugar: 3.25g
  • Protein: 40.68g
  • Cholesterol: 299.37mg
  • Sodium: 843.20mg
  • Calcium: 74.47mg
  • Potassium: 738.74mg
  • Iron: 2.72mg
  • Vitamin A: 296.44µg
  • Vitamin C: 2.77mg
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