Chicken Breasts with Mushroom and Onion Dijon Sauce

Chicken is a lean option as a protein source so finding exciting and delicious recipes is wonderful to add a little zest to your cooking. Try Chicken Breasts with Mushroom and Onion Dijon Sauce and I'm sure you'll find it's a wonderful addition to your recipe collection.

This recipe comes from the culinary minds of Martha & Jack, authors of the blog Family Feast. Their love story has always been rooted in the culinary world and even as they just began dating they would try to outwit each other in the kitchen. Family Feast is a culmination of their passion and this recipe is just one example of their talent and love for food!

Most cooks agree that a nice quality Dijon mustard is a staple in the kitchen, something you always want to have handy. It can be a delicious addition to so many recipes, once you start using it you won't want to live without it! For everything from zesty cream sauces to potato salad and everything in between, Dijon mustard plays a starring role!

It's always a treat to find a relatively simple recipe that comes straight from your pantry, with items you have on hand. Better yet, if it feels like comfort food but has a sophisticated look you can be a superstar in your kitchen with little effort! These tender chicken breast will check all the boxes and you'll be making this recipe again and again. Begin with sauteeing the chicken breast with the onions and mushrooms and the perfect marriage can be celebrated when the flavors come together. The finished product will be a succulent, tender chicken breast, moist with flavor and smothered in a rich sauce. The sauce brings a creamy texture that benefits the dish adding dijon mustard, rosemary and other herbs.

This chicken breasts with mushroom and onion Dijon sauce recipe reminds me of a chicken recipe my mother used to make when I was a child, and to be honest it was my favorite dinner recipe. She used to cook it in a crock pot and it had tender boneless chicken, a mushroom sauce with lots of large mushrooms and a creamy sauce and rice, it really was delicious, cosy and the ultimate comfort food. This recipe is like a more modern version of that recipe. To make the creamy mushroom and onion Dijon sauce recipe you start by first cooking the boneless chicken till it's a nice golden brown, then heat the pan you used for the chicken and add the mushrooms and cook until they start to brown a nice color. You will add the mustards and wine and scrape up the bottom, adding the other ingredients till the sauce is cooked to perfection.

ms like the perfect combination of being efficient to cook, while also being healthy. Because chicken breasts are so lean in fact, the biggest concern is ending up with a dry dish, so you always want to focus on recipes that help maintain a moist, tender and flavorful meat. Recipes like this one will help ensure a lovely finished dish that locks in the moisture of the chicken. Of course sauces always help and we all love sauces and combining them with lean meats gives the healthy balance we're often looking to achieve.


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