Stuffed Chicken Breasts With Marsala Cream Sauce

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 35 mins

7 points. The secret ingredient in this recipe is the Marsala wine because if the deep smoky flavor it adds to the sauce.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 400°F.
  2. Heat 1 tsp oil in a large non stick skillet over medium-high heat. Add mushrooms and shallot; cook 6 minutes. Add spinach and parsley; cook 1 minute. Transfer to a bowl. Stir in bread crumbs, egg white, 1/4 tsp salt, and 1/4 tsp pepper.
  3. Sprinkle chicken with 1/4 tsp each salt and pepper. Insert a clean, sharp knife into the thickest side of each chicken breast. Make a 2 inch slit. Cut to, but not through the opposite side. Holding the knife blade parallel to the cutting board, guide the blade around the inside, creating a pocket. Be careful not to cut through the sides.
  4. Divide the mushroom mixture between the 4 breasts. Stuff into the pockets.
  5. Wipe the pan clean with paper towels. Heat 2 tsp oil in pan over medium heat; add chicken. Cook 5 minutes, turning frequently, until browned. Transfer chicken to a baking sheet lined with foil. Bake for 13 minutes or until done at 400°F.
  6. Add wine to pan; cook 2 minutes over medium heat, scraping pan to loosen bits.
  7. Whisk together cream sauce mix, broth, and milk; add to pan. Bring to a boil; reduce heat, and simmer 1 minute. Stir in lemon juice.
  8. Spoon sauce onto serving plates; arrange chicken over sauce.
  9. Yields 4 servings: 1 breast and about 1/4 cup sauce).
Most Helpful

5 5

This is easily "Top 5" including anything I've ever eaten. This recipe is absolutely incredible, it is THAT good. Thanks for sharing.

3 5

It was eatible but wasn't allll thattt. Sauce need's work.

4 5

I'm giving this 4 stars because I really liked the stuffed chicken breasts but didn't care for the sauce. I ended up throwing it out and making my own. It was more like a gravy than a cream sauce. Thanks for sharing.