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a skillet with five chicken cutlets in a creamy sauce with sundried tomatoes, and garnished with chopped basil.

Marry Me Chicken

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time35 mins
Marry Me Chicken is a skillet dinner prepared with breaded chicken cutlets in a creamy parmesan and sundried tomato sauce.
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6
Calories: 471



  • Season chicken cutlets with salt and pepper.
  • In a shallow mixing bowl combine flour, sweet paprika, onion powder, dried thyme, and basil.
  • Dredge the chicken cutlets in the flour mixture and shake off any excess.
  • Melt butter and heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in a large skillet set over medium heat.
  • Add the chicken cutlets to the hot skillet and cook for about 5 minutes per side, or until browned and cooked through.
  • Remove chicken from the skillet and transfer to a plate; keep covered.
  • Return skillet to the heat; add a tablespoon of olive oil and stir in the garlic; cook for 15 seconds, or until fragrant.
  • Stir in the chicken broth and, using a wooden spoon, scrape up any browned bits from the bottom of the skillet. Cook for a minute.
  • Stir in the heavy cream, grated parmesan cheese, red pepper flakes, salt, and pepper.
  • Decrease heat to medium-low and let sauce simmer for 2 minutes.
  • Add in the sundried tomatoes and cook for 30 seconds.
  • Return chicken cutlets to the skillet and let simmer for about 2 minutes, or until sauce is thickened and chicken is heated through.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Garnish with basil.
  • Serve.
Nutrition Facts
Marry Me Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 471 Calories from Fat 279
% Daily Value*
Fat 31g48%
Saturated Fat 15g75%
Trans Fat 1g
Polyunsaturated Fat 2g
Monounsaturated Fat 11g
Cholesterol 161mg54%
Sodium 362mg15%
Potassium 767mg22%
Carbohydrates 10g3%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 37g74%
Vitamin A 1115IU22%
Vitamin C 9mg11%
Calcium 99mg10%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Keywords: chicken skillet recipes, chicken sundried tomato