Easy Creamy Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole Recipe - Onto the same casserole with chicken thighs add sliced mushrooms and pour the hot sauce over the chicken thighs, bake for 10 - 15 minutes, uncovered. Broil on high heat for 3-5 minutes.

Super EASY Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole Recipe

 

Easy Creamy Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole Recipe SERVED WITH BUCKWHEAT & quinoa.

Today for YOU, I have this super delicious and Juicy Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole Recipe with yummy buttery sauce.  It is super easy to make, I promise!

All you have to do is, cook chicken thighs and make creamy garlic sauce, place the chicken thighs into the casserole, add mushrooms, pour over the buttery garlic sauce and bake until chicken is incredibly tender & juicy.

I like to serve this Chicken Thigh Casserole with Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes, or buckwheat with quinoa with  Italian Garden Salad.

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Easy Creamy Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole Recipe SERVED WITH BUCKWHEAT & quinoa.

How to make Chicken Thigh Casserole?

Preheat the oven to 400F.

Using non-stick skillet, add oil on medium high heat.

Season chicken thighs with salt and pepper and cook 5 minutes on one side and 3 minutes on the other side, or until browned color and no more than 10 minutes.

Repeat this step with the rest of the chicken thighs.

Transfer cooked chicken onto a casserole dish, make sure to leave some oil in the skillet to make buttery garlic sauce.

How to make Creamy Garlic Sauce for Chicken Casserole?

Drop garlic pieces into the skillet, cook on medium heat for about 1-2 minutes.

Now add flour and cook stirring for 1 minute.

Slowly pour in white wine, whisking continuously until flour is dissolves, bring it to a gentle boil.

Pour in chicken broth and add fresh thyme leaves.

Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Cook on low heat until sauce thickens, about 3-5 minutes, stirring few times.

Add butter, stir until it melts. The sauce is ready!

Easy Creamy Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole Recipe - Onto the same casserole with chicken thighs add sliced mushrooms and pour the hot sauce over the chicken thighs, bake for 10 - 15 minutes, uncovered. Broil on high heat for 3-5 minutes.

Onto the same casserole with chicken thighs add sliced mushrooms, pour the hot creamy sauce over the chicken thighs, bake for 10 – 15 minutes, uncovered. Broil on high heat for 3-5 minutes.

Garnish with fresh thyme & serve with Scalloped Potatoes & Italian Garden Salad. Enjoy!

How to Store Cooked Chicken Casserole in Fridge?

Wrap chicken casserole leftovers tightly with plastic food wrap, or place the leftovers into airtight container, store in the fridge for 2-3 days.

How do you Freeze Chicken Casserole?

To freeze baked casserole, let it cool before wrapping it and freezing.

Cover the casserole tightly with aluminum foil, or place it in a airtight container. Keep it in the freezer for up to 3 months.

Easy Creamy Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole Recipe SERVED WITH BUCKWHEAT

How to Defrost Chicken Mushroom Casserole?

To bake a frozen casserole, you can first thaw it in the fridge overnight and bake it the next day at 350F for about 40 minutes or until casserole is heated thru.

How to Defrost a Casserole Quickly?

Cover microwave-safe casserole with microwave-safe plastic food wrap, poke few holes for the moisture to escape.

Place the casserole in the microwave, microwave using defrost setting for about 6 minutes, or until defrosted.

Bake at 350F for about 40 minutes or until casserole is heated thru.

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Easy Creamy Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole Recipe SERVED WITH BUCKWHEAT & quinoa.
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Easy Creamy Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole

Super EASY Chicken Thigh Mushroom Casserole Recipe. I like to serve this Chicken Thigh Casserole with buckwheat with quinoa & Italian Salad. The best meal!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time40 mins
Course: Casserole, Dinner, Oven Baked
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6 -8
Author: Love Keil from Munchkintime.com

Ingredients

  • 8 skinless boneless chicken thighs fat removed, pat dry with pepper towel
  • 2 tablespoons of oil I like to use grape seed oil or avocado oil
  • 8 oz baby Bellas mushrooms sliced - I like to buy already sliced mushrooms at the store
  • 5 garlic cloves finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons flour
  • 3/4 cup white wine I used Pinot Grigio
  • 1 cup of chicken broth
  • 1 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

How to make chicken thigh casserole:

  • Preheat the oven to 400F.
  • Using non-stick skillet, add 1 tablespoon of oil on medium high heat. Season chicken thighs with salt and pepper and cook 5 minutes on one side and 3 minutes on the other side, or until browned color and no more than 10 minutes.
  • Repeat this step with the rest of the chicken thighs. Transfer cooked chicken onto a casserole dish, make sure to leave some oil in the skillet to make Creamy Garlic Sauce.

How to make Creamy Garlic Sauce for Chicken Casserole:

  • Drop 5 finely chopped garlic pieces into the skillet, cook on medium heat for about 1-2 minutes. Now add 2 tablespoons of flour and cook stirring for 1 minute.
  • Slowly pour in 3/4 cup of white wine, whisking continuously until flour is dissolves, bring it to a gentle boil. Pour in 1 cup of chicken broth and add 1 teaspoon of fresh thyme leaves. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Cook on low heat until sauce thickens, about 3-5 minutes, stirring few times. Add 2 tablespoons of butter, stir until it melts. The sauce is ready!
  • Onto the same casserole with chicken thighs add 8 oz of sliced mushrooms, pour the hot Creamy Garlic Sauce over the chicken thighs, bake for 15 minutes.
  • Garnish with fresh thyme & serve with Scalloped Potatoes & Italian Garden Salad. Enjoy!

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