Skillet Chicken Recipe with White Wine Sauce


Skillet Chicken Recipe with White Wine Sauce

Quick and easy skillet seared chicken topped with a creamy garlic and onions white wine sauce that’s sure to please any crowd!
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Keyword keto
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 276kcal


For The Chicken

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • salt and fresh ground pepper to taste

For The Creamy White Wine Sauce

  • 3 garlic cloves minced
  • 1 large yellow onion diced
  • 1 tbsp unsalted butter
  • 1 tsp dried thyme
  • 1 cup dry white wine
  • ½ cup half and half/heavy cream or evaporated milk fresh
  • chopped parsley
  • salt and fresh ground pepper to taste


For the chicken

  • Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat until the oil shimmers, about 2 to 3 minutes.
  • Season chicken with salt, pepper and garlic powder.
  • Add chicken to the skillet and cook until golden brown, about 6 minutes. DO NOT move it around.
  • Using tongs flip the chicken over and continue to cook for 6 more minutes, or until cooked through.
  • Remove chicken from skillet to a plate; cover and set aside.

For the creamy white wine sauce

  • DO NOT wipe the skillet.
  • Add butter to skillet and melt over medium-high heat.
  • Add onions and cook for 3 minutes, or until softened.
  • Stir in garlic, salt, and pepper; cook for 30 seconds, or until fragrant.
  • Add wine and bring to a simmer, scraping the bottom of the skillet to mix the brown bits into the liquid; cook for 4 to 5 more minutes, or until half of the wine has reduced.
  • Stir in thyme and half-and-half.
  • Reduce heat to slowly bring to a boil; place chicken breasts back in the skillet and leave to simmer and thicken for about 4 minutes.
  • Remove skillet from heat.
  • Garnish with fresh chopped parsley.
  • Serve.


Nutrition Facts:
Calories from Fat: 90Sugar: 2g
Total Fat: 10gProtein: 25g
Saturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 85mg
Dietary Fiber: 0gSodium: 151mg
Total Carbohydrates: 6gPotassium: 520mg
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