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Cream of Mushroom Chicken
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Instant Pot Cream of Mushroom Chicken

Instant Pot Cream of Mushroom Chicken is made healthier than the classic version of this dish - say hello to your childhood fave re-envisioned! 
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time45 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cream of mushroom chicken, instant pot
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 431kcal
Author: Taylor Stinson


  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 medium-sized chicken breasts, diced into 1 inch pieces
  • 2 8oz packages of mushrooms, sliced
  • 4 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 cup shallots, chopped
  • 1/2 tsp dried thyme
  • 1/2 tsp each salt and pepper
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 1 1/2 cups white rice
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup chopped parsley
  • Red chili flakes for topping


  • Add olive oil, chicken, mushrooms, garlic, shallots, salt and pepper, chicken broth and rice to Instant Pot in that order. Cook on high pressure for 3 minutes, then allow a natural pressure release (about 15-20 minutes).
  • Remove lid once pressure gauge has fallen, then stir in sour cream and parsley. Let sit a couple of minutes to thicken, then serve and enjoy!



Calories: 431kcal | Carbohydrates: 42g | Protein: 25g | Fat: 20g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 67mg | Sodium: 798mg | Potassium: 552mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 1000IU | Vitamin C: 6.6mg | Calcium: 90mg | Iron: 3.1mg