Creamy Parmesan Chicken and Rice

Enjoy the creamy taste of this Parmesan Chicken and Rice dish made with tangy sun-dried tomatoes and hearty mushrooms for a delicious meal.

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Cooking time PREP TIME 10 Mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 10 Mins
Servings SERVES 4
Ready in TOTAL TIME 20 Mins


  • 2 bags Success® White Rice or Success® Brown Rice
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • salt
  • pepper
  • 1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 cup shaved Parmesan cheese
  • 1 cup mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/3 cup sun-dried tomatoes, sliced


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    Step 1

  • Prepare rice according to package directions and set aside.

    Step 2

  • In a medium-sized oiled skillet, over medium heat, brown chicken for 2 minutes on each side. Season with salt and pepper.

    Step 3

  • Add remaining ingredients. Cover and simmer for 5 to 7 minutes or until chicken is cooked.

    Step 4

  • Serve over a bed of hot rice.

    Cooking Hacks

    Sauteé some garlic before browning rice to enhance flavors.

    For a veggie addition, add some fresh or frozen spinach leaves to the skillet and cook in the sauce until wilted.

Creamy Parmesan Goodness

Looking for a speedy recipe for a weeknight dinner? Wait until you try this Creamy Parmesan Chicken and Rice dish, with sauteed mushrooms and sundried tomatoes.

The chicken is browned to perfection and then tossed with heavy whipping cream and shaved Parmesan cheese for a creamy delicacy that’s ready in less than 20 minutes. What it’s best about this recipe is that with Success® Boil-in-Bag Rice, we took the guesswork of how to make perfect rice out of the equation so you can solely focus on the chicken. 

This recipe makes 4 servings, but if you want to make it a single dinner, cut the ingredients in half, or save for later in an airtight container. We guarantee this is the kind of dish that will be as tasty, even after reheating. 

Chicken and Rice Combo!

Love chicken and rice recipes? Then today is your lucky day! The beauty of this power couple is its taste and versatility. This dynamic duo is also incredible when combined with other ingredients and in other recipe options:

– For a lighter meal, try these Thai Chicken and Rice Lettuce Wraps.

Fried rice lover? Then this Jerk Chicken Fried Rice is just what you’ve been craving.

Rainy weather? Brighten up your day with a Thai Red Curry Chicken & Rice Instant Pot Soup.

– Hosting a dinner home and wanting to impress your family and friends? Our Cumin Rubbed Chicken with Artichoke Salsa is an award-winning crowd-pleaser recipe that will take care of that!

Needless to say, the possibilities are endless when it comes to chicken and rice! Which of these recipes are you trying next?