Collection of quick and easy chicken recipes to serve with mashed potatoes. Delicious and flavorful chicken breast, chicken thighs, and drumsticks recipe that goes well with creamy mashed potatoes.
If you love mash then you will be happy with any of these chicken recipes.
Healthy crustless chicken pot pie
There are no better ways to serve mashed potatoes than with this crustless chicken pot pie. It's a comfort meal at its best. Every spoonful feels like a hug in a bowl. It is a great way to use up your leftover chicken from your Sunday roast. It is a light and very healthy meal that pairs well with mashed potatoes.
Creamy garlic chicken breast
Looking for what goes with mash? This recipe will be ready in under 30 minutes. It is budget friendly as two good-sized chicken breasts can be split into equal halves to make 4 chicken cutlets.
This is a perfect, easy and quick chicken breast recipe for dinner. The recipe is versatile as the simple creamy garlic sauce can be a base for many add-ins.
Creamy Cajun chicken
This creamy Cajun chicken is another chicken recipe that goes well with mashed potato. If you're looking for a truly delicious dinner that comes together in no time at all, then this homemade creamy Cajun chicken recipe is the way to go.
This creamy Cajun chicken made with cutlets is tantalizing and simply irresistible and promises to keep you full for longer. To make this recipe, you will need the best Cajun seasoning you can find as it is the main ingredient of this dish.
Baked Mississippi chicken
This is another quick and easy chicken recipe to serve with mashed potatoes and I promise you that you’ll want to make it again and again because it is a lazy chicken dinner recipe that requires packet ingredients and one pan, especially for those nights that time decides not to wait for anyone.
This recipe boasts a simple, yet flavourful combination of ingredients that perfectly complements mashed potatoes.
Dutch oven chicken breast and tomatoes
This delightful recipe combines tender and flavourful boneless chicken breast with a rich and colorful tomato sauce in the oven, creating a dish that is both comforting and bursting with flavor.
The Dutch oven method allows the ingredients to meld together. Using a cast iron or heavy-bottomed pot helps to keep the heat evenly distributed, ensuring juicy and succulent results that will have your family asking for more.
Chicken and gravy
This Chicken and gravy recipe is a classic combination that pairs perfectly with mashed potatoes. It is a simple yet flavourful dish that can be enjoyed by the whole family. It is a 2in1 recipe you will love, you do not only get chicken, but you also get the gravy to serve with your mash.
Mashed potatoes and gravy are like a food marriage made in heaven. To serve, carve the chicken into portions and ladle the warm, velvety gravy over both the chicken and the mashed potatoes. The result is a comforting and satisfying meal that's sure to impress.
Are you wondering why Hunters Chicken made the list, I get it! You feel it belongs with chips (French fries) well, Let me burst your bubbles, you can serve hunters chicken with mashed potatoes, it is an unbelievable combination you will love.
Hunters chicken is a British pub classic that is made with chicken breasts wrapped in bacon, it is then topped with melty cheese and BBQ sauce. It is a dish that is relatively easy to make and is also budget-friendly.
Honey mustard chicken
This recipe is sumptuous and easy to make served with mashed potatoes.
The combination of honey and mustard provides the perfect balance of sweetness and tanginess, creating a delectable flavor. It is a quick chicken recipe that uses a handful of ingredients. This zero need to marinate this chicken makes it one of the best for when time is of the essence.
Instant pot chicken Cacciatore
Instant Pot Chicken Cacciatore is a flavourful and satisfying dish that pairs perfectly with creamy mashed potatoes. This classic Italian recipe is known for its tender pieces of chicken cooked in a rich tomato sauce with other vegetables.
This easy instant pot chicken stew recipe is perfect for busy weeknight dinners and great for meal prepping. You can serve this Instant Pot Chicken Cacciatore over a bed of buttery mashed potatoes for a delicious and filling meal.
The rich flavors of the tomato sauce blend seamlessly with the potatoes, elevating them to new levels of taste sensation. This dish is perfect for both casual family dinners and more formal gatherings.
Baked chicken and peppers with gravy
Baked Chicken and Peppers with Gravy is a flavourful and comforting dish that combines succulent chicken, colorful bell peppers, and a rich gravy. This recipe pairs perfectly well with creamy mashed potatoes, making it an ideal meal for weeknights or special occasions.
Serve this cozy and satisfying dish alongside some creamy mashed potatoes for a complete, mouth-watering meal. The combination of tender chicken, vibrant peppers, and rich gravy is sure to be a favorite among family and friends.
Chicken with bell pepper and onions
This colorful dish goes well with a side of creamy mashed potatoes. it is simple to prepare and highlights the delicious combination of tender chicken, vibrant bell peppers, and sweet onions. It's a stove-top chicken breast recipe that comes together quickly and it's packed with flavor.
The pan sauce from this dish pairs beautifully well with mashed potatoes. Serve the Chicken with Bell Pepper and Onions over a bed of warm, buttery mashed potatoes. Garnish with fresh herbs if desired. This delightfully easy and tasty dish is guaranteed to be a hit, especially on busy weeknights.
Baked lemon chicken
This recipe is simple, yet bursting with a zesty citrus flavor that complements the juicy, succulent chicken. The baked chicken breasts are marinated with simple everyday pantry ingredients.
This lemon chicken breast is also great with mashed potatoes and you get to make gravy with the pan drippings. Allow the chicken to rest for a few minutes before serving. This allows the juices to settle back into the meat, leaving the chicken succulent and bursting with flavor.
Pair the Baked Lemon Chicken with a generous serving of smooth mashed potatoes, and garnish with freshly chopped herbs, such as thyme or rosemary, for an elegant finishing touch. This irresistible combination is sure to impress any guest with its harmonious blend of textures and flavors.
Garlic chicken thighs
This is a flavorsome, easy-to-prepare dish ideally paired with creamy mashed potatoes. This simple, yet delectable recipe, features a perfect balance of garlic and herbs to create a delightful meal that everyone will enjoy.
These Juicy and tender boneless skinless garlic chicken thighs only require 6 ingredients, one pan, and 15 minutes. This recipe is an excellent choice for a fuss-free, satisfying meal that comes together quickly, leaving you free to enjoy the moment with family or friends. A true testament to the delicious simplicity that home cooking has to offer.
Easy baked chicken drumstick
Preparing a simple and delicious dinner doesn't have to be complicated. This Easy Baked Chicken Drumstick recipe offers a satisfying meal, perfect for pairing with mashed potatoes. With minimal ingredients and a straightforward cooking process, it is the ideal dish for busy weeknight dinners.
Serve these Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks hot alongside creamy mashed potatoes for a comforting and satisfying meal. Savor the flavorsome, tender meat and crispy skin, making dinner time enjoyable and hassle-free.
Asparagus stuffed chicken breast
Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Breast is a delightful combination of tender chicken, crunchy asparagus and savory cheese. The dish is a wonderful accompaniment to creamy mashed potatoes, and it is both nutritious and flavorsome.
This elegant and flavourful Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Breast can be served alongside a generous helping of creamy mashed potatoes and a simple salad for a complete and satisfying meal. The combination of textures and tastes is sure to please even the most discerning palate.
Greek sheet pan chicken
This traybake chicken recipe is amazingly good, the Flavors are just out of this work. Not only is this Greek chicken a one-tray recipe but the pan juice is absolutely delicious. Make this recipe, transfer the chicken and veggies to a plate, turn the pan juice into a saucepan and cook on medium-low heat.
Add cornflour slurry then cook until velvety and thick to your desired consistency. Pour the gravy through a sieve and Bob is your uncle. You just made one of the best chicken gravy that you can smother all over your mashed potatoes.
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Creamy Cajun: Chicken Recipes To Serve With mashed potatoes
- 3 chicken breasts about 650g
- 1⅓ tablespoon cajun seasoning
- 1 cup single cream half and half cream
- 40 g unsalted butter
- ⅓ cup onion finely chopped
- 3 large garlic
- 3 Tablespoons all purpose flour
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Prep: cut the chicken breasts lengthwise into cutlets and pat them dry with a kitchen paper towel, finely chop the onions and garlic and set aside.
- Season the chicken cutlets on both sides with salt, black pepper, and cajun seasoning reserving about 1 teaspoon for later.
- In a separate bowl, add flour, and a pinch of cajun seasoning (from the reserved one) and mix to combine.
- Working with one seasoned cutlet at a time, add it to the prepared flour and coat the chicken shaking off the excess flour. Repeat this for the rest of the chicken.
- Heat a skillet over medium-high and add butter then allow to melt until hot. Carefully add the floured chicken to the hot butter and cook on each side for 3 minutes until golden. Remove from the pan and set aside.
- Add chopped onions and garlic to the hot pan and saute for about 1-2 minutes making sure to stir continuously so it doesn't burn.
- Carefully add chicken broth and stir to combine, deglazing the bottom of the pan simultaneously.
- Pour cooking cream into the pan, add the rest of the cajun seasoning and stir to combine. reduce the heat and simmer for 1 minute. Check for seasoning and adjust accordingly.
- Return the chicken to the creamy sauce and continue to simmer for 3-5 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through. Spoon the sauce over the chicken if desired. Take it off the heat and serve with mashed potatoes, rice, or over pasta. enjoy!
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And there you have it, a delicious selection of chicken dishes to serve with your creamy and luscious mashed potatoes! Your dinner is sure to be a hit if you made one or even more of these side dishes.Did you cook any of these side dishes? Don’t forget to leave me feedback. Tag me @thedinnerbite on