Chicken with Garlic Cream Sauce

Preparation info
  • Serves

    4, or 6

    if you get a bigger chicken or boost with extra chicken portions
    • Difficulty


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By Nigella Lawson

Published 2020

  • About

There is something old-fashioned and comforting about a cream sauce. It’s so rare to come across these days, and I think it’s time we welcomed it back. My paternal grandmother was very keen on chicken with finely sliced button mushrooms and cream, which I remember fondly if blandly, and although you could certainly fry a panful of mushrooms in butter and add cream to it, I much prefer this funghi-free and fiercely garlicky version. While I’m always happy to have simply steamed new potatoes