What Are the Ingredients for Giada De Laurentiis' Recipe for Chicken Marsala?

The ingredients for Giada De Laurentiis' recipe for chicken marsala include Marsala wine, cremini mushrooms, Dijon mustard, onion, butter, black pepper, chicken, garlic, mascarpone cheese, parsley and fettuccine, as provided to the Food Network. Her recipe is known as "Chicken with Mustard Mascarpone Marsala Sauce" and is ranked as easy, with a total time of 50 minutes.

Chicken With Mustard Mascarpone Sauce

The chicken marsala recipe by Giada De Laurentiis requires the following steps and makes 4-6 servings:

Prep time: 20 minutes

Cook time: 30 minutes

Ready in: 50 minutes


  • 1 1/2 lbs. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into three pieces
  • 5 tablespoons butter, divided
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3/4 cup onion, chopped
  • 1 lb. cremini mushrooms, sliced
  • 1 cup Marsala wine, dry
  • 1 cup Mascarpone cheese
  • 2 tablespoons garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • Salt, to taste
  • Ground black pepper, to taste
  • 2 tablespoons chopped parsley
  • 12 ounces fettuccine

Step 1: Sprinkle chicken with salt and black pepper and cook on high heat with olive oil for 4 minutes on each side until brown. Set aside to cool.

Step 2: Saute the onion with 2 tablespoons of butter, then add mushrooms and garlic and saute for about 12 minutes, or until mushrooms are soft. Add the Marsala wine and simmer until it is reduced by half, then add mascarpone and mustard.

Step 3: Place cut chicken in the mixture and simmer uncovered on medium-low heat until cooked through. The sauce should also thicken. Add chopped parsley, salt and black pepper to taste.

Step 4: Cook fettuccine until al dente in boiling water. toss with renmaining butter, plus salt and black pepper. Serve fettuccine with chicken mixture on top.