Chicken Parmesan

Homemade chicken parmesan, whether breaded and baked or pan-fried, is an easy dinner sure to please a crowd. Get the best and cheesiest recipes for chicken parmesan.

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Chef John's Chicken Parmesan

Rating: 5 stars 4387
You'll love Chef John's recipe for the best crispy-crusted chicken Parmesan.

Chicken Parmigiana

Rating: 4.5 stars 1749
Breaded chicken baked with spaghetti sauce and cheese for an easy dinner.

Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars 3280
A wonderful baked chicken recipe that's quick and easy! Using just a few handy ingredients, create a delicious main dish, that also makes great leftovers - if there are any! Serve with a salad and pasta or rice for a quick, scrumptious dinner.

Rick's Best Chicken Parmesan

Rating: 4.5 stars 9
Crunchy chicken Parmesan that your family will love. Everyone I have made this for has told me it's the best chicken Parmesan ever. Serve over your favorite pasta with your favorite sauce (I use marinara). Sometimes I sprinkle mozzarella cheese over my chicken as well as the Parmesan. I also garnish with chopped fresh basil.

Cindy's Microwave Chicken Parmesan

Rating: 5 stars 2
This is a great summer recipe. It's easy and not much mess to clean up. My family loves it! The chicken stays very moist and leftovers are yummy! Serve over your favorite pasta. I serve over linguini with Alfredo sauce.

Chicken Parmesan with Zucchini Pasta

Rating: 5 stars 39
Using a spiralizer, zucchini is turned into a tasty stand-in for pasta in this non-breaded take on chicken Parmesan.

My Chicken Parmesan

Rating: 4.5 stars 39
My Italian husband says this is his absolute favorite dinner. Parmesan-coated chicken swimming in a pool of pasta and sauce with a blanket of melted shredded Italian-blend cheese over all.

Homemade Chicken Parmigiana

Rating: 4.5 stars 191
I received this recipe several years ago from a family member who swore it was a great romantic meal. She was right. My husband asks me to make this meal every time we have a date night. The quantity of ingredients look intimidating, but don't let them fool you. It's easy and delicious! The whipping cream gives it a creamy texture that you just can't get enough of!

Quick Baked Chicken Parmesan

Rating: 4.5 stars 176
In this lighter version of chicken Parmesan I skip the pan-frying in oil and instead bake lightly-breaded chicken breasts in the oven, then top with sauce and cheese. My family's not big on lots of sauce and cheese, so I just use a little to flavor the dish. Feel free to add more if you like, but it's excellent as-is. Serve chicken over pasta with additional sauce.

Brad's Slow Cooker Chicken Parmesan

Rating: 4.5 stars 43
This is a relatively simple recipe for making great chicken Parmesan at home. Goes great over angel hair pasta with a big piece of garlic bread, steamed broccoli, and a glass of Cabernet.

Breaded Parmesan Ranch Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars 339
Quick and easy breaded ranch chicken.

Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars 3259
Breaded chicken breasts flavored with garlic and Parmesan cheese are baked until golden and crispy for the easiest chicken dish ever.
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Chef John's New & Improved Chicken Parm
Rating: Unrated 69
"This was a big hit with the family. The Cheddar cheese gave it a little extra zip. I will definitely make this one again." – Miss Rose
Chicken Parmesan is possible the perfect family meal!
The Best Parmesan Chicken Bake
Rating: 4.5 stars 2173

Baked chicken Parm, no breading or frying, same irresistibly cheesy flavor.