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Italian Cream Cheese Chicken Recipe

This creamy chicken recipe is so easy and so delicious! Serve it over rice, pasta, or mashed potatoes and watch your family gobble it up.
5 from 3 votes
Cook Time 30 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 4 servings


  • ½ cup butter
  • 2-3 chicken breasts
  • 1-2 Italian dressing seasoning packets
  • 2-3 cans cream of chicken soup
  • 8 oz cream cheese, cubed
  • 1 can sweet kernel corn, optional


  • Melt butter in pan over low-medium heat.
  • Add chicken breasts to pan and pour Italian dressing packets on top.
  • Cook chicken until done in the middle.
  • Add soup and cream cheese. Heat until melted.
  • Add milk or water if the sauce is too thick.
  • Serve over warm rice.


  1. Add chicken to a slow cooker. Cook on high until chicken is done and no longer pink, about 4-6 hours. 
  2. Add seasoning packet, soup, cream cheese, corn, and butter. Cook until heated through, chicken shreds, and flavors are incorporated throughout.
  3. Optional: Add milk or water if the sauce is too thick.
Keyword use leftovers, versatile