Creamy Pepperoncini Chicken Skillet

Creamy Pepperoncini Chicken Skillet is a flavorful and zesty dish that combines tender chicken breasts with tangy pepperoncini peppers in a rich and creamy sauce. This easy-to-make meal is perfect for busy weeknights, offering a delicious blend of spices and creaminess that the whole family will love.


  • 1 lb chicken breasts, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 cup pepperoncini peppers, sliced
  • ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp Italian seasoning
  • Salt and pepper, to taste


  1. Prepare the Chicken:
    • Season the thinly sliced chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
  2. Cook the Chicken:
    • Warm the olive oil in a sizable frying pan over medium-high heat.
    • Add the chicken breasts to the skillet and cook until they are browned and cooked through, about 5-7 minutes per side. Transfer the chicken from the skillet and keep it aside.
  3. Sauté the Garlic:
    • In the same skillet, add the minced garlic and sauté for about 1 minute until fragrant.
  4. Make the Sauce:
    • Add the chicken broth to the skillet, scraping up any browned bits from the bottom of the pan.
    • Stir in the heavy cream, sliced pepperoncini peppers, grated Parmesan cheese, and Italian seasoning.
    • Bring the mixture to a simmer and cook until the sauce has thickened, about 5-7 minutes.
  5. Combine and Serve:
    • Return the cooked chicken breasts to the skillet, coating them with the creamy pepperoncini sauce.
    • Simmer for an additional 2-3 minutes until the chicken is heated through and well-coated with the sauce.
  6. Serve:
    • Serve the creamy pepperoncini chicken hot, garnished with additional Parmesan cheese if desired.


Creamy Pepperoncini Chicken Skillet is a delicious and easy dish that brings a touch of zest and creaminess to your dinner table. The combination of tender chicken, tangy pepperoncini, and rich sauce creates a mouthwatering meal that is sure to become a family favorite. Enjoy this delightful skillet dish with your favorite sides for a complete and satisfying meal!