Buttery Garlic Parmesan Chicken

  • Preparation time: 5 minutes
  • Cook: 15 minutes
  • Ready in: 20 minutes

Buttery Garlic Parmesan Chicken is a great dinner meal that you can quickly cook for your family. The ingredients needed are pretty simple, and the steps are easy to follow. Check the article below for the whole recipe.

How to make Buttery Garlic Parmesan Chicken

Here, you will need chicken thighs to cook. It is recommended to debone, but you may also include the bone in this dish. Also, if you don’t want to use wine, you may use water only. Later, in the end, make sure you grill the chicken. Not only to melt the cheese on top of it, but also to make the chicken get char a bit. Now, follow all of the instructions below from the beginning until the end.


  • 650 gr chicken thighs
  • Salt and black pepper to season
  • 45 gr butter, melted
  • 50 ml white wine or beer or champagne
  • 50 ml water
  • A pinch of cayenne pepper
  • A tablespoon of chopped Italian parsley
  • 65 gr parmesan cheese


1First, you may start by seasoning the chicken with salt and pepper. Make sure they coat the seasoning evenly. Then, prepare a skillet and heat it with a bit butter to melt. Put the chicken thighs on top of the butter and cook each side until the texture becomes crispy and the color turns brown. After that, place them on a plate.

2Next, still using the same skillet, add more butter in it along with the garlic. Saute them until it turns slightly brown. Then, put the chicken back to the skillet. Also, add the water and the white wine in it. To continue, simply lower the heat to simmer the mixture.

3After that, you may put other remaining ingredients in the mixture, like the salt to taste the flavor and a little of cayenne pepper as well. Cook until the sauce gets slightly reduced. Next, you may add the chopped parsley and the parmesan cheese on top of the chicken.

4Before serving, you need to do another simple step. After all of the steps above are completely done, you may turn off the heat and remove the chicken under a broiler. Here, it is used to melt the parmesan cheese on top which takes only a few minutes to grill.

Now, your flavorful Buttery Garlic Parmesan Chicken is ready to serve. This recipe is pretty simple and quick since it only takes around 20 minutes to make around three serving portions for three people. After you finish making this, serve immediately since it tastes the best when it is still warm.