What to Serve with Chicken Marsala?
If there’s one recipe that is a favorite comfort dish for many, it’s chicken Marsala. If you want to eat this comfy chicken dish at its ultimate comfort level, then serve it with creamy homemade mashed potatoes.
Mashed Potatoes – Homemade mashed potatoes are perfect for this dish because the Marsala wine cooks up a delicious gravy to pour over top of the potatoes.
Egg Noodles – Our second choice for what to serve with chicken Marsala would be egg noodles! Chicken Marsala is a quick dish and can be cooked in under 30 minutes or less. So a good choice for quick and delicious would be egg noodles. Egg noodles typically cook in under 6 minutes so dinner is on the table much quicker.
White Rice – Our third choice would be white rice. There is just something so tasty about gravy and white rice. Chicken goes well with any type of rice, but for a comforting chicken Marsala dish, mix your cooked white rice with butter before serving.
Our Top Three Choices on What Carb to Serve with Chicken Marsala
- Homemade Mashed Potatoes – How to Make the Best Mashed Potatoes
- Egg Noodles
- White Rice
Now, what vegetables should you serve with chicken Marsala?
Spinach – Our top pick for vegetable to serve with chicken Marsala would definitely be spinach. A nice garlicky spinach or a mild creamed spinach with a hint of Parmesan.
Steamed Asparagus – Our second choice for vegetable would be freshly steamed asparagus. If you wanted to go to just a little more trouble, you could make a lemon or cheese sauce to over top of the asparagus.
Green Beans – Our third choice for vegetable would be garlic green beans or fresh Parmesan green beans.
Our Top Three Choices on What Vegetable to Serve with Chicken Marsala
- Spinach, garlicky spinach or a nice creamed spinach – Easy Creamed Spinach
- Freshly Steamed Asparagus
- Garlic or Parmesan Green Beans
Serving Chicken Marsala to a Crowd
If you are cooking chicken Marsala for a crowd, then the easiest side dish would be baked potatoes. Baked potatoes keep well and don’t require gravy for a topping like mashed potatoes.
A quick cooking chicken Marsala, baked potato and a dinner salad makes an excellent meal for larger family or hungry crowd.
Here is a great recipe for Healthy Chicken Marsala.