Chicken Parmesan Risotto

This risotto is our version of a classic chicken Parmesan, made with fast and simple cooking techniques and Minute® Instant Premium Rice.

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Chicken Parmesan Risotto

Cooking time PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 15 mins
Servings SERVES 4
Ready in TOTAL TIME 20 mins
Cooking time
PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 15 mins
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 20 mins


  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breast, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 1 2/3 cups milk
  • 1 can (10.75 oz) condensed cream of chicken soup
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 cups Minute® Premium Rice
  • 1 cup diced tomato


  • This Chicken Parmesan Risotto is comfort food at it’s best! Chicken, Parmesan and tomatoes all work together to give this dish excellent flavor.

    Step 1

  • Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add chicken and cook, stirring frequently, for 5 minutes, until lightly browned.

    Step 2

  • Add milk, soup and cheese; mix well. Bring to a boil.

    Step 3

  • Stir in rice and tomato; cover. Reduce heat to low and simmer for 5 minutes, or until chicken is cooked through. Stir before serving.

Parmesan with Rice

Do you love chicken Parmesan? This Chicken Parmesan Risotto has all of the ingredients of the Italian-American favorite, plus a bed of extra fluffy premium rice. It’s safe to say, it won’t disappoint!

A quick dish, this recipe uses a few tricks to make a speedy risotto in less than 20 minutes. Condensed cream of chicken soup, milk and Parmesan cheese help make this risotto creamy in just a few minutes. The addition of diced tomatoes helps to recreate the flavor of authentic chicken Parmesan.

In fewer than 30 minutes, you’ll have a complete meal of boneless chicken, our Minute® Instant Premium White Rice and savory tomatoes.

This recipe makes 4 full servings, making it a great weeknight dinner. Or, make it on a Sunday night, and consider your weekly lunch prep complete! Enjoy this dish today and make the most of our Minute® Instant Premium White Rice in this and more crowd-pleasing recipes. Hungry for more? Try our Cheesy Jalapeño Pepper Steak with White Rice!

Need a dish that’s even quicker and easier to make? We recommend you give our Microwave Egg Fried Rice a try.

Add Veggies

Add a burst of veggies to this dish for more color and variety! Switch up this Chicken Parmesan Risotto by adding green peas in addition to the fresh tomatoes. To do so, add 1 cup of frozen peas in Step 3 along with the tomatoes.

Other Meal Inspiration

If you’re in the mood for a Latin American dish, check out this Mexican Rice Recipe.

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