Cheesecake Factory Chicken Madeira

Cheesecake Factory Chicken Madeira (Copycat)

Cheesecake Factory Chicken Madeira with chicken breasts, mushrooms and asparagus in a rich, buttery, madeira wine sauce is a copycat of the most popular chicken dish on the menu.
Course Main Course
Cuisine Spanish
Keyword Cheesecake Factory Chicken Madeira (copycat)
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4 Servings
Calories 443 kcal
Author Sabrina Snyder


  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts trimmed (5 ounces)
  • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 4 tablespoons butter divided
  • 2 cups white mushrooms sliced thinly
  • 2 cups madeira wine
  • 2 cups beef broth
  • 1/2 pound asparagus trimmed
  • 4 ounces mozzarella cheese
  • Parmesan cheese shaved for garnish
US Customary - Metric


  1. Put the chicken between two pieces of saran wrap and lightly flatten using a rolling pin or heavy pot or flat mallet (don't use a spiked side).
  2. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. Heat two tablespoons of butter in your skillet (that has a lid) on medium-high heat.
  4. Cook the chicken on medium heat for 4-5 minutes on each side, until slightly browned and just cooked through.

  5. Remove the chicken, add in 2 more tablespoons of butter and add the mushrooms.
  6. Cook on medium-high heat for 1-2 minutes before stirring, cook an additional 1-2 minutes.

  7. Remove the mushrooms and put with the chicken on another plate.
  8. Add in the Madeira wine and beef broth.
  9. Bring to a boil, reduce to a simmer and cook for 10-12 minutes.

  10. While sauce is reducing boil your asparagus for 3-5 minutes in another pot or microwave on a plate in a single layer with a wet paper towel on top for 4-5 minutes.

  11. Add the chicken back into the pan, top with mushrooms and asparagus.
  12. Cook an additional 1-2 minutes, cover the chicken with Mozzarella cheese and mushrooms.

  13. Cover the pan and let cook for 2-3 minutes or until cheese is melted.

Nutrition Facts
Cheesecake Factory Chicken Madeira (Copycat)
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 443 Calories from Fat 189
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 21g 32%
Saturated Fat 11g 55%
Cholesterol 124mg 41%
Sodium 1155mg 48%
Potassium 856mg 24%
Total Carbohydrates 7g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 3g
Protein 34g 68%
Vitamin A 20.1%
Vitamin C 6.7%
Calcium 18.4%
Iron 14%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.