Baked Lemon Chicken

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 259.4
  • Total Fat: 10.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 91.6 mg
  • Sodium: 876.3 mg
  • Total Carbs: 10.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.6 g
  • Protein: 30.9 g

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Number of Servings: 4


    3 Tbsp butter, melted
    2 Tbsp lemon juice
    1 garlic clove, minced
    1/2 tsp salt
    1/4 tsp black pepper
    1/2 cup seasoned bread crumbs
    4 boneless skinless chicken breasts (used Tyson 1.25 lb package)


In shallow dish, combine butter, lemon juice, garlic, salt and pepper. Place bread crumbs in another dish. Dip chicken in butter mixture, then coat with crumbs.
Place in 13 x 9 baking dish. Drizzle with remaining butter mixture. Bake, uncovered, at 350 for 25-35 minutes (depends on thickness of chicken breasts) until juice run clear.
Yields 4 servings

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user JAD1971.

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  • Incredible!
    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
    I loved this! I substituted crushed Special K for the bread crumbs which was just as tasty and lightened the calories! I can't wait to make this for friends! - 4/6/09

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  • Incredible!
    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
    This was incredible, very easy and moist - 3/9/09

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  • Very Good
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    I really liked the recipe. I added more lemon juice though as I like the chicken very moist! - 3/25/09

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  • Good
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Had hoped for a bit more lemon flavor, but over all it was a good dish. Will likely make it again. - 3/17/09

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  • Very Good
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Very easy to prepare, and my family loved it. - 3/15/09

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