Chris' Lemon Chicken

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 282.1
  • Total Fat: 9.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 77.2 mg
  • Sodium: 789.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 14.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.5 g
  • Protein: 33.9 g

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Delicious...healthy...easy Delicious...healthy...easy
Number of Servings: 4


    4 skinless chicken breasts halves
    3 tbl flour
    2 tbl butter
    2 tbl olive oil
    1 3/4 cup chicken broth
    1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
    salt & pepper to taste


Pound chicken breasts with mallet to a thickness of about 1/2 inch. Dredge flattened breasts in flour (reserve excess flour).

In a large saute pan melt butter with olive oil over medium heat until it sizzles. Add breasts cooking 4-5 minutes on each side (until juice runs clear). Remove chicken from pan and stire reserved flour into pan w/ left over butter/oil residue.

Whisk in broth and lemon juice; heating to boiling. Boil for 1 minute or so until slightly thickened.

Return chicken to pan to heat it thru, season to taste.. Serve chicken w/ saue ladled on top.

Great with basmati or any other flavorful rice.

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user CRISTEE.

TAGS:  Poultry |

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