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Chicken Piccata

Chicken Piccata

Brief Description

Chicken Piccata is so simple and fast in making. It adds to the fancy dinner dish. This dish is so simple that you can make it in a few minutes. It is made with chicken breasts coated with lemon sauce and capers.

Preparation Time 10 mins
Cooking Time 15 mins
Serves 4

Ingredients for Chicken Piccata

  • Skinless and boneless chicken breasts - 4 (4 oz. each)
  • Peeled and finely chopped large onion - 1
  • Peeled and crushed garlic - 2 cloves
  • Olive oil - 2 tablespoon
  • All purpose flour - ½ cup
  • Butter - 2 tablespoon
  • Dry cherry - ½ cup
  • Lemons -2
  • Capers - 2 tablespoon  
  • Chicken broth - 1 cup
  • Finely chopped Italian parsley - 2 tablespoon

Chicken Piccata

How to make Chicken Piccata

  • Wrap up chicken breasts with waxed paper. Let it get flattened to about size of 1 /4 inch.
  • In a deep pan mix pepper, combine flour, salt, and paprika. Marinate the chicken breasts with this mixture.
  • Now heat olive oil and butter in a deep skillet.  Cook chicken breasts for about 3 minutes from both sides.
  • Drain out all fat from the chicken except 2 tablespoon of oil.  Mix chicken broth into it very well. Cook until chicken gets browned.
  • Now add lemon juice to the chicken broth and cook again.
  • Cook the chicken becomes tender and sauce becomes thick. Add capers also if needed.
  • Serve it with pasta or any green vegetable.

Chicken Piccata

Some Useful Tips

    If you prefer making paste of garlic, ginger, and fresh chili at home, then don’t forget to add canola/ sunflower/ or vegetable oil to it. Mix it well. Refrigerate it and use as if required.

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