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Chicken Piccata Recipe

Looking for an easy Chicken Piccata recipe? Learn how to make Chicken Piccata using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by bpy103

Makes 4 servings



Recipe courtesy of Giada di Laurentiis

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Piccata

2 breast, bone and skin removed Chicken, Breast, Meat Only
0.13 cup Wheat Flour, White, All-purpose, Enriched, Bleached
6 tbsp Butter
5 tbsp Olive Oil
0.33 cup Lemon Juice
0.5 serving Cooking Stock
12 serving Capers
0.33 cup Parsley

Recipe Directions for Chicken Piccata

  1. Season chicken with salt and pepper. Dredge chicken in flour and shake off excess.

  2. In a large skillet over medium high heat, melt 2 tablespoons of butter with 3 tablespoons olive oil. When butter and oil start to sizzle, add 2 pieces of chicken and cook for 3 minutes. When chicken is browned, flip and cook other side for 3 minutes. Remove and transfer to plate.

  3. Melt 2 more tablespoons butter and add another 2 tablespoons olive oil. When butter and oil start to sizzle, add the other 2 pieces of chicken and brown both sides in same manner. Remove pan from heat and add chicken to the plate.

  4. Into the pan add the lemon juice, stock and capers. Return to stove and bring to boil, scraping up brown bits from the pan for extra flavor. Check for seasoning. Return all the chicken to the pan and simmer for 5 minutes. Remove chicken to platter.

  5. Add remaining 2 tablespoons butter to sauce and whisk vigorously. Pour sauce over chicken and garnish with parsley.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 465.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
468
Calories from Fat
336
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
37.3g
57%
Saturated Fat
14.2g
71%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
119mg
40%
Sodium
402mg
17%
Potassium
308mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
5.3g
2%
Dietary Fiber
1.1g
4%
Sugars
0.5g
Protein
28.0g
Vitamin A 21% Vitamin C 26%
Calcium 3% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
92% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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