Famous Chicken Francaise Recipe

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Submitted by coleyjay

Makes 6 servings



"Chicken with lemon juice, egg, butter and garlic. C'est magnifique!"

Recipe Ingredients for Famous Chicken Francaise

1 egg, beaten
1/4 cup lemon juice
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 pinch garlic powder
1 pinch paprika
36 oz chicken breasts
2 tablespoons butter
14 1/2 ounce chicken broth
1/2 cup lemon juice

Recipe Directions for Famous Chicken Francaise

  1. In a shallow dish or bowl, mix together the egg and juice of 1/2 lemon. In another shallow dish or bowl mix together the flour, garlic powder and paprika. Dip chicken breasts in egg mixture, then flour mixture.

  2. Heat butter or margarine in a large skillet over medium heat. Add chicken breasts and cook until golden on each side.

  3. In a medium bowl, mix together broth and juice of 1 lemon, and pour mixture over chicken in skillet. Reduce heat to medium low and let simmer for about 8 minutes. Place on serving platter, and garnish with fresh lemon slices and parsley sprigs.

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 302.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
462
Calories from Fat
160
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
17.8g
27%
Saturated Fat
6.3g
31%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
193mg
64%
Sodium
402mg
17%
Potassium
545mg
16%
Total Carbohydrates
18.9g
6%
Dietary Fiber
0.7g
3%
Sugars
1.1g
Protein
53.8g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 24%
Calcium 4% Iron 18%
* 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
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
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