Giada's Chicken Piccata Recipe

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


Submitted by geekgirl415

Makes 4 servings



Giada Delaurentis's recipe- easy - i omitted the butter. Serve over fettucine or pasta of your choice. http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/giada-de-laurentiis/chicken-piccata-recipe2/index.html

Recipe Ingredients for Giada's Chicken Piccata

16 oz chicken breasts, skinless
1 tbsp All-purpose flour, for dredging
2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil
1/3 cup fresh lemon juice
1/4 cup chicken stock
1/4 cup white wine
1/4 cup capers, rinsed
2 tbsp parsley, dried

Recipe Directions for Giada's Chicken Piccata

  1. Directions

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

  3. 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. 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. 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 182.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
303
Calories from Fat
138
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.3g
24%
Saturated Fat
3.3g
16%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
101mg
34%
Sodium
402mg
17%
Potassium
332mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
4.2g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.5g
2%
Sugars
0.7g
Protein
33.4g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 21%
Calcium 3% Iron 10%
* 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
C-
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • Contains alcohol
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