Chicken Piccata

Serves: 4
Total Calories: 228


2 to 3 slices bread torn in large pieces
4 chicken breasts large boneless, skin removed
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon black pepper
1 egg large
1 tablespoon milk
1 garlic large, crushed
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1/4 cup water
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1 teaspoon chicken bouillon
lemon slices
1 tablespoon capers (optional), drained


Preheat oven to 250°. Place bread in a blender container, one slice at a time. Cover and blend at high speed to make soft bread crumbs set aside. You will need about 1 1/2 cups.

Place one chicken breast half at a time, shiny-side down, between two pieces of waxed paper. With a wooden mallet or a rolling pin, flatten to 1/8 -inch thickness. Peel off waxed paper. Sprinkle one side of each with salt and pepper.

In a pie plate or shallow dish with a whisk or fork, beat egg and milk until blended. With tongs, dip both sides of chicken in egg mixture, then in bread crumbs to coat set aside,
In a 10-inch skillet over medium heat, saute garlic in butter or margarine and oil until brown discard garlic. Saute chicken breasts, two at a time, for 2 to 3 minutes on each side or until well browned. Transfer to an ovenproof platter in a single layer place in oven to keep warm. Remove skillet from heat.

To skillet, add water, lemon juice and bouillon granules. Cook and stir over low heat to loosen particles from bottom of skillet. Simmer for 2 minutes or until reduced slightly.

Garnish chicken with lemon slices. Stir capers into skillet and spoon liquid over chicken and serve.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 4
Total Calories: 228
Calories from Fat: 137

This Chicken Piccata recipe is from the Fixin' Chicken 101 Ways Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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