"When I go to a restaurant, I always ask for a chicken and an egg, to see which comes first."--Unknown

Chicken Picatta Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Chicken Picatta, by , is from Dinner with the Smith Family, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Anita Robbio

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves
2 Tbsp. olive oil
1\4 cup flour
1 tsp salt
1\2 tsp pepper
1\2 cup dry vermouth
1 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
1 Tbsp butter
1 Tbsp capers, drained
2 tsp. grated lemon peel
2 Tbsp. fresh parsley, chopped
lemon wedges for garnish

Directions:
Directions:
Cut each chicken breast half into two pieces. Pound chicken between two sheets of plastic wrap to 1\4 in. thickness.

Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Meanwhile combine flour, salt, and pepper in a shallow bowl. Dredge chicken in flour mixture, shaking of excess flour. Saute chicken in skillet 2 to 3 minutes on each side, or until it loses pinkness. Transfer to warmed plate.

Pour off any excess oil. Add vermouth to skillet and cook over medium-high heat 2 minutes, or until reduced to 1\4 cup. Stir to loosen particles from bottom of skillet. Stir in lemon juice, butter and capers. Spoon sauce over chicken, sprinkle with lemon zest and parsley, Garnish with lemon wedges.

Serve to all your poopy headed friends.





Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
2
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 minutes

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

171W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!