Arica's Chicken Piccata Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Arica's Chicken Piccata Recipe
  • READY IN 45 mins

Arica's Chicken Piccata

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"Wonderful flavor and even better the next day! Great with Brussels sprouts or asparagus."

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Original recipe makes 4 chicken breast halves Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    30 mins
  • READY IN

    45 mins

Directions

  1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Cook the bow-tie pasta at a boil, stirring occasionally, until cooked through yet firm to the bite, about 12 minutes; drain.
  2. Heat oil in a skillet over medium heat. Stir lemon juice and garlic into the oil and cook until the garlic is soft, about 5 minutes. Put chicken into the skillet, place a cover on the skillet, and cook until browned completely, about 5 minutes per side.
  3. Remove chicken from skillet to a plate and cover with aluminum foil to retain moisture. Add chicken broth and white wine to the skillet; bring to a simmer and cook 5 minutes. Stir Parmesan cheese and capers into the liquid mixture; cook and stir until thickened, about 5 minutes. Mix bow-tie pasta into sauce; toss to coat. Transfer pasta to a serving bowl.
  4. Return chicken to the skillet. Place a cover on the skillet and cook until the chicken is no longer pink in the center and the juices run clear, 5 to 7 minutes. An instant-read thermometer inserted into the center should read at least 165 degrees F (74 degrees C).
  5. Transfer chicken to a serving platter; serve alongside bow-tie pasta.
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Sep 11, 2013

We thought this was a very good meal. The one and only change I made was to use a different pasta. I've maybe had a more traditional piccata before, but this was a great meal for us tonight. My hubby is very grateful tonight, Arica! Thanks!

 
Mar 13, 2014

Well, I am a little mad at this recipe. I did exactly what it said to do, and it is not thickening at all. I had to add almost the whole container of cheese. I hate when the pictures are nowhere near the real thing.

 

4 Ratings

Nov 18, 2013

We really liked this recipe. The sauce is so good. I think the parm cheese was not needed because it just made the capers clump. I added a little more lemon and a few pats of butter at the very end to finish it off.

 
Sep 18, 2014

This was really good. I read the review about the parm, added a little, yup, it clumped. I added mushrooms and a little more lemon. It turned out fabulous. Thanks Arica, I'll make this one again.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 555 kcal
  • 28%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 65.9 g
  • 21%
  • Cholesterol
  • 70 mg
  • 23%
  • Fat
  • 10.8 g
  • 17%
  • Fiber
  • 3.2 g
  • 13%
  • Protein
  • 37.9 g
  • 76%
  • Sodium
  • 995 mg
  • 40%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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