Creamy Chicken Piccata and Asparagus Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Creamy Chicken Piccata and Asparagus Recipe
  • READY IN 20 mins

Creamy Chicken Piccata and Asparagus

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"Browned chicken breast halves are simmered in a creamy lemon and herb sauce and served with fresh, crisp-tender asparagus."

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Directions

  1. Cook chicken in large skillet on medium-high heat 2 to 3 min. on each side or until lightly browned on both sides. Mix cooking creme, broth and capers; pour over chicken. Cover; simmer on low heat 5 to 6 min. or until chicken is done (165 degrees F).
  2. Meanwhile, place asparagus in shallow microwaveable dish. Add water; cover with waxed paper. Microwave on HIGH 4 to 5 min. or until asparagus is crisp-tender.
  3. Serve chicken with asparagus and sauce.
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  • PREP 20 mins
  • READY IN 20 mins

Footnotes

  • Serving Suggestion: Serve with hot cooked angel hair pasta. Garnish with lemon slices.
  • Nutrition Information Per Serving: 230 calories, 9g total fat, 4.5g saturated fat, 1g polyunsaturated fat, 2.5g monounsaturated fat, 0g trans fat, 90mg cholesterol, 540mg sodium, 7g carbohydrate, 2g dietary fiber, 4g sugars, 29g protein, 20%DV vitamin A, 4%DV vitamin C, 10%DV calcium, 15%DV iron.
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Apr 17, 2012

I loved it and so did my husband. It was fun and easy to make. Never ate or used Capers in my cooking.

 
Feb 29, 2012

A total wate of time and money.

 

7 Ratings

Jun 24, 2013

I put my own twist on the recipe, using plain light cream cheese and some lemon dill seasoning I had. I also added white wine with the broth. Delicious! Even hubby was impressed.

 
Jun 12, 2013

If your taste buds are conditioned to the taste of processed food, you will probably like this. I added 1 tbs fresh lemon juice to try to add some lemon flavor to the sauce, but it could have used even more and more capers as well. If you want thicker sauce, try reducing the amount of broth. Like the idea an will make in the future but only with homemade sauce.

 

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