Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

Very elegant, and very easy! It's a family favorite for special occasions and even when it's not special occasion, this recipe makes any occasion special!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Pound chicken breasts to even thickness. Sprinkle with 1/2T lemon juice and pepper to your liking.
  2. Melt 2T butter and olive oil. Saute chicken. About 2 minute on each side until nicely browned. Remove from pan.
  3. In the same pan, melt 2T butter and saute shallots until translucent. Add garlic, scraping up brown bits from bottom of pan.
  4. Pur in chicken stock, champagne and remainder lemon juice. Bring to a boil and reduce to thin glaze. Add cream and boil for 6 minute until thick.
  5. Return chicken to pan and heat through. Sprinkle with chopped chives.
  6. Serve with white rice, wild rice or spinach fettecini.


Most Helpful

VERY VERY GOOD!!! I followed recipe as written. At the very end I added a couple of pinches of Kosher salt to suit my taste. Served it over Spinach fetticini. My husband and I enjoyed very much nice change from the same ole same ole. Thank You!

Camzmom September 24, 2006

Easy prep. Restaurant quality. Added to my favorites.

John W. July 27, 2016

Best Chicken Ever. I would recommend this recipie to everybody I know.

Devin G. May 17, 2015

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