Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins
Lightly breaded chicken cutlets in a lemon buttery sauce.
- 4 chicken cutlets, boneless, skinless, thinly sliced
- 1 lemon, juiced
- 1⁄4 cup chopped parsley
- 1 cup flour
- 2 eggs
- 1⁄4 cup white vinegar
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- salt & freshly ground black pepper
- 1 1⁄2 cups chicken stock
- 6 tablespoons unsalted butter
- 1⁄4 cup olive oil
- Clean Chicken:.
- Soak Chicken cutlets in white vinegar and water. Let sit for a few minutes, rinse well and pat dry with paper towels.
- Place the flour in a bowl, and season with 1 teaspoons oregano, and salt pepper to taste. Mix to combine.
- Beat eggs in a bowl, season with salt and pepper to taste. Whisk to combine.
- Roll butter in flour mixture, set aside.
- In a large deep skillet over medium heat, add olive oil. While oil is heating, using a pair of tongs dip chicken in seasoned egg wash (shake off excess egg wash), then dredge the chicken in the seasoned flour (shake off excess flour).
- Add chicken to the hot skillet and cook 3 minutes per side. (Do this in two batches). Transfer cooked chicken to a serving platter.
- Add chicken stock to the pan, with a wooden spoon scrape all of the browned bits up from the bottom of the pan. Add the lemon juice, and simmer for about 5 minutes to reduce the sauce slightly.
- Add the butter (rolled in flour) into the sauce. Stir to incorporate and dissolve the flour. Simmer for 2 to 3 minutes. At this point taste the sauce for seasoning. Add salt and pepper if needed.
- Pour the sauce over the chicken cutlets, and garnish with the parsley.