Lemon Chicken Piccata

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Gone Fishin

I love Lemon Piccata recipes. This one is made with Chicken but you can substitute Veal and works great. The original recipe came from the back of the Meyers Lemon Juice bottle that you get from William Sonoma.

Top Review by Seafoodeat

I loved this recipe. Thank you. I have tryed others, but they did not make The List. This was simply delicious.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a shallow bowl put the flour, salt and pepper and dredge your chicken, shaking off excess.
  2. In a large fry pan over a medium high heat, place 2 Tbs. of oil and heat until almost smoking. add the Chicken and cook until browned and opaque throughout, about 8-9 minutes total. Place chicken on a warm platter and cover while you make the sauce.
  3. In the same pan over a medium high heat, warm the remaining 1 Tbs. of oil . Add the shallots and sauté until soft and translucent, 1-2 minutes. Add the wine and reduce to about half. Use a wooden spoon and scrape the bottom of pan to loosen the brown bits. Add the lemon juice, stock and capers and cook until thickened, about 5 minutes. Whisk in the sage, butter and parsley. Spoon the sauce over the chicken and serve.

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