The Best Chicken Scaloppine

Total Time
30mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

This is such a good recipe for chicken parmesan with a tangy tomato herb sauce. I have been making it for years and it is always a favorite.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 300.
  2. Place chicken between sheets of waxed paper.
  3. Flatten to thickness of 1/4 inch using meat mallet or rolling pin.
  4. Season with salt.
  5. Combine breadcrumbs, 1/2 tsp.
  6. oregano and 1/2 tsp.
  7. basil in shallow bowl.
  8. Dip chicken in eggs.
  9. Dredge in breadcrumbs.
  10. Melt butter with oil in heavy large skillet over high heat.
  11. Add chicken and cook until golden, about 2 minutes per side.
  12. Transfer chicken to ovenproof platter.
  13. Place in oven.
  14. Add garlic to same skillet and saute over medium heat until golden, about 1 minute.
  15. Add tomatoes, tomato sauce and remaining 1/2 tsp.
  16. oregano and 1/2 tsp.
  17. basil.
  18. Simmer until thickened, stirring frequently, about 2 minutes.
  19. Spoon sauce over chicken.
  20. Sprinkle with parmesan.
  21. Return chicken to oven just until cheese begins to melt.

Reviews

(2)
Most Helpful

Very delicious and easy to make. I needed a very simple dish since I had very few ingredient on hand, I didn't use any cheese at all and I only had tomatoe suace instead of diced. Served it on a bed of gnocchi. The chicken was really good, such a great dish, hardly any mess to clean up. I will make it again soon.

Jasmine G February 23, 2009

This was last night's dinner and I found it to be very good! The only thing I added to your recipe was a touch of wine in the sauce. Excellent!

mer@ February 21, 2005

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