Linguini With Chicken Scampi

Recipe by Margo59
READY IN: 35mins




  • Place beaten eggs in a large baggie and add chicken pieces to coat.
  • In another bowl, mix the bread crumbs with 1 teaspoon salt and 1/2 teaspoon pepper.
  • Add to the chicken pieces and coat with the bread mixture.
  • Preheat a large skillet and add 1/3 cup olive oil.
  • When oil is hot, add the chicken pieces and saute until golden brown.
  • Remove chicken to a bowl and keep warm.
  • Melt 1/2 cup margarine in same skillet.
  • Add garlic, lemon juice, 1/2 teaspoon salt and 1 teaspoon pepper; mix well.
  • Place chicken back into skillet and stir to coat with garlic-lemon juice mixture.
  • Cook for 10-15 minutes.
  • Cook linguini per package directions and toss with 2 tablespoons margarine. Add 2-3 teaspoons prepared basil pesto to linguini, if desired, and mix.
  • Spoon chicken over linguini.
  • Sprinkle with shredded Parmesan.