Featured Recipe this Week: Chicken Piccata

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Chicken Piccata

Featured Recipe this Week: Chicken Piccata

  • Servings 6
  • Hands-on time – 15 min
  • Total time – 30 minutes


  • 1 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 3 shallots, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, chopped
  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons parmesan cheese
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 cup white wine
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 3 lemons
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • sea salt and freshly ground pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons capers


Prep: 1.

1. Cut chicken breasts in half crosswise. 2. Chop shallots and parsley.

2. Chop shallots and parsley.


1. Mix flour, parmesan, and salt. Dredge chicken in the mix and shake off excess flour.

2. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium heat and add 1 tablespoon oil.

3. Saute chicken for 3 minutes on each side. (Do not crowd pan, cook in batches if necessary)

4. Put chicken aside, wipe out the skillet, and add another tablespoon of olive oil.

5. Saute the shallots until translucent, then add the wine and stock and simmer until reduced by half, about 8 minutes.

6. Meanwhile, add zest and juice of 2 lemons, whisk in honey. Season with salt and pepper.

7. Nestle chicken into sauce. Thinly slice one lemon and top chicken with lemon slices, capers, and parsley.

8. Bring back to simmer and serve.


If you prefer a sweeter sauce you can add more honey!

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I am on a mission to transform the health of millions worldwide. Check out my website at staceychillemi.com. I am a popular and recognizable health and lifestyle reporter and expert, columnist and health host. Author of The Complete Guide to Natural Healing and Natural Remedies for Common Conditions, along with 20 other published books. I am the founder of The Complete Herbal Guide and a recognized health and natural remedies expert, with over 20 years in practice as a Health Coach. I write for the Huffington Post, Huff Post, Thrive Global and Medium (Owned by Arianna Huffington). I have been a guest on the Dr. Oz Show, local news, and numerous radio shows. My focus is on natural healing, herbal remedies, alternative methods, self-motivation, food for medicine, nutrition, fitness, natural beauty remedies and the power of positive thinking.