Easy Eats – Lemon Butter Chicken

Easy Eats - Lemon Butter Chicken

Ingredients 2 chicken breasts (pounded slightly flat) 1 tsp kosher salt 1 tsp black pepper 1 tbsp olive oil 2 lemon 4 tbsps butter (room temperature) 1 lemon (sliced, for garnish) Directions 1. Season the chicken liberally with salt, pepper, and olive oil. 2. Meanwhile, get a heavy skillet warm on medium heat and then sear the chicken on both sides until golden brown and cooked throughout. Then, remove the chicken breasts from the pan and let them sit for a moment on a plate. 3. Add the lemon juice and butter to the skillet and cook for a few moments on medium heat until the sauce thickens. Then, add the sliced lemon and chicken breasts to the pan. 4. Using a spoon, baste the chicken with the sauce until the chicken is coated with the sauce. Serve warm. Adapted from DariusCooks.com EasyEats_EmailBlock_6.9_poultry