This Creamy Lemon Garlic Pasta With Crispy Chicken Parmesan Recipe Will Leave Your Family Speechless by Chef Gigi Gaggero, Host of KSCU 103.3 FM LIVE Food Talk Radio S.F. Bay Area

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3 years ago
This Creamy Lemon Garlic Pasta With Crispy Chicken Parmesan Recipe Will Leave Your Family Speechless

Everyone will have a happy plate when you make crispy chicken breasts with lemony garlic pasta. Serve with a Caesar salad and garlic bread

You’ll need: 

  • 2 chicken breasts, sliced thin horizontally
  • 6 ounces butter, divided 
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil 
  • 1 cup seasoned Italian bread crumbs or panko 
  • 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese, grated fine 
  • 1/4 cup flour 

Creamy Lemon Garlic Pasta

  • 8 ounce spaghetti noodles 
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream 
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese 
  • juice of 1 lemon 
  • 5-6 garlic cloves, peeled and smashed 
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt 
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper 
  • chopped fresh parsley, for garnish

Here's how to make it:

  1. In a shallow baking dish combine the bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese and flour. Set aside.
  2. In a medium saucepan, melt 3 ounces of the butter. Place the chicken breasts in the butter. Remove the chicken and then dredge through the bread crumb mixture. Coat well.
  3. Over medium-high, heat a large sauté pan with the remaining butter and olive oil. Cook the chicken cutlets about 4-5 minutes each side until crispy and cooked through.
  4. Prepare the spaghetti according to manufacturer's directions. 
  5. While noodles cook, add the cream, Parmesan cheese, lemon juice, garlic, salt and pepper to a large skillet. Whisk together and cook over medium-high heat until it starts to reduce and thicken, about 3-5 minutes. Remove from heat and discard the garlic. 
  6. Add sauce to the drained pasta. Coat well. Serve the chicken sliced on top of with the pasta and garnish with chopped fresh parsley and lemon.

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Donna John
My stomach literally started growling as I was reading this. #need
Shannon Benish
This sounds amazing!
Kristan Wager
Ummm...looks like dinner for us tonight! Yum!
Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
Oh my goodness! Looks absolutely amazing, Chef Gigi Gaggero ! #yum

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