Savory Lemon Chicken

Savory Lemon Chicken


"Here's a tasty, quick-cooking skillet dish that features sauteed chicken breasts in a brightly flavored lemon sauce."


30 m servings 175 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 175 kcal
  • 9%
  • Fat:
  • 4 g
  • 6%
  • Carbs:
  • 9.8g
  • 3%
  • Protein:
  • 24.4 g
  • 49%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 64 mg
  • 21%
  • Sodium:
  • 335 mg
  • 13%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Spray a 10-inch nonstick skillet with the cooking spray and heat over medium-high heat for 1 minute. Add the chicken and cook for 10 minutes or until well browned on both sides. Remove the chicken from the skillet.
  2. Stir the soup, water, parsley, lemon juice, paprika and pepper in the skillet and heat to a boil. Return the chicken to the skillet. Reduce the heat to low. Cover and cook for 5 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through. Top the chicken with the lemon slices.
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  1. 19 Ratings


Very yummy! My picky picky husband licked his plate clean! Very easy, I served over buttery angel hair pasta and added some peas to the sauce. I also used about 1/3 cup water because the 2 tbsp ...

This dish was horrible -. It tasted was like having cream of chciken soup right out the can with no water on top of chicken....and there was almost no lemon flavor.

Over all a quick and easy week night chicken dish. I did make a few changes. Someone had mentioned adding more lemon juice, so I, too, used 2 T of lemon juice instead of 1 and I think it could...

A fantastic version of the soup/chicken/skillet meal. We made it without peppers but loved the lemon in it.

Entire family including picky 3 yr old loved this. I made as directed with the exception of using vegetable oil as I was out of spray, and just using the juice from the lemon after removing the ...

This was delicious and easy. Next time I will double the sauce. I had three large breasts, and there was barely enough. I served it over brown rice with a ceaser salad. I added more lemon juice...

My husband loved, healthy too.

This didn't taste bad, but it wasn't good either. I probably won't make it again, but I wouldn't have to go to McDonald's on the way home if someone else served it at a dinner we went to. :)

Good recipe but needs a little more flavor. I added 1/2 of lemon juice, paprika and cayenne pepper to the sauce. If I hadn't added a LOT more lemon juice to this it would have been flavorless. A...