Go Back
+ servings
Chicken Piccata inside the cast iron skillet.

35 Minute Chicken Piccata Recipe

Love Keil
35 Minute Chicken Piccata Recipe - made of pounded chicken breast, freshly squeezed lemon juice, garlic, onion, capers and white wine sauce. It's Ridiculously Delicious!!!
5 from 4 votes
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Dinner Recipe
Cuisine Italian
Servings 4


  • 3 Simple Truth Organic skinless boneless chicken breast, sliced vertically, pounded
  • 1/3 cup all-purpose flour + 1 teaspoon for the sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt and 1/4 teaspoon black pepper or to taste
  • 2 tablespoons butter divided
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil divided
  • 1 small onion finely chopped
  • 4 garlic cloves thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine like Chardonnay
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • capers for garnish, drained
  • chives or flat-leaf parsley chopped, for garnish


  • Melt 1 tablespoon of butter and 1 tablespoon of olive oil in the skillet, on the medium/high heat.
  • Season pounded chicken breasts with salt and pepper, on both sides. Dredge chicken breast in 1/3 cup flour then add chicken to the skillet. Cook 4 minutes of both sides or until chicken is cooked thru. Transfer to a plate and set aside.
  • Add the rest of the butter and oil to the skillet. Add chopped onion and saute for 3 minutes, stirring few times. Add garlic, cook for 1 minute. Pour in 1/2 cup dry white wine and bring it to the boil. Let it boil until wine evaporates, stirring frequently.
  • Place 1 teaspoon flour into a small mixing bowl. Add few teaspoons of chicken broth and mix until smooth and no lumps.
  • Stir in flour mixture and chicken broth into the skillet. Bring it to a boil and cook for 3 minutes, stirring continually. Mix in 2 tablespoons of lemon juice.
  • Return chicken to the skillet, sprinkle capers and chopped chives or parley. Serve warm with mashed potatoes, rice or pasta. Enjoy!


Hi! All content & images are copyright protected. Please do not use my images without prior permission. If you want to republish this Easy Piccata Recipe, please re-write the recipe in your own words, or simply link back to this post for the recipe. Thank you.
Keyword chicken, dinner, easy,
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!