Garlic and Herb Lemon Chicken

This is great with steamed rice.  Really miss Chinese food, this recipe is easy and low in sodium.  It’s from McCormick.

Garlic and Herb Lemon Chicken

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A simple pan sauce of chicken broth and lemon juice for boneless chicken breasts makes this quick and easy recipe perfect for weeknight meals.

Ingredients
1/4 cup flour
1 tablespoon McCormick® Perfect Pinch® Salt Free Garlic & Herb Seasoning
1 pound thinly sliced boneless skinless chicken breast halves
2 tablespoons oil
1 cup reduced sodium chicken broth
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley

Directions

  1. Mix flour and Seasoning in shallow dish. Reserve 1 tablespoon. Moisten chicken lightly with water. Coat evenly with remaining flour mixture.
  2. Heat oil in large nonstick skillet on medium heat. Cook 1/2 of the chicken pieces 3 to 4 minutes per side or until golden brown. Repeat with remaining chicken, adding additional oil if necessary. Remove chicken from skillet.
  3. Mix broth, lemon juice and reserved flour mixture in medium bowl until well blended. Add to skillet. Bring to boil, stirring to release browned bits in bottom of skillet. Stirring frequently, cook 5 to 7 minutes or until sauce is slightly thickened. Return chicken to skillet; cook until heated through. Sprinkle with chopped parsley. Serve with cooked pasta or rice, if desired.
    Nutritional information
    (amount per serving)
    Calories: 234
    Sodium: 208mg
    Fat: 10g
    Carbohydrates: 8g
    Cholesterol: 73mg
    Protein: 28g
    Fiber: 1g 
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