FRIED CHICKEN BREAST RECIPE

Cloud Banner

▢4 thin chicken breasts ▢1 pint buttermilk ▢3/4 cup all-purpose flour ▢3/4 cup panko bread crumbs ▢1 egg ▢2 tsp salt ▢1 tsp garlic powder ▢1 tsp pepper ▢4 cups baby arugula loosely packed ▢4 tbsp shaved parmesan cheese ▢2 tbsp olive oil ▢2 tbsp butter Lemon Vinagrette ▢2 tbsp lemon juice ▢1/4 cup olive oil ▢salt and pepper to taste

Ingredients

Cloud Banner

Marinate chicken in buttermilk in a Ziploc bag for 30-60 minutes. Create breading process with 3 separate shallow dishes or bowls. In the first dish, mix flour, 1 tsp salt, 1 tsp garlic powder, and ½ tsp pepper. In the second dish, mix egg and 1 TB water. In the third dish, mix Panko, 1 tsp salt, and ½ tsp pepper.

Instructions

Cloud Banner

Coat chicken in flour (first dish), dredge in egg mixture (second dish) then coat in panko (third dish). Repeat with each chicken breast and place on a baking sheet.

Cloud Banner

In a large skillet over medium high heat, melt butter and olive oil. Place 2 chicken breasts in the pan and brown (about three minutes on each side). continue cooking until chicken is cooked all the way through. Repeat with the last two chicken breasts. Place on paper towel lined plate to drain excess oil.

Cloud Banner

Make dressing by whisking lemon juice and olive oil. Season with salt and pepper.

Cloud Banner

Lightly coat arugula with lemon vinaigrette and scoop onto each breast. Top with shaved parmesan and serve warm. ENJOY!  Enjoy!

MORE STORIES