PARMESAN CRUSTED CHICKEN RECIPE

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▢2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts ▢1 egg ▢2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice ▢1 cup breadcrumbs ▢¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese ▢zest of one lemon ▢2 teaspoons garlic powder ▢1 teaspoon salt ▢½ teaspoon pepper ▢fresh lemon slices for serving

Ingredients

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Trim the chicken and cut it into serving-size pieces. In a medium bowl, whisk together the egg and lemon juice. Place the chicken pieces in the egg mixture, cover, and refrigerate for thirty minutes.

Instructions

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Preheat the oven to 400°F. Line a baking sheet with parchment or foil and set aside.

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In a shallow dish, whisk together the bread crumbs, parmesan, lemon zest, garlic powder, salt, and pepper.

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Dip the chicken pieces into the bread crumbs, coating both sides. Place on the prepared baking sheet and spray with cooking spray.

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Bake for 15 minutes, flip, and bake an additional 10 minutes, until crispy and golden brown. Serve with fresh lemon slices.  Enjoy!

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