Garlic Butter Chicken Breast

Prepare this Garlic Butter Chicken Breast for a quick and tasty midweek supper! So juicy and full of flavor!

Ingredients

– 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts

– Salt and pepper to taste

– 2 tablespoons olive oil

– 4 tablespoons unsalted butter

– 5 cloves garlic, minced

– 1 teaspoon dried thyme

– 1 teaspoon dried rosemary

– 1/2 cup chicken broth

– Juice of 1 lemon

– 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, chopped

Directions

1. Season chicken breasts with salt and pepper.

2. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add chicken and cook until golden brown on both sides and cooked through, about 6-8 minutes per side. Remove chicken and set aside.

3. In the same skillet, add butter and garlic. Sauté for 1-2 minutes until fragrant.

4. Stir in thyme, rosemary, chicken broth, and lemon juice. Bring to a simmer.

5. Return chicken to the skillet and spoon sauce over the top. Cook for an additional 2-3 minutes.

6. Garnish with fresh parsley before serving.

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Garlic Butter Chicken Breast

Prepare this Garlic Butter Chicken Breast for a quick and tasty midweek supper! So juicy and full of flavor!

  • – 4 boneless (skinless chicken breasts)
  • – Salt and pepper to taste
  • – 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • – 4 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • – 5 cloves garlic (minced)
  • – 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • – 1 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • – 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • – Juice of 1 lemon
  • – 2 tablespoons fresh parsley (chopped)
  1. Season chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
  2. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add chicken and cook until golden brown on both sides and cooked through, about 6-8 minutes per side. Remove chicken and set aside.
  3. In the same skillet, add butter and garlic. Sauté for 1-2 minutes until fragrant.
  4. Stir in thyme, rosemary, chicken broth, and lemon juice. Bring to a simmer.
  5. Return chicken to the skillet and spoon sauce over the top. Cook for an additional 2-3 minutes.
  6. Garnish with fresh parsley before serving.
dinner
American
Garlic Butter Chicken Breast

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