White meat is a leaner source of protein, with a lower fat content. In this recipe you will learn how to prepare the chicken in lemon sauce: another simple but tasty dish. It is appreciated by all young and old, ideal if blended with abundant mashed potatoes or with a lightly dressed mixed green salad.
Tip: instead of using white flour, try the rice flour, lighter and suitable also for people with gluten intolerance.

Recipe details:

Region: Italy
Dish: Second
Servings: 4 people
Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking Time: 10 minutes
Level of Difficulty: Easy


  • 1 tablespoon of butter
  • 4 chicken breasts
  • 4 tablespoons of flour
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • Salt

In a flat plate put the flour and add salt as desired. Mix into the flour.
Put the butter in a large non-stick skillet.
Squeeze the juice of 1 lemon.
Cut the chicken breasts into thin slices type scallops, flour them and put them in the skillet with hot butter. Cook about 5 minutes each side.
After cooking, pour the lemon juice directly on chicken breasts and let it fade until the sauce will not be denser. Add salt to taste.
Remove the chicken breasts from heat, arrange on a platter and serve warm topped by lemon sauce.