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Lemon Chicken

Last week I wanted to try something a little different because chicken is on the menu every week in our home.  Using prepackaged chicken breasts and the following ingredients we had a tasty meal that was perfect for a cool Autumn weekend.

lemon chicken ingredients


  • 6 boneless skinless chicken breasts

  • 3 tablespoons butter

  • ⅓ cup chicken broth

  • 4 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

  • 1 tablespoon honey

  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic

  • 1 package Greek Dressing & Recipe Mix

  • 1/2 container fresh mushrooms

  • optional: fresh rosemary and lemon slices for garnish




  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees and grease a baking sheet or large casserole dish.

  2. Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add chicken and cook chicken 2-3 minutes on each side just until browned. Transfer chicken to prepared baking sheet or casserole dish. brown chicken breasts in butter

  3. In a bowl mix together chicken broth, lemon juice, honey, garlic and Greek seasoning package lemon chicken recipe

  4. Pour sauce over chicken, add lemon rinds (optional) and mushrooms. Bake 20-30 minutes (closer to 20 for smaller chicken breasts, closer to 30 for larger) until chicken is cooked through. Every 5-10 minutes spoon the sauce from the pan over the chicken. chicken recipes

  5. Garnish with fresh rosemary and lemon slices if desired and serve.

    Saturday supper


Chicken is a staple in our home, so I am looking for more recipes, do you have any to share?