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Easy Chicken Scampi

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ready in: under 30 minutes
serves/makes:   4

recipe id: 95285
cook method: stovetop

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4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon white pepper
1/3 cup butter
1 onion, chopped
4 cloves garlic, minced
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon lemon peel
2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley


Sprinkle chicken with salt and pepper and cut into strips; set aside.

In large skillet, melt butter over low heat. Add onion and garlic; cook until tender, about 5-7 minutes. Add chicken and increase heat to medium.

Cook and stir until chicken is cooked through, about 4-6 minutes.

Stir in lemon juice, lemon peel, and parsley and serve immediately over hot cooked rice or a rice pilaf.

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