Chicken with lime butter

1
Jen Geelen

By
@jenji79

This dish is so simple. The mixture of the lime juice and butter make it tangy and tasty!

I used chicken tenders instead of chicken breast in the photo.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

  • 6
    boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    pepper
  • 1/3 c
    oil
  • ·
    juice of 1 lime
  • 8 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1/2 tsp
    chives
  • 1/2 tsp
    dill weed

How to Make Chicken with lime butter

Step-by-Step

  1. Sprinkle chicken on both sides with salt and pepper. In a large pan, heat oil over med high heat. Add chicken and saute about 4 min or until lightly brown. Turn chicken over and reduce heat to low. Cook 10 min or until done. Remove chicken to serving platter and keep warm.
  2. Drain oil from pan. In same pan, add lime juice and cook over low until juice begins to bubble. Add butter, stirring until butter becomes opaque and slightly thickened. Stir in chives and dill weed. Spoon sauce over chicken.

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About Chicken with lime butter

Course/Dish: Chicken
Collection: Go Bold with Butter
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #butter, #lime




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