Crunchy Pecan Chicken

Crunchy Pecan Chicken Recipe

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LINDA BAILEY

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@miffed13

Finely ground pecans make for a crispy coating for the Crunchy Pecan Chicken. This down-home southern-style chicken recipe is sure to be one of your all-time favorites.

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Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    pecans, finely ground
  • 1/2 c
    grated parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    dried basil
  • 3/4 c
    lemon juice for dipping
  • 4
    boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil

How to Make Crunchy Pecan Chicken

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large shallow dish, combine pecans, cheese, garlic salt and basil. Place lemon juice in another shallow dish; dip chicken in lemon juice, then coat with pecan mixtures. In a large nonstick skillet, heat oil until moderately hot.
  2. Add chicken; cook 3 to 5 minutes on each side or until golden and cooked through. You can substitute turkey, veal or pork cutlets for the chicken and fresh lime juice for the lemon.

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