Foolproof chicken cutlets

Foolproof Chicken Cutlets Recipe

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Gigi Eisenberg

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@gigieats

This recipe is not for the seasoned cook, but for new cooks who need basic recipes that are hard to get wrong.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
3-4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

3-4
boneless, skinless chicken cutlets
2
eggs
3 c
breadcrumbs
1 tsp
season salt
1 tsp
garlic powder
1/2 tsp
pepper
3 Tbsp
olive oil, extra virgin
1 c
flour

How to Make Foolproof chicken cutlets

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat oven to 350. Put flour, eggs and bread crumbs on 3 plates or in 3 containers. Add season salt, garlic powder and pepper to bread crumbs.
  • 2Dip chicken cutlets first in flour, then in egg, then in bread crumbs, coating evenly.
  • 3Put aluminum frying pan (oven proof, do not use nonstick pan) on stove on medium/high heat and add olive oil. Let heat up for 2-3 minutes. Add chicken cutlets and sear 2 minutes on each side until brown.
  • 4Take entire pan and place in oven for 15-20 minutes (if they are large, cook 20 min, if smaller, 15). chicken is done when juices run clear. Drain on paper towel.
  • 5Variation: Make them Italian style: After 5-10 minutes in oven, take pan out and add tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese to each cutlet. Put back into the oven for 5-10 minutes until cheese is melted.

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About Foolproof chicken cutlets

Course/Dish: Chicken
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtag: #cutlets