Foolproof chicken cutlets

Foolproof Chicken Cutlets

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Gigi Eisenberg


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


★★★★★ 1 vote

10 Min
20 Min


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

How to Make Foolproof chicken cutlets


  1. Heat 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.
  2. Dip chicken cutlets first in flour, then in egg, then in bread crumbs, coating evenly.
  3. Put 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.
  4. Take 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.
  5. Variation: 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.

Printable Recipe Card

About Foolproof chicken cutlets

Course/Dish: Chicken
Regional Style: Italian
Hashtag: #cutlets

Show 1 Comment & Review

17 Healthy Homemade Snacks for Kids

Finding delicious and nutritious snacks that your kids will actually eat can be a challenge, but we’re here to help. These 17 homemade, kid-friendly snacks range from fruit roll ups to carrot fries to muffins to chocolate peanut butter banana bites – essentially everything your kids are craving you can make right from your kitchen.

8 Hot Dog Topping Recipes

Hot dogs are one of the most popular menu items on a cookout (find out how they became so popular here) and they’re an easy dinner. We’re sharing eight hot dog topping recipes that will elevate your hot dogs. They’re so good, you won’t limit enjoying hot dogs to grilling season.

23 Fresh Fruit Desserts

Baking with fruit doesn’t just mean making a fruit cake. It means whipping up muffins bursting with blueberries. Or, cobblers filled with sweet and tart fruit like blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, peaches, and cherries. Love cheesecake? Make it extra special with a homemade strawberry topping. Using fresh fruit in desserts transforms the flavor of the treat. […]