Serves 6
6 pieces boneless, skinless chicken breasts
1/2 cup flour
1 tablespoon dried thyme
Salt and pepper
Juice of 2 lemons, with zest
2 tablespoons butter
1 tablespoon olive oil
Desired pasta, cooked
1/2 cup white wine
1/2 cup chicken broth
1/2 cup capers, drained
2 tablespoons parsley, chopped
3/4 cup sour cream

Place a chicken breast inside a Ziploc bag.  On a cutting surface, pound breast with mallet to 1/3 inch thickness.  Repeat with remaining breasts.  In a shallow bowl, place flour, thyme, salt and pepper and lemon zest.  Flour each breast.  Remove excess flour.  Melt butter in large saucepan over medium heat.  Add olive oil.  Sauté each chicken breast for 7 minutes, turning once, or until golden brown.  Remove.  Drain on paper towels.  Cook pasta until done.  In saucepan  used for chicken, add wine and bring to boil.  Scrape off bottom of pan.  Add chicken back to pan.  Add broth, capers and parsley.  Sauté for 7 minutes until chicken is done.  Add sour cream and juice of the lemons and mix thoroughly.  Heat though.  Garnish with chopped fresh parsley.  Serve chicken over pasta with sauce.

Pacific Northwest


Patriot Fact

Capers are the small. Pickled buds from a Mediterranean bush.  They are high in sodium and pack an intense taste.