Easy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Breast

Easy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Breast

This Lemon Pepper Chicken will make you excited for chicken again.

Easy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Breast

Lemon Pepper Chicken Breast

Prep Time: 0 hours 15 mins

Total Time: 0 hours 45 mins

Yields: 4 servings


  • 1/2 c. all-purpose flour
  • 1 tbsp. lemon pepper seasoning
  • 1 tsp. kosher salt
  • 2 lemons, divided
  • 1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, halved
  • 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 c. Chicken broth
  • Swanson Chicken Broth
  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • Freshly chopped parsley, for garnish


Preheat oven to 400°. In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, lemon pepper, salt, and zest of 1 lemon. Toss chicken breasts in the flour mixture until fully coated. Slice remaining lemon into thin rounds.

In a large ovenproof skillet over medium-high heat, heat oil. Add chicken in a single layer and cook until golden on bottom, about 5 minutes, then flip chicken breasts.

To skillet, add broth, butter, garlic, and lemon slices and bake until chicken is cooked through and sauce has reduced slightly, 15 minutes.

Spoon sauce on top of chicken and garnish with parsley.

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Easy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Breast

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