February 27, 2017

Crispy Parmesan Chicken with Creamy Lemon Pasta

Crispy Parmesan Chicken with Creamy Lemon Pasta: crispy, tender parmesan chicken over a savory creamy lemon pasta.

Crispy Parmesan Chicken with Creamy Lemon Pasta by A Teaspoon of Home

I love easy dinners and this crispy parmesan chicken will be one that you add to your list! Not only is it simple to make but it is also delicious to eat. I always love finding meals that my children will eat and ask for more. This meal literally disappears at my house.

Crispy Parmesan Chicken with Creamy Lemon Pasta by A Teaspoon of Home

Crispy Parmesan Chicken with Creamy Lemon Pasta


  • 2 chicken breasts, sliced in half
  • 6 T butter, divided
  • 1/2 c Italian bread crumbs
  • 1/2 c grated parmesan
  • 1/4 c flour
  • Creamy Lemon Pasta:
  • 8 oz. pasta of choice
  • 1/2 c heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 c grated parmesan cheese
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 t garlic powder
  • 1/2 t salt
  • 1/4 t pepper
  • Chopped parsley for garnish


  1. In a large skillet over medium heat melt 2 T butter. To make the chicken: melt remaining 4 T butter in a shallow dish. In another shallow dish combine bread crumbs, parmesan and flour. Dip the chicken in the butter and then coat in the bread crumb mixture and place in skillet.
  2. Cook on each side for about 3-4 minutes until the outside is crispy and the chicken is cooked throughout.
  3. Meanwhile cook the pasta according to package directions and drain. In a medium sized skillet add the heavy whipping cream, parmesan cheese, lemon juice, garlic powder, salt and pepper. Whisk together and cook over medium high heat until it starts to thicken. Remove from heat and add the pasta to coat in the sauce.
  4. Serve the chicken with the pasta and garnish with chopped fresh parsley if desired.
  5. Recipe: The Recipe Critic

I love finding simple step instructions that cook in no time flat. This recipe literally took 15 minutes to prepare and then 15 minutes to cook. Finding recipes that are simple and delicious are a must in my home. This meal will beat spaghetti and tacos any night of the week.

Crispy Parmesan Chicken with Creamy Lemon Pasta by A Teaspoon of Home

So if you’re looking for a switch up in your menu, this crispy parmesan chicken with creamy lemon pasta is the meal for you!

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  1. This looks delicious and easy, too! I have chicken breasts in the freezer so I just might have to put this on next week’s menu.

    I followed you here from I’m an Organizing Junkie. If you have a moment, I’d love for you to stop by and take a peek at my menu for the week: http://lifewithdee.com/menu-monday-april-3-2017/

    Have a beautiful week!

  2. This looks sooo good. I love skillet dinners, especially chicken. Will have to try this recipe.

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