Chicken Scampi

Chicken Scampi

INGREDIENTS

Serves 4 people.

  • 4 boneless chicken breasts, cut into pieces

  • 1 stick of butter

  • 3 Tbls of extra virgin olive oil

  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced

  • 1 bunch of long green onions, chopped

  • 1 tsp of dried basil

  • 1 tsp of dried oregano

  • 1/2 tsp of salt

  • 1/2 tsp of fresh grated black pepper

  • 1/4 cup of lemon juice

  • 1/2 cup of white wine

  • 1/4 cup of heavy whipping cream

  • 1/4 cup of fresh parsley, chopped

  • 1 pound of angel hair pasta (optional)

    PREPARATION

  • In a large pan sauté the chicken pieces in the butter and olive oil until browned.

  • Remove from pan and set aside.

  • Sauté the garlic and onions around 2 minutes.

  • Return the chicken to the pan.

  • Season the chicken with the basil, oregano, salt and pepper.

  • Cook for 5 to 10 minutes

  • Deglaze the pan with the lemon juice and white wine.

  • Reduce the mixture in half

  • Add the whipping cream and heat through.

  • Garnish with parsley and serve with pasta.