Sunday for dinner I wanted something good but easy. It’s a zillion degrees outside and I just didn’t want to stand over a hot stove. I kept thinking about Steak Tips, but didn’t have steak and refused to go to the grocery store on a busy Sunday afternoon.
I decided to make the Steak Tip recipe except with chicken. Then, made a cream sauce with capers with the pan drippings.
Big Daddy liked it so much, he asked for it again. This time I did a sandwich version.
(It would be great on a salad or over pasta.)
It was delicious and took about 10 minutes to prepare.
That is the best part!!
Cut chicken into 1 inch cubes or butterfly and pound thinly.
Salt and pepper.
Add 2 T canola oil and 2 T butter to a pan.
Get the pan hot, add oil and butter, just before the smoke stage and add chicken.
Cook 2 minutes on each side
When chicken is done, remove from pan and add 1 1/2 c heavy cream
Toast bread, we used a French bread
I added capers to the sauce.
Pour cream sauce on top of chicken.
The Chicken chunks I made the first time.
Great as an appetizer or as an entree’ served with a green vegetable and bread.
Big Daddy’s Big Sandwich
Chicken in Cream Sauce
Servings: 2 servings
- 1 lb boneless skinless chicken breast
- 2 T canola oil
- 2 T butter
- coarse ground pepper
- 1 1 /2 c heavy cream
- 2 T capers drained
- French bread
- Split chicken breast and pound with meat mallet until thin. Heat a skillet on high, when pan is hot, add oil and butter, when oil and butter are hot add chicken to pan. Cook 2 minutes on first side. Do not disturb. When chicken is brown and releases from pan easily, turn to second side. Cook 2 minutes. Don't over crowd pan, add only 2 pieces of chicken at a time. When all breasts are cooked, add heavy cream to pan. Scrape bottom of pan. Cook until it boils. Cook 1 minute longer. Add capers to sauce.
- For sandwich, toast bread. Add chicken to bread, then pour sauce of top. Serve immediately.
Recipe from Paula @CallMePMc.com All images and content are copyright protected. Please do not use my images without prior permission that includes copying the ingredient list or entire recipe and posting in the comments on Pinterest. If you want to share this recipe, please simply link back to this post for the recipe. Thank you, Paula
For cook once eat twice strategies, make enough the first night to have the Sandwich for an Encore dish on night two.
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