5 Ingredient Lemon Chicken with Asparagus Recipe | Yummly

5 Ingredient Lemon Chicken with Asparagus

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Jennifer H.: "It turned out great! Quick and easy and tasty!" Read More
7Ingredients
20Minutes
260Calories
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Ingredients

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  • 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1/4 cup whole wheat flour (all purpose will work, too)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 teaspoon lemon pepper seasoning
  • 1 cup asparagus (chopped)
  • 2 lemons (sliced)
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    NutritionView More

    260Calories
    Sodium23% DV540mg
    Fat17% DV11g
    Protein59% DV30g
    Carbs5% DV15g
    Fiber20% DV5g
    Calories260Calories from Fat100
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat11g17%
    Saturated Fat5g25%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol100mg33%
    Sodium540mg23%
    Potassium680mg19%
    Protein30g59%
    Calories from Fat100
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate15g5%
    Dietary Fiber5g20%
    Sugars<1g2%
    Vitamin A10%
    Vitamin C90%
    Calcium6%
    Iron10%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(54)

    Jennifer H. a month ago
    It turned out great! Quick and easy and tasty!
    Tiffany Shorter 3 months ago
    I think it would have tasted better without the lemon slices. They did taint the honey butter sauce. Everything else was fabulous.
    AF24 4 months ago
    Good flavor, used a lot of asparagus, rice on the side. Chicken took longer than expected per recipe. Will make again and allow for more cook time.
    Chris 4 months ago
    Fantastic flavors. Asparagus picked up the lemon flavors nicely and the overall dish was delicious and light, but definitely filling.
    Joss 5 months ago
    Pretty easy recipe and my fiancé loves it !
    Kayla Belle 5 months ago
    Easy and tasty, I didn’t have all the ingredients so there’s was no bread crumbs around my cauliflower .
    Ashleigh Pipes 6 months ago
    This was easy and delicious! I altered the recipe slightly to include garlic and excluded the flour as my husband and I are doing WW. Very good!
    Joshua Hall-Heer 7 months ago
    GoodIt was really crispy the spirit is a super lemon he would use one less lemon next time
    MYRICAL GRATTON 7 months ago
    Super easy and delicious!! You may want to take it easy with the lemon pepper seasoning or cut the lemon in half or maybe I just used too much but either way it was super yummy and quick to make!
    Puumala a year ago
    Great flavor. Made with green beans instead of asparagus.
    Sarah J. a year ago
    This was amazing!!! Great flavor!!!
    smalls a year ago
    i loved that this was such a quick & easy recipe!! i used squash instead of asparagus. & cutting the chicken into thinner slices i think does make a huge difference! but such an awesome quick dinner!
    Shannon H. a year ago
    I made it in a nonstick skillet and it was still delicious. (Update: I had two zucchini and a red bell pepper to use, so I tried it again with that, and it was delicious as well! I cut the zucchini longwise in quarters. Second picture is the pepper and zucchini version.)
    Nancy a year ago
    This recipe was absolutely delicious! Thank you! 😊
    Jenna Shahin a year ago
    Dish was really yummy and light. Fleshed it out with some extra veggies so that it was more nutritious. Would definitely make again.
    Aunty Kylie M. a year ago
    Chicken was really nice, felt the lemons were pointless but the juice they left on the chicken did make it so yummy! So in saying that I’d rather squeeze fresh lemon over the top! I also added rice to make it a little bit more filling
    Christina Moseri 2 years ago
    SOOO good! A bit more time consuming than I’d thought but totally worth it.
    Hello Chayo 2 years ago
    It tastes soooo good!!!!
    Robert Rumer 2 years ago
    This is sooo good! Awesome dinner option for the week since it is so easy! And one pan! Really enjoyed this dish!
    Vanessa Redman 2 years ago
    Wow!! So quick and so good! I actually added the chicken to the honey glaze and coated it instead of pouring it over :)
    Ingrid Bermudez 2 years ago
    Really good and easy to make.
    Stephanie White 2 years ago
    This turned out great! I may use some ginger next time as well.
    Bento 2 years ago
    Loved it! Can’t wait to make it again
    Pirtle 2 years ago
    not to bad will cook it again, might tweak the recipe a little next time
    Madison S. 2 years ago
    so good! I recommend this to everyone!
    Kayla R. 2 years ago
    My husband gives this one his seal of approval! Pretty easy to make and taste great! Honey butter sauce is a must.
    Whiteman 2 years ago
    delicious! would definitely make again
    Elizabeth 2 years ago
    Really good and it was pretty easy!
    Jenny 2 years ago
    Absolutely delicious!
    Lana 2 years ago
    Chicken was super moist (my own technique, sear 1 minute on each side and then turn heat to low for 10 minutes, then turn heat off 10 minutes before removing lid). The honey butter is a must! We ate ours with quinoa. Super fresh, quick, and yummy weeknight dinner!

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