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Baked Lemon Artichoke Chicken Piccata- Low Carb & Paleo
Baked Lemon Artichoke Chicken Piccata
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
35 mins
Total Time
40 mins
 
Easy, healthy, baked lemon artichoke chicken piccata. A simple, light, and tasty meal. High protein and low carb.
Course: easy, low carb, paleo, primal
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 4
Calories: 261.6 kcal
Author: Stacey
Ingredients
  • 1.5 lbs chicken breast or thighs, boneless skinless
  • 2 Lemons one sliced thin slices & one cut in half for squeezing.
  • 4 to 5 Cloves garlic peeled and minced.
  • 2 Tbsp Lemon juice from one lemon.
  • 1 Can Artichoke or artichoke heart quarters ( not marinated), drained
  • 2 Tbsp Capers (make sure only ingredients are: capers vinegar, sea salt, water).
  • 3 Tbsp Butter or Coconut oil.
  • 2/3 Cup organic chicken bone broth or broth
  • 1/2 Tsp Sea Salt * optional.
  • 1/2 Tsp Italian seasonings
  • 1/4 Cup white cooking wine, *optional
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 400 F.
  2. Place butter or coconut oil in large casserole dish, and place in the preheating oven to melt.
  3. Slice one lemon in thin slices, and mince garlic, then set both aside.
  4. Take casserole dish out of oven once butter or oil is melted.
  5. Line bottom of casserole dish with lemon slices.
  6. Place chicken on top of lemon slices.
  7. Sprinkle the top of chicken with: minced garlic, drained capers, sea salt, and Italian seasonings.
  8. Drain artichokes of water in can, and dump all over the top of chicken.
  9. Pour lemon juice over the artichokes.
  10. Pour chicken broth over the top of the whole thing. Pour cooking wine over the dish.

  11. Cover casserole dish with foil and bake for 30 to 35 minutes or until chicken is not pink in center.

  12. Remove, cool slightly, Remove foil and return to oven for 3 to 5 minutes to lightly brown chicken. Serve.

  13. Great served over cauliflower rice or zucchini noodles.:)

Recipe Video

Nutrition Facts
Baked Lemon Artichoke Chicken Piccata
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 261.6 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g 20%
Total Carbohydrates 9.5g 3%
Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
Sugars 0.4g
Protein 28g 56%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.