Poppy Seed Crusted Honey Lemon Chicken Recipe

Poppy Seed Crusted Honey Lemon Chicken is a delicious and flavorful dish. The chicken is marinated in a mixture of honey, lemon juice, and spices, then coated with a crunchy poppy seed crust. It is baked to perfection, resulting in tender and juicy chicken with a crispy exterior. The combination of sweet honey, tangy lemon, and nutty poppy seeds creates a delightful flavor profile. This dish is perfect for a weeknight dinner or a special occasion.

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Ingredients for Poppy Seed Crusted Honey Lemon Chicken Recipe

  • 1 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts
  • 3/4 tablespoon Honey
  • 1/2 tablespoon Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 cloves Cloves Garlic, Minced
  • 0.13 teaspoon Salt
  • 0.06 teaspoon Black Pepper
  • 0.06 cup Poppy Seeds
  • 0.06 cup Breadcrumbs
  • 1/2 tablespoon Melted Butter

Directions: Poppy Seed Crusted Honey Lemon Chicken Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.In a bowl, mix together honey, lemon juice, garlic, salt, and pepper.
  • STEP 2.Coat the chicken pieces with the honey lemon mixture and let them marinate for at least 30 minutes.
  • STEP 3.In a separate bowl, combine poppy seeds, breadcrumbs, and melted butter.
  • STEP 4.Coat the marinated chicken pieces with the poppy seed mixture.
  • STEP 5.Place the coated chicken on a baking sheet and bake in a preheated oven at 375掳F (190掳C) for 25-30 minutes or until cooked through.
  • STEP 6.Serve the Poppy Seed Crusted Honey Lemon Chicken hot with a side of salad or roasted vegetables.

Cooking Tips

  • Make sure to coat the chicken pieces evenly with the honey lemon mixture for maximum flavor.
  • You can adjust the amount of honey and lemon juice according to your taste preferences.
  • If you prefer a spicier flavor, you can add some chili powder or paprika to the honey lemon mixture.
  • For extra crunch, you can add some crushed cornflakes or panko breadcrumbs to the poppy seed mixture.

Storage and Serving

  • Leftover Poppy Seed Crusted Honey Lemon Chicken can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.
  • Reheat the chicken in the oven or microwave until heated through before serving.
  • Serve the chicken as a main dish with a side of rice, mashed potatoes, or steamed vegetables.
  • You can also slice the chicken and use it in sandwiches or wraps for a delicious lunch option.
Nutrition
value
133
calories per serving
10 g Fat6 g Protein4 g Carbs4 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    10g
  • Protein
    6g
  • Carbs
    4g
  • Fiber
    4g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    4g
  • Protein
    6g
  • Fiber
    4g

Fats

  • Fat
    10g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    190mg
  • Iron
    3mg
  • Vitamin A
    6mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    1mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    21mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    0mcg
  • Vitamin C
    3mg
  • Vitamin E
    2mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    101mg
  • Manganese
    1mg
  • Phosphorus
    201mg
  • Selenium
    2mcg
  • Zinc
    2mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp