Boneless skinless chicken breast is a great source of lean protein thats why they are a dieters best friend they are also convenient they may even look less intimidating to cook than say bone in chicken thighs this cilantro lime chicken is my favorite thigh recipe by the way but even renowned chefs will tell you that boneless skinless chicken breasts are the least forgiving.

If you cant find chicken cutlets cut boneless skinless chicken breast into 4 ounce pieces and place between pieces of plastic wrap pound with a meat mallet rolling pin or heavy skillet until flattened to about 1 2 inch thick.

Leftover recipes baked chicken nachos ndash chop the leftover creamy salsa chicken and proceed with this recipe as directed burrito bowls ndash layer your choice of rice beans lettuce leftover salsa chicken cheese sour cream guacamole and pico de gallo in a bowl and enjoy.

Quick cooking turkey breast slices make this recipe a winner when you only have a few minutes to fix a satisfying meal ive also used flattened boneless skinless chicken breast halves in place of the turkey of this entree mdash karen adams cleveland tennessee.

How long to saute chicken breast halves add the boneless skinless chicken breast halves and cook 12 to 15 minutes 6 to 8 minutes for flattened chicken or until chicken registers 165 deg f on an instant read meat thermometer turning twice reduce heat if chicken starts to brown too quickly.

Juicy lemon herb chicken breasts are the perfect easy protein and perfect for quick cooking the lemon herb marinade is easy and is delicious with chicken chicken breast recipes are a dime a dozen on the internet but if you rsquo re looking for an easy simple and drop dead delicious way to cook chicken breasts quickly you rsquo ve found it.

In order to cook the chicken quickly and evenly you should flatten your chicken breast with a meat mallet or rolling pin slice them horizontally to make 2 thin cutlets from each chicken breast or ask your butcher to butterfly and slice the chicken breasts into cutlets if too big and thick.