Lemon pepper chicken is a dish made using lemon pepper seasoning as a flavoring for the chicken.
Ingredients Used in Lemon Pepper Chicken Recipes
The chicken, usually boneless breast is sautÃ©ed in butter and then seasoned with lemon pepper. Further vegetable are added to the pan which are cooked along with the chicken. The dish is a semi dry preparation often served as an accompaniment with rice. Some recipes omit the vegetables and pan fry the chicken with a breadcrumb coating that has some lemon pepper seasoning mixed with it.
Lemon Pepper Seasoning
Lemon zest and peppercorns are mashed together for the flavors to mingle and then dried in the oven to be sold as a seasoning. The seasoning is available bottled in markets and can also be made at home.