Di Saronno (Amaretto) Chicken

This dish was served at my former brother-in-law’s and it was exquisite. We have made it many times. Of course, maybe the amaretto helps…LOL.

Di Saronno Chicken (serves 6)

3 whole chicken breasts, split, boned and skinned

¾ cup flour

2 tsp. curry 1 tsp. garlic powder

½ tsp. white pepper (if you have white)

¼ cup butter

½ lb. fresh mushrooms, thickly sliced

¼ cup Di Saronno Amaretto

Rind and juice of one lemon

1 ½ cups chicken broth

1 tsp. cornstarch

Hot rice, peas, diced tomatoes

Combine flour, curry powder, garlic, and pepper. Roll chicken pieces in the mixture. Heat biutter in a large skillet. Brown chicken on all sides. Add mushrooms, amaretto, lemon rind and juice.

Combine cornstrach and broth, stirrring into the skillet. Stir over LOW HEAT until mixture thickens. Season to taste. Spoon mixture over hot rice. Garnish with peas and diced tomatoes.


Author: reg45

Canadian guy living part time in Progreso, Yucatan.

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