Sunday, 7 December 2014

Lemon Chicken Tenders with a hint of Curry

Carole's Chatter: Lemon Chicken Tenders with a hint of Curry

I found some Chicken Tenders on sale – they were a real bargain so I decided to make up a dish using them.  It turned out to be Lemon Chicken with a hint of Curry – and I can recommend it to you.

Get your oven quite hot.

Mix the following up and then sprinkle it onto the tenders.

½ tsp paprika
½ tsp salt
½ tsp pepper

Then dip each tender into 2 beaten eggs and then into some well seasoned breadcrumbs. 

Bake your tenders for about 15 minutes (more if you are using other chicken cuts) – turn the tenders over once in the middle.

While they are cooking, make your sauce – heat the following and stir until it is nice and sauce like:

½ cup sugar
½ cup lemon juice
Splosh of limoncello (optional obviously)
2tsp curry powder (less if you want just the merest hint of curry)

Pour it over the chicken and bake for 5 more minutes (I turned the oven off and just let the residual heat do its work).

10 comments:

  1. My favorite meat is chicken, and I love curry, so I'll be trying this!

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  2. Yum - I bookmarked this one...sounds like something nice and easy for a weeknight and I love hints of curry!

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  3. We at a lot of chicken and this looks different and tasty. The sauce sounds wonderful! Definitely pinning this for later.

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  4. My family would love this... with limoncello and curry... yum!

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  5. You and I are chicken eaters this week! Like your version here.

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  6. Love idea of limoncello in the sauce. Yum.

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  7. Great idea to use the limoncello in cooking! I tried a new brand, just as expensive as the first one I tried and loved, but I don't like the new one and now have a whole bottle of it to use up!

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  8. My husband might like the hint of curry, thanks for the idea

    Happy cooking!
    Shelleyrae @ Book'd Out

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  9. I love lemon in savory dishes. This is so easy--great for a quick weeknight meal. Thanks for sharing, Carole!

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  10. Hi Carole,
    Your Lemon Chicken Tenders with Curry looks awesome! Thanks so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday and hope you are having a great week.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen

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Your comments are most welcome. Cheers