Chicken Scaloppine Marsala
Recipe from Family Circle

This classic chicken recipe receives it's flavor boost from marsala, a sweet Italian wine. Complete the dinner by serving mashed Yukon gold potatoes.


Chicken Scaloppine Marsala

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Servings: 4
Prep Time: 20 mins
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Ingredients
    Potatoes:
    • 1 1/2  pounds 
      yukon gold potatoes, scrubbed and cut into 1-1/2-inch pieces
    • 1   cup 
      chicken broth
    • 1/2  teaspoon 
      salt
    • 1/8  teaspoon 
      black pepper
    • 1   
      pinch ground nutmeg and cayenne
    • 1   tablespoon 
      chopped parsley
    Chicken:
    • 1 1/4  pounds 
      chicken cutlets
    • 1/8  teaspoon 
      salt
    • 1/8  teaspoon 
      black pepper
    • 1   cup 
      beef broth
    • 1   tablespoon 
      all-purpose flour
    • 1/2  cup 
      marsala wine
    • 1  4  ounce can 
      sliced mushrooms, drained
    • 2   tablespoons 
      unsalted butter
    • 1   tablespoon 
      chopped parsley
    Directions
    Prepare Potatoes:

    1.
    Place potatoes in a medium-size pot and cover with lightly salted cold water. Bring to a boil. Lower heat to medium and simmer for 15 to 20 minutes until fork tender.
    2.
    Drain potatoes. Mash until desired consistency, gradually adding chicken broth. Stir in salt, pepper, nutmeg, cayenne and parsley.
    Prepare Chicken:

    1.
    While potatoes are cooking, heat a nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Spray with nonstick cooking spray. Season chicken with the salt and pepper. Cook for 2 minutes per side. Remove to a plate.
    2.
    Let skillet cool slightly and wipe clean. Whisk together beef broth and flour. Add to skillet and bring to a simmer. Stir in marsala and drained mushrooms. Add chicken and any accumulated juices. Simmer gently, covered, for 15 minutes.
    3.
    Turn off heat; whisk in butter. Sprinkle with parsley and serve with potatoes.
    Nutrition information
    Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 398, Fat, total (g) 9, chol. (mg) 99, sat. fat (g) 4, carb. (g) 34, fiber (g) 4, pro. (g) 39, sodium (mg) 844, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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