Lemon Pepper Chicken and Asparagus
This Lemon Pepper Chicken with Asparagus is on your table in just 20 Minutes! It’s outrageously delicious with juicy, seared chicken breasts, crisp-tender asparagus and better-for-you buttery lemon garlic herb sauce. It is not only full of flavor but made with pantry staples that all cook in one skillet for easy prep and cleanup, and the perfect dinner for busy weeknights. You can just cook the lemon pepper chicken or cook the lemon chicken and asparagus or swap out the asparagus for whatever veggies you love or have on hand. Serve it with rice, pasta or mashed potatoes or low carb zoodles, cauliflower rice etc. No matter how you serve easy Lemon Pepper Chicken, everyone will be singing your praises, and licking their plates.
*For juicer chicken breasts, brine before seasoning by combine 4 cups warm water with 1/4 cup kosher salt together in a glass dish. Stir until the salt dissolves. Add chicken and let sit at room temperature for 15-30 minutes. Remove chicken from the brine, rinse in cold water and pat dry.