A creamy sauce doesn't have to mean a ton of Weight Watchers SmartPoints. This creamy lemon chicken with capers recipe is only 8 SmartPoints per serving.

Creamy Lemon Chicken With Capers

This recipe is 8 SmartPoints per serving, 1 chicken breast.
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Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
Author: Dash of Herbs


  • 4 chicken breasts
  • 1/2 cup capers
  • 2 Tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup chicken stock or white wine
  • 4 Tablespoons light butter
  • 2 Tablespoons olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • Salt and pepper the chicken.  In a large skillet, melt 2 T of butter over medium heat. Cook the chicken about 7-8 minutes on each side.
  • When the chicken is cooked through, add the chicken broth or wine (depending on which one you use), lemon juice and capers. Bring to a boil.
  • Take the chicken out of the skillet and set aside.  Add the remaining butter and olive oil to the pan and melt until the sauce thickens a bit.
  • Serve immediately
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