Chicken Cutlets with Garlic Red Bell Pepper Sauce.

Chicken Cutlets with Garlic Cream Sauce

Sauteed chicken cutlets resting in a rich and flavorful cream sauce. Easy and snazzy enough for entertaining.

Course Main Course Chicken
Cuisine American
Keyword cream, garlic
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 4
Calories 970 kcal
Author Lea Ann


  • 1 Cup Chicken Broth
  • 10 cloves garlic roasted
  • 3 Cups Heavy Cream
  • 1 Red bell pepper roasted and chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • chives chopped, for garnish
  • 4 Chicken breast cutlets
  • 2 Tablespoons flour
  • 1/4 cup canola oil


  1. For the Sauce: combine all of the ingredients and simmer to reduce the liquid to 2 cups. About 30 minutes. 

  2. Meanwhile, heat oil in a fry pan. Dust the chicken cutlets with flour. Salt and pepper to taste. 

  3. Sautee the chicken breasts until browned and cooked through. 

  4. To serve. Pool the sauce on a serving plate and arrange the chicken cutlets over it. Pour additional sauce over the top of chicken and scatter chopped chives to garnish.

Recipe Notes

Don't substitute half and half or milk for this recipe, or the sauce won't thicken property. If you do want to substitute, add a flour/water mixture to the sauce for a thickening agent. In a small bowl, mix 2 tablespoons flour with 2 tablespoons water. Add to the sauce mixture once it's hot.

Nutrition Facts
Chicken Cutlets with Garlic Cream Sauce
Amount Per Serving
Calories 970 Calories from Fat 765
% Daily Value*
Fat 85g131%
Saturated Fat 43g269%
Cholesterol 353mg118%
Sodium 483mg21%
Potassium 903mg26%
Carbohydrates 12g4%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 41g82%
Vitamin A 3606IU72%
Vitamin C 48mg58%
Calcium 142mg14%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.