Chicken Piccata Recipe For One | One Dish Kitchen
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Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata For One

Healthy Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata For One, this delightful low carb meal has the wonderful lemony flavors found in a traditional Chicken Piccata but without the added carbs and calories from the breading. A single serving meal perfect for anyone cooking for one.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time4 hrs
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Total Time4 hrs 5 mins
Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: chicken, slow cooker
Servings: 1 person
Calories: 339kcal
Author: Joanie Zisk


  • 3 ounces thinly sliced onions (about 1/4 small onion)
  • 8 ounces boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs (about 2 thin pieces)
  • 3/4 cup chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/8 cup capers , drained


  • Place the sliced onions in the bowl of a small slow cooker. (See post for instructions on modifying a large slow cooker).
  • Place the chicken on top of the sliced onions.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together the chicken broth, lemon juice, and salt. Pour over the chicken.
  • Top with capers. 
  • Cover the slow cooker with the lid and cook on Low for 4 hours.
  • Serve with rice, pasta, or a salad.


Calories: 339kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 53g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 145mg | Sodium: 1507mg | Potassium: 1178mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 70IU | Vitamin C: 33.6mg | Calcium: 31mg | Iron: 1.6mg