Grilled Chicken Dijonnais
Course : Marinades
Serves: 6


  Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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     1/2  cup           oil
     1/2  teaspoon      ground pepper
   3      tablespoons   tarragon vinegar
   2      tablespoons   dry white wine
     1/2  teaspoon      white pepper
   2      tablespoons   strong Dijon mustard
     1/4  cup           fresh lemon juice
   6                    chicken breasts halves
   1                    skinned and boned
   1      teaspoon      dried tarragon
   1      cup           butter
   1                    emon slices parsley


Combine oil, lemon juice and pepper in shallow dish. Swirl chicken in mixture to coat. Cover with plastic wrap and marinade in frig 30 minutes. Meanwhile combine vinegar and wine in heavy small sauce pan and boil over medium high heat until liquid is reduced to about 2 Tablespoons. Remove from heat and add tarragon and pepper. Whisk in butter on tablespoon at a time blending thoroughly after each addition. Place over low heat and continue whisking until sauce has thickened slightly. Whisk in mustard. Set aside and keep warm. Prepare charcoal grill. Drain chicken well. Grill three to four minutes on each side. Arrange on heated platter. Garnish with lemon slices and parsley. Serve warm sauce separately.