Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

What is Bamba? Bamba to an Israeli kid is like Cheetos to an American one. It is a snack made of peanuts, that melts in the mouth. Even though it is technically junk food, it is highly recommended by pediatricians all over the country because it is coated with vitamins (???!!!), at least that's what pediatricians tell mothers. It is safe, because it melts in the mouth. For many ki

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 4 pieces chicken (with skin)
  • 1 egg
  • 1 (2 1/2 ounce) bag bamba
  • 12 cup breadcrumbs


  1. With roller pin mash Bamba to crumbs.
  2. Mix in equal quantities with bread crumbs, and proceed as in making schnitzels or fried chicken.


Most Helpful

I made it today, it was a hit with my kids, even my wife loved it. Quite simple to make. I used chicken breasts and served it with basmati rice.

Brabo Antwerpen January 27, 2002

Found Bamba in the grocery store by accident. Bought a bunch to make this chicken. The Bamba is quite intense in its flavor but was surprised when the chicken only had a very subtle peanut flavor. I baked this at 350°F.

Ducky April 18, 2005

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