Mexican Cornmeal Chicken Nuggets

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 6 mins

From Best of Friends cookbook submitted by Marylyn Gockeler. These are coated and fried. Haven't had them yet but keeping the recipe here for the future. Sounds like it would be good in a taco with lettuce and cheese.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine cornmeal, chili powder and cumin in a bowl.
  2. Add chicken to bowl and toss to coat well with the mixture.
  3. In a large skillet, heat oil over medium heat.
  4. Add chicken and cook, stirring frequently, 5-6 minutes or until chicken is browned on all sides and done in the middle.
  5. Serve with your favorite salsa or dip.


Most Helpful

I've made this twice now, and it's great! Super simple and tasty. Easy to modify if you want different herbs, spices, etc. This recipe is a keeper!!

mikey & ev October 30, 2007

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