Southern-Style Oven Fried Chicken

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Trixyinaz

Another WW recipe that I've added to my collection. YUMMY! You won't believe it isn't really fried. Serving size is 1 chicken breast (4 oz.)(5 WW points)

Top Review by HisPixie

Easy and very tasty! I had large chicken breasts that took about 35 minutes to cook but were nice & tender. Thanks! This is a keeper.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 365ºF.
  2. Lightly coat an 8 X 8 X 2-inch baking dish with nonstick cooking spray; set aside.
  3. Combine flour, salt and cayenne pepper together in a medium-size bowl.
  4. Place buttermilk and corn flakes crumbs in 2 separate shallow bowls.
  5. Roll chicken breast halves in flour mixture and evenly coat each side.
  6. Next dip chicken into buttermilk and then corn flakes crumbs.
  7. Place coated chicken breasts in prepared baking dish.
  8. Bake until chicken is tender and no longer pink, about 20 minutes (there is no need to flip the chicken during baking).
  9. NOTE: The first time I made this my chicken breasts were about 6-8 ounces a piece.
  10. It ended up taking about 45-50 minutes to cook.

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