Crunchy Chicken Nuggets

Recipe by FoodieFinn
READY IN: 30mins
SERVES: 3
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Heat oven to 425 F.
  • add baking sheet lined with foil , with oil on it, to preheat for several minutes.
  • cube up the chicken breasts , 1" by 1".
  • crack eggs in one bowl and mix well.
  • in another bowl, add panko , parmesan, salt and pepper, mix thoroughly.
  • with one "wet" hand take a piece of chicken and toss it around in the egg mix.
  • with same "wet" hand remove that piece and drop it in the breading.
  • roll it around with your "dry" hand patting the crumb mixture onto the chicken.
  • Bread all the chicken.
  • Remove hot pan from oven, be careful!
  • Place chicken pieces on pan evenly spaced apart.
  • Put in oven, set timer for 20 minutes.
  • At the 10 min mark , flip all the chicken pieces, cook 10 more minutes or until a thermometer registers 170F.
  • Variation: kick it up, add 1/8 tsp cayenne to the breading mix.
  • Good with real honey dill dip.
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