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Crunchy Chicken Nuggets

No recipe image available.Your family, kids especially, will enjoy these crispy, chip-crusted chicken nuggets with their favorite dipping sauces.

Recipe Ingredients:

1/4 cup milk
1 large egg
1 1/2 cups crushed sour cream and onion flavored potato chips (or plain, or your favorite flavor)
1/4 teaspoon thyme
1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
1 1/2 pounds chicken breast or boneless thigh meat, cut into chunks
2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted

Cooking Directions:

  1. In a small bowl, place the milk and egg and mix together with a fork by beating slightly.
  2. On a piece of wax paper, place potato chip crumbs mixed with thyme and pepper.
  3. Line a shallow baking pan with foil and spray with vegetable cooking spray.
  4. Dip each chunk of chicken piece in egg-milk mixture; then roll in seasoned chip crumbs and arrange in a single layer on foil-lined baking pan. Repeat until all chunks are arranged in the pan. Let sit 15 minutes.
  5. Drizzle melted butter over chicken chunks and place in oven preheated to 425°F (220°C).
  6. Bake about 30 minutes or until chunks are brown and crisp and fork can be inserted in chicken with ease.

Makes 6 servings.

Recipe provided courtesy of the National Chicken Council. Used with permission.