Parmesan Chicken Nuggets Recipe
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Parmesan Chicken Nuggets Recipe

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My 3-year-old is going through a stage where he'll eat only chicken nuggets and French fries. I like to make these golden nuggets for him so I know what he's eating. They're so good, we like them, too! —Amanda Livesay, Mobile, Alabama
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:8 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES: 8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 1 cup panko (Japanese) bread crumbs
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1-1/2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • Marinara sauce, optional

Nutritional Facts

6 nuggets (calculated without marinara): 191 calories, 9g fat (5g saturated fat), 67mg cholesterol, 309mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (trace sugars, trace fiber), 20g protein

Directions

  1. Place butter in a shallow bowl. Combine the bread crumbs, cheese and salt in another shallow bowl. Dip chicken in butter, then roll in crumbs.
  2. Place in a single layer on two 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pans. Bake at 375° for 15-18 minutes or until no longer pink, turning once. Serve with marinara sauce if desired.
    Freeze option: Cool chicken nuggets. Freeze in freezer containers. To use, partially thaw in refrigerator overnight. Place on a baking sheet and reheat in a preheated 375° oven 7-12 minutes or until heated through.
    Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Parmesan Chicken Nuggets in Simple & Delicious April/May 2013, p30

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Reviewed Jun. 13, 2016

"Very easy recipe... and Delish!"

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Reviewed May. 2, 2016

"Very tasty! The panko crumbs made the nuggets really crispy. Definitely a keeper!"

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Reviewed Jan. 25, 2016

"Very good and quick. Used boneless strips. Served with chunky salsa"

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Reviewed Dec. 8, 2015

""Soo yummieee

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http://www.reciflix.com/#/category/nonveg/subcats""

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Reviewed Aug. 27, 2015

"Everyone in my family loved it. Keeper."

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