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Nuggets with Dill Sauce

Total Time

Prep: 30 min. Cook: 15 min.


2 dozen

A creamy sauce, seasoned with dill weed and relish, enhances these fun-to-eat fried chicken bites. Carol Crooks of Jonesboro, Georgia shared the recipe.


  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons sesame seeds
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1/2 cup water
  • Oil for frying
  • 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons dill pickle relish
  • 1 teaspoon dill weed


  1. In a large shallow bowl, combine the flour, sesame seeds and salt. Combine egg and water; stir into dry ingredients just until moistened.
  2. In an electric skillet, heat 1 in. of oil to 375°. Dip chicken into batter. Fry chicken, a few pieces at a time, for 1 to 1-1/2 minutes on each side or until golden brown. Drain on paper towels; keep warm.
  3. In a small bowl, combine sauce ingredients. Serve with chicken nuggets.

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