Kid-Friendly Eats: DIY Chicken Nuggets

Kid-Friendly Eats: DIY Chicken Nuggets

Prepare to embark on a culinary adventure that will leave your kids asking for more – our delightful DIY Chicken Nuggets! This easy-to-follow recipe promises not just a delicious meal, but also a fun-filled cooking experience for the whole family. Let’s dive into the details.


  • 2 lbs boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • Cooking spray


  1. Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Cut the chicken breasts into bite-sized nuggets.
  3. In separate bowls, set up a breading station with flour, beaten eggs, and a mixture of breadcrumbs, Parmesan, garlic powder, onion powder, salt, and pepper.
  4. Dip each chicken nugget into the flour, then the egg, and finally coat with the breadcrumb mixture.
  5. Place the coated nuggets on the prepared baking sheet and lightly spray with cooking spray.
  6. Bake for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown and cooked through.
  7. Serve these golden nuggets with your favorite dipping sauce and watch the smiles appear!

Prep Time: 15 minutes | Cook Time: 20 minutes | Total Time: 35 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These DIY Chicken Nuggets are not just a tasty treat; they’re a bonding experience for the whole family. Crispy on the outside, tender on the inside – the perfect kid-friendly dish!

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 320 | Protein: 25g | Carbohydrates: 20g | Fat: 15g | Fiber: 2g

Conclude your culinary journey with a table full of smiles, happy taste buds, and the satisfaction of creating a meal together. These Kid-Friendly DIY Chicken Nuggets are more than a recipe; they’re a memory in the making!

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