Crispy Chicken Nuggets

Crispy Chicken Nuggets

Bryon Dean Thomas 0

"This is easy and a quick kids meal."
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30 m servings 213 cals
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Original recipe yields 10 servings



  • Calories:
  • 213 kcal
  • 11%
  • Fat:
  • 10.3 g
  • 16%
  • Carbs:
  • 16.6g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 13.9 g
  • 28%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 59 mg
  • 20%
  • Sodium:
  • 129 mg
  • 5%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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Nutritional Information

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Amount Per Serving
  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. Beat egg, salt, and pepper together in a bowl. Pour crushed cereal into a separate bowl. Coat chicken pieces in egg mixture. Press chicken pieces into cereal until coated.
  2. Heat oil and butter together in skillet over medium heat; cook and stir chicken until coating is golden brown and meat is no longer pink in the center, about 7 minutes.
  3. Whisk preserves and water together in a saucepan over medium-low until heated through and smooth, 2 to 3 minutes. Serve apricot sauce with chicken nuggets.


  • Editor's Note:
  • The nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of the breading ingredients. The actual amount of the breading consumed will vary. We have determined the nutritional value of oil for frying based on a retention value of 10% after cooking. The exact amount will vary depending on cooking time and temperature, ingredient density, and the specific type of oil used.



Kids will love this! Adults will want to add more seasoning (I like Papa's Seasoning Salt from this site). I made this as directed. It took me 30 minutes from start to finish, but that was wi...

I made these tonight for the family. I used Rice Krispies and crushed them in a ziploc bag then added some seasoned salt. I cut chicken breast into thick strips and soaked in an egg wash then p...

Finally got around to making these and they were terrific! Marianne's picture made my mouth water last week and I knew I had to make them. With her suggestion of adding more spices, garlic powde...

Better than Cick-Fil-A!

Made this for my wife tonight because we never know what to make with chicken anymore. She loved it! Huge hit, thanks.

Excellent. I didn't have Rice Krispies but had corn chex cereal so used that instead This was fantastic and will make again.