Kids’ Favorite: Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Kids’ Favorite: Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Picture this: a plate of golden, crispy chicken nuggets that your kids simply can’t resist. This homemade recipe for chicken nuggets is a surefire way to win over even the pickiest eaters. With a delightful crunch on the outside and tender, juicy chicken on the inside, these nuggets are a hit every time.


  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • Cooking oil for frying


  1. Preheat your oven to 200°F (93°C) to keep the cooked nuggets warm while you fry the rest.
  2. Cut the chicken breasts into bite-sized nugget pieces.
  3. In a bowl, mix the breadcrumbs, grated Parmesan, paprika, garlic powder, salt, and pepper.
  4. In another bowl, whisk the eggs and milk together.
  5. Dip each piece of chicken into the egg mixture, then coat with the breadcrumb mixture.
  6. Heat the cooking oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Fry the nuggets until they are golden brown and cooked through, about 3-4 minutes per side.
  7. Transfer the cooked nuggets to a baking sheet in the oven to keep warm while you finish frying the rest.
  8. Serve your homemade chicken nuggets with ketchup, BBQ sauce, or your kids’ favorite dipping sauce.

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

These homemade chicken nuggets are a delightful and healthier alternative to store-bought versions. Your kids will love them, and you’ll feel good knowing exactly what’s in them.

Nutrition Information: Calories: 250 | Protein: 20g | Carbohydrates: 15g | Fat: 12g | Fiber: 1g

Imagine the joy on your kids’ faces as they bite into these delicious homemade chicken nuggets. They are crispy on the outside, tender on the inside, and full of flavor. Plus, you can be sure they are made with love and the best ingredients. Whether it’s a fun weekend snack or part of a family dinner, these nuggets are always a hit. So, give this recipe a try and watch your kids declare them their new favorites!