The Best Ever Chicken Nuggets Recipe

Chicken Nuggets

 What can we say about Chicken Nuggets?   Perfectly delightful titbits, enjoyable as finger food or as part of a snack/meal with fries or potato wedges, or even enclosed in a wrap with some salad and sauce. Try this copycat Chicken Nuggets recipe at home, tastes just like store bought.They are tender and juicy on the inside and crispy on the outside. Give it a try!

Chicken Nuggets Recipe
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Bismillah, let’s begin!

Check it out the Chicken Nuggets Recipe and printable version below.

Chicken Nuggets

  • 500 gm boneless chicken breast (cubed)
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon mustard powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

For Breading

  • 1 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 2 eggs (beaten with 1 tsp milk)
  • a pinch of salt and pepper
  • salt and pepper
  • oil for deep frying


  1. Pound chicken cubes with a mallet.
  2. Place chicken pieces in a large bowl. Add soy sauce, mustard powder, garlic powder, lemon juice, salt, pepper and red chili flakes. Toss to coat evenly.
  3. Marinate chicken for at least 30 minutes to blend flavors.
  4. Now, beat eggs with a teaspoon of milk and season with a pinch of salt and pepper.
  5. Place breadcrumbs in a separate bowl.
  6. Place flour in another shallow bowl.
  7. Now roll the chicken cubes in flour mixture. Then dip in the egg and milk mixture, then coat with breadcrumbs.
  8. Heat oil in a deep pan over medium heat.
  9. Fry chicken nuggets in batches for 5-8 minutes or until they turn golden in color.
  10. Remove and drain any excess oil. Delicious Chicken Nuggets are ready to serve. ENJOY!!

Serving Suggestions:
Serve with Chili Garlic Sauce.

I have also posted Chicken Chilli Nuggets Recipe which is another easiest & tastiest version of making Chicken Nuggets. Do check it out as well.

Put your own spin on it. And lemme know how it turns out. Post a photo on Facebook (Recipestable) or  on Twitter so I can see how lovely yours turn out.

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2 responses to “The Best Ever Chicken Nuggets Recipe”

  1. mahnoor ahmad Avatar
    mahnoor ahmad

    Its good.lakin jo bazar sy nugetts milty hen bakery wgra sy wo or method hota hai us ma chicken pisa hua hota hai wo recepie bta den kindly to i shall b very thankful to u.

    1. Bushrah Avatar

      Mahnoor try this recipe =>>>Chicken Chilli Nuggets

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