Baked Chicken Nuggets

Servings 6

Baked Chicken Nuggets

Kids loves it! Adults will appreciate this recipe for a tasty appetizer, too! Serve warm with dipping sauces if needed.

20 minPrep Time

20 minCook Time

40 minTotal Time

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  • 3 skinless, boneless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup Italian seasoned bread crumbs
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1 tablespoon dried basil
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  2. Cut chicken breasts into 1 1/2-inch sized pieces.
  3. In a medium bowl, mix together the bread crumbs, cheese, salt, thyme and basil.
  4. Mix well.
  5. Put melted butter in a bowl or dish for dipping.
  6. Dip chicken pieces into the melted butter first, then coat with the breadcrumb mixture.
  7. Place the well-coated chicken pieces on a lightly greased cookie sheet in a single layer, and bake in the preheated oven for 20 minutes