Kid Friendly Chicken Tenders

Posted: July 15

Time: 40 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

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You don’t have to be a kid to enjoy these fun Kid-Friendly Chicken Tenders: they’re enjoyable and delicious for all ages. Tender chicken is baked to crispy golden perfection perfect for dipping in your favorite sauce—YUM ! Kid-Friendly Chicken Tenders remind you what it’s like to be a kid again.


• 1/2 pound chicken breast • 1 large egg • salt, to taste • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs, plain • 2 tablespoons butter, unsalted • 2 tablespoons dipping sauce, optional, i.e honey mustard, ranch dressing, BBQ sauce, of your choice, to taste


Step 1

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.

Step 2

Boil the chicken breast for 20 minutes in water.

Step 3

In a blender, blend together the cooked chicken breast, the egg, and the salt.

Step 4

Pack small balls of the meat mixture into cookie-cutter shapes of your choice.

Step 5

Roll the shaped chicken pieces in the breadcrumbs. Alternatively, form the meat mixture into small balls and roll them in the breadcrumbs; shapes are optional.

Step 6

Place the shapes or balls onto a cookie sheet.

Step 7

Drizzle the chicken tenders with the butter to make them crispier.

Step 8

Bake until crispy, about 10 minutes. Flip halfway through if you want both sides crispy.

Step 9

Remove the chicken from the oven.

Step 10

Serve with your favorite dipping sauce.

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