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Copycat Chick-fil-A Nuggets

This copycat Chick-fil-A Chicken Nuggets Recipe tastes just like the real thing! This recipe will save you time and money! 

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4
Author Stephanie@StockpilingMoms

Ingredients

  • 1 large egg
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 lb. skinless and boneless chicken breasts
  • 1 1/4 cup flour
  • 2 Tbsp powdered sugar
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1/2 tsp chili powder
  • peanut or canola oil for frying

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl whisk milk and egg together.
  2. Place chicken on cutting board and cut into cubed bite size pieces; trim any fat that you may see.
  3. Place the chicken in the milk mixture and toss so that all is coated and place in refrigerator for at least 30 minutes to soak.
  4. In another large bowl combine the dry ingredients listed above and stir
  5. In cast iron skillet or sauce pan (dutch oven) pour in oil so that its at least an inch deep on med/high heat.
  6. Remove the chicken from refrigerator and place about 8 pieces from the milk mixture into the flour mixture.
  7. Make sure all the chicken is coated with the flour and then place into the hot oil.
  8. Cook each side for at least 2-3 minutes or until golden brown (You want to make sure that chicken is no longer pink so you can cut one piece to test it out).
  9. Place the chicken on some paper towels to soak up any oil.
  10. Repeat the same steps with the rest of the chicken and serve.