Easy Chicken Strips, Sliders or Sandwich - Chicken Breast Recipe

Quick Easy Chicken Strips Recipe - Chicken Finger Recipe

Quick Easy Chicken Recipe - Chicken Finger Recipe
Quick Easy Chicken Recipe - Chicken Finger Recipe

Quick Easy Chicken Strips Recipe

Wondering what to make for dinner tonight? Try these simple and delicious chicken strips! These are sure to become one of your favorite go to recipes. I keep frozen boneless, skinless chicken breasts in the freezer and these delicious strips are only minutes away. No need to buy the prepackaged nuggets with their high price tag and artificial ingredients.

I'm a busy mom of 5, so I'm always looking for recipes that are kid friendly, affordable, fast and of course, tasty. This is a great recipe to have the kids help with ... it's always fun to get the kids in the kitchen and cooking as a family. Not only does it provide a wonderful opportunity for some quality time, it teaches them some very useful culinary skills. Kids LOVE helping in the kitchen and when they are part of the process, they take pride in the finished product and are more likely to try new foods. It's a win-win situation for busy families!


Quick Chicken Breast Recipe

Quick Chicken Breast Recipe
Quick Chicken Breast Recipe

PREP: 15 Minutes COOK: 6 Minutes 4 Servings


1/2 cup seasoned dry bread crumbs

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

1-1/4 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into thin strips *

1 egg, beaten

2 tablespoons margarine, butter or olive oil


* I take frozen chicken breasts directly from the freezer, run them under cold water to remove any ice, then put them in the microwave for about 2 minutes while I gather the other ingredients. The chicken breasts will still be partially frozen, which makes them easy to slice into strips. Pop them back into the microwave for another minute or two and they're ready to bread. Just be sure that you don't start cooking the chicken in the microwave ... you only want to defrost it.


Mix the bread crumbs, salt and garlic. Dip chicken strips into egg, then coat with the bread crumb mixture.

 

Simple Chicken Breast Recipes

Simple Chicken Breast Recipes
Simple Chicken Breast Recipes

Melt margarine or butter in skillet over medium-high heat. Cook chicken 5 to 6 minutes, turning occasionally, until lightly browned and no longer pink in center.

 

Chicken Finger Recipe

Chicken Finger Recipe
Chicken Finger Recipe

Serve with warmed barbeque sauce, ranch dressing, or your favorite dipping sauce.


Chicken Finger Recipe - Sliders

Chicken Finger Recipe - Sliders
Chicken Finger Recipe - Sliders
Chicken Finger Recipe - Sliders
Chicken Finger Recipe - Sliders

They also make wonderful chicken sandwiches or sliders! My daughters love them like this.


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las81071 3 years ago

Sounds good. I never thought of cooking them in butter I always do oil. I will give this a try for sure


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tillsontitan 4 years ago from New York

Not only looks good, but easy and fast. This is something everyone should have handy. Voted useful since Vote up is not available.


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Lamme 4 years ago Author

Hi Rachel, I'm glad you liked the recipe. If you get a chance, please come and visit my cooking website at debbienet.com, I have a lot more recipes you might be interested in.


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Rachel Richmond 4 years ago from California

Thanks for the recipe :)


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Lamme 5 years ago Author

Palak, I hope you like these ... they are delicious! Thanks for stopping in and commenting.


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Palak Verma 5 years ago from Sunnyvale

Good one..I will surely try it out...


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Lamme 6 years ago Author

Hi Sunnyglitter, it is really easy! It's also delicious, give it a try to let us know what you think. Thanks for reading and commenting.


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Sunnyglitter 6 years ago from Cyberspace

Wow, this is a super easy chicken recipe!


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Lamme 6 years ago Author

awsydney, this is very quick and easy and the kids love it! Give it a try, it's delicious ;)


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awsydney 6 years ago from Sydney, Australia

This looks yummy and quite simple! Thanks for sharing!


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Lamme 6 years ago Author

Hi Chloe, I know what you mean. Chicken fingers are so easy and you know the kids will eat them. Thanks for stopping by!


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Chloe Comfort 6 years ago from Long Island

A wonderful idea and one that I also put to use. Thank goodness for chicken fingers! The kids eat them up and they ARE so easy to prepare. The wrong hub for me to be reading first thing in the morning. Oh Lamme - you have just made me very hungry - LOL.


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Lamme 6 years ago Author

Thanks His daughter, I think you're going to like it. It's also so easy to put together!


His daughter 6 years ago

Love the sound of this recipe, Lamme. Thanks! I'm going to give it a try.


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Lamme 6 years ago Author

I love your idea Garlic Angel! A nice salad and a bottle of wine would be perfect. Hey, I could feed the kids and myself ;)


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Garlic Angel 6 years ago from Dublin

oh i am so going to try them i love food like that, quick and easy and they look so so tasty. i would have them with a salad and ciabatta bread and most important a good bottle of red wine to wash it down with.. Thank you for sharing it.. i look forward to reading more of your hubs :-)


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Lamme 6 years ago Author

Thanks for your kind comments! I hope you try this recipe, I think you'll like it.


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Glenn Raymond 6 years ago from Bailey, Colorado

Say, you have made me hungry. This sounds really great, and easy. Thank you for publishing this hub. You are an excellent writer. I look foreward to reading a lot more of your work.

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