Crispy Chicken Tenders: A Delicious and Crunchy Chicken Recipe

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Crispy Chicken Tenders: A Delicious and Crunchy Chicken Recipe
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on June 18, 2024

These crispy chicken tenders are the perfect blend of juicy chicken and crunchy coating. They are easy to make and perfect for a family dinner or a game day snack. Serve them with your favorite dipping sauce for a delicious and satisfying meal.


  • 1 lb chicken tenders
  • 1 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • Vegetable oil for frying


  1. Preheat the oven to 400°F.
  2. In a shallow bowl, mix together breadcrumbs, parmesan cheese, garlic powder, paprika, salt, and black pepper.
  3. In another bowl, whisk together eggs and milk.
  4. Dip each chicken tender in the egg mixture, then coat with the breadcrumb mixture, pressing gently to adhere.
  5. Heat vegetable oil in a skillet over medium-high heat.
  6. Fry the chicken tenders in batches until golden brown and cooked through, about 3-4 minutes per side.
  7. Transfer the chicken tenders to a baking sheet and bake in the oven for an additional 5-7 minutes to ensure they are fully cooked.
  8. Serve hot with your favorite dipping sauce.

Interesting Facts

  • Chicken tenders are a popular menu item at fast-food restaurants.
  • You can customize the seasoning of the breadcrumb mixture to suit your taste preferences.
  • Leftover chicken tenders can be reheated in the oven for a crispy texture.