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Wheaties™ Crusted Chicken

  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 40 min
  • Servings 4

You really have to try this quick and easy chicken recipe. Your kids will get a kick out out of this twist on eating breakfast for dinner. Or they may groan and roll their eyes. ...MORE+ LESS-

TBSP Kari
September 20, 2016

Ingredients

2
cups Wheaties™ cereal
1 1/2
cups Chex Mix™ Snack
1
large egg
1
cup milk
1
cup all purpose flour
1
teaspoon onion powder
1
teaspoon garlic powder
1/2
teaspoon black pepper
2
lbs chicken breast cut into 1 oz pcs
1
amount veggie oil for frying

Steps

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  • 1
    Roughly grind the cereals and set aside (the kids like this part).
  • 2
    Beat the egg w/the milk and set aside.
  • 3
    Stir in the flour, onion & garlic powder, black pepper.
  • 4
    Dip the chicken pieces into the seasoned flour. Move around to coat well, then shake off the excess flour.
  • 5
    Dip into the egg wash, coating well, then dip into the cereal mixture, coating well.
  • 6
    Heat oil in a large heavy skillet to 325° F, Drop coated chicken tenders carefully into the hot oil and cook until golden brown and fully cooked, 3 to 5 minutes depending on size.
  • 7
    Drain and serve immediately to cheers and smiling faces.
 

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
660
Calories from Fat
220
% Daily Value
Total Fat
24g
37%
Saturated Fat
6g
30%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
165mg
56%
Sodium
430mg
18%
Potassium
490mg
14%
Total Carbohydrate
59g
20%
Dietary Fiber
4g
16%
Sugars
7g
Protein
52g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
15%
15%
Vitamin C
4%
4%
Calcium
10%
10%
Iron
50%
50%
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 6 1/2 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 4 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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