Swap out your frozen store bought chicken nuggets and make these super easy Homemade Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets instead!
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Homemade Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets

Swap out your frozen store bought chicken nuggets and make these super easy Homemade Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets instead!
Course Main Course, Snack
Cuisine American, Canadian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 18 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 396kcal
Author Carmy

Ingredients

  • cooking/oil spray
  • 2 chicken breasts cut into 1″ to 1.5″ cubes
  • 1/3 cup olive oil more if needed
  • 1.5 cup panko
  • 1/4 cup parmesan
  • 2 tsp sweet paprika

Instructions

  • Cut up your chicken breasts into 1″ to 1.5″ cubes and set them aside.
  • Set up your station with one bowl holding your olive oil, and the other holding your panko, parmesan, and paprika mix.
  • Spritz the inside of your air fryer lightly with some oil.
  • Dip your chicken cube into the olive oil, then place it into your coating. Make sure your nugget is well coated and place it into the air fryer. Repeat until your air fryer is full. Do not over crowd the air fryer, air fry in batches if needed.
  • Set your air fryer to 400F and cook your homemade chicken nuggets for 8 minutes.
  • Serve with your choice of dip.

Nutrition

Serving: 4g | Calories: 396kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 28g | Fat: 24g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 78mg | Sodium: 392mg | Potassium: 485mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 565IU | Vitamin C: 1.3mg | Calcium: 116mg | Iron: 1.9mg