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Oven-Baked Chicken Nuggets

Try this Oven Baked Chicken Nuggets recipe for a tasty, kid-friendly dinner entrée.

Prep Time15 minutes

Total Time30 minutes


Please note: these estimates are based on the intended serving size.

Ingredients (Scaling)

  • egg(s)
  • fluid ounces 1% milk
  • fluid ounces bran flakes cereal, crushed
  • fluid ounces ground black pepper or chili powder
  • net weight ounces boneless skinless chicken thigh(s), cut into nugget-size pieces
  • fluid ounces dipping sauce
  • Nonstick cooking spray

Oven-Baked Chicken Nuggets


  • Heat oven to 400°F. Coat a baking sheet with nonstick cooking spray.

  • In a bowl, whisk the egg and milk together.

  • Place crushed cereal and pepper or chili powder in a separate bowl and mix together.

  • Dip chicken pieces in egg mixture and then into cereal mixture. Place coated chicken pieces on a baking sheet and lightly spray with nonstick cooking spray.

  • Bake for 15 minutes or until internal temperature reaches 165°F. Serve with preferred dipping sauce.