• 21 Ratings

No deep fryers needed here! Our delicious chicken fingers recipe gets perfectly crispy right in the oven. And once your baked chicken fingers are ready, take your pick of six different dipping sauces (think sweet and sour apricot or buffalo) to keep everyone at the table happy.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Credit: Kritsada Panichgul

Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
bake:
8 mins at 400°
Servings:
4
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Mix-and-Match Baked Chicken Fingers and Dipping Sauces

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  • Preheat oven to 400°F. In a medium bowl whisk together egg, sour cream, salt, garlic powder, and pepper. Cut chicken lengthwise into strips about 3/4 inch thick. Add chicken to egg mixture. Stir to combine.

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  • Brush a 15x10x1-inch baking pan with oil; set aside. Place desired Breading in a shallow dish. Transfer chicken, a few pieces at a time, to the dish. Roll and press chicken strips to coat all sides with Breading. Arrange chicken in a single layer in prepared pan, leaving space between each piece.

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  • Bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink, turning after 5 minutes. Serve with desired Dipping Sauces.

Breading:

Place one of the following in a large resealable plastic bag; seal bag, pressing out air. Place bag on a cutting board and, using a rolling pin, crush to make coarse crumbs.2 cups mini pretzel twists4 cups tortilla chips2 cups cheddar-flavored fish-shaped or square snack crackers3 cups potato chips2 cups Gardetto's Original Recipe snack mix

Nutrition Facts (Mix-and-Match Baked Chicken Fingers and Dipping Sauces)

505 calories; total fat 29g; saturated fat 5g; polyunsaturated fat 5g; monounsaturated fat 8g; cholesterol 148mg; sodium 1053mg; potassium 592mg; carbohydrates 23g; fiber 1g; sugar 2g; protein 35g; vitamin a 340IU; vitamin c 2mg; thiamin 0mg; riboflavin 0mg; niacin equivalents 16mg; vitamin b6 1mg; folate 16mcg; vitamin b12 0mcg; calcium 30mg; iron 2mg.

Sweet and Sour Apricot

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  • In a small bowl, combine apricot preserves (snip any large pieces of fruit), ketchup, rice vinegar, and soy sauce.

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Cooled-Down Mexican Salsa

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  • In a small bowl, combine salsa, dairy sour cream, and Mexican cheese blend.

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Kids Buffalo Style

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  • In a small bowl, combine ranch salad dressing, ketchup, and finely crumbled blue cheese.

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Tropical Breeze

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  • In a small bowl, combine pineapple; banana yogurt; shredded coconut; and lime juice.

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Honey Mustard Sauce

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  • In a small bowl stir together mayonnaise or salad dressing and honey mustard. Cover and chill until serving time.

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Pizza Pizzazz

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  • In a small microwave-safe bowl, combine pizza sauce, cheese, and olives. Microwave on 100% power (high) for 1 minute. Stir; continue to microwave for 1 minute more, stirring after every 20 seconds, until heated through and cheese melts.

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Reviews

21 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 12
  • 4 star values: 5
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 1
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