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Crispy Popcorn Chicken

  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 4 Servings 1x


These easy popcorn chicken bites come together in less than 30 minutes, and make a fantastic quick dinner or hearty snack. The outside coating crisps up perfectly in the oven and eliminates the need for a deep fryer!


  • 4 thinly sliced chicken breasts
  • 2 tbsp honey mustard
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp garlic powder
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 1/2 cups homemade bread crumbs


  1. Cut up chicken into bite sized pieces using kitchen scissors.
  2. Whisk egg, mustard, salt, and garlic powder in bowl until smooth.
  3. Place bread crumbs in a separate bowl.
  4. Line baking sheet with foil and spray or drizzle with butter and spread it around.
  5. Place all chicken pieces in egg mixture and stir well to coat.
  6. Using tongs take a few pieces of chicken at a time and coat with bread crumbs on all sides.
  7. Place on baking sheet close together but not touching.
  8. Bake at 415 degrees for 20 minutes, flipping chicken pieces over about halfway through.
  9. Serve with desired dressing or dip.
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Category: Dinner
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: popcorn chicken, chicken poppers