Oven Baked Chicken Tenders with Mayo
Baked chicken tenders (or you may call them baked chicken nuggets) can be really-really good, and without all the frying and oil.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
- 2 boneless skinless chicken breasts
- ¾ cup Mayonnaise
- 1 ½ cups Panko Bread Crumbs
- ½ tbsp Garlic Powder
- ½ tbsp Onion Powder
- Salt and Pepper to taste
- Thyme (optional)
- Sriracha Mayo (for dipping, optional)
Preheat oven to 375 F.
Cut chicken into 1” strips going with the grain of the meat. Season with salt and pepper.
Prepare two bowls. In a first bowl, mix Bread Crumbs, Garlic Powder, Onion Powder, Salt and Pepper. Place mayonnaise in a 2nd mixing bowl.
Dredge the cut chicken into mayonnaise, then dredge in seasoned Panko mixture.
Place coated chicken in a single layer on the baking sheet, leaving room between each tender.
Bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes, turn each piece, bake for 15 more minutes.
Tenders will be lightly browned and delicious. Sprinkle with thyme (optional) and serve with Sriracha mayo or sauce of your choice!
Calories: 356kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 32g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 53mg | Sodium: 333mg | Potassium: 223mg | Vitamin A: 0.9% | Vitamin C: 0.8% | Calcium: 0.9% | Iron: 2%