Quick & easy,  Moist & Tender

Air Fryer Chicken Bites

Ready In under 20 minutes & no refined oil!

Air fryer chicken bites are a quick and easy dish! Enjoy them for dinner or an after school snack. Moist and tender, and loads healthier than drive-thru nuggets.

Prep Time: 10 Min

Cook Time: 10-12 Mins


chicken breasts (cut into large bite size cubes) olive oil bread crumbs parmesan cheese garlic powder, salt & pepper & pinch of cayenne

Combine bread crumbs, garlic powder, cheese, salt & pepper & cayenne in a shallow bowl. Toss chicken bites with olive oil.

Step 1

Working in batches, thoroughly coat chicken bites in bread crumb coating and place on air fryer basket in a single layer. Cook in 400 degree air fryer for 10-12 minutes. Internal temp should be 155-160 degrees f.

Step 2

To make these in the oven, place on a rimmed baking sheet and bake at 400 for 10 minutes, then flip over each nugget and cook for another 5 minutes until internal temperature reaches 155-160 degrees f.

We love drive-thru chicken nuggets but also love when mom makes these with tater tots or fries!