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    chicken nuggets with ketchup and spinach leaves


    Cheerios® crunchy chicken nuggets

    Coat your chicken with a sprinkle of CHEERIOS® and serve with your favourite dip for a yummy crunchy lunch.
    Preparation Time
    15 min
    Cooking Time
    25 min
    Cooling Time
    Skill Level
    Serving Size


    • 2 cups of CHEERIOS® cereal
    • 0.5 tsp salt
    • 0.25 tsp pepper
    • 0.25 cup of milk
    • 2 tbsp honey
    • 1 tbsp mustard
    • 1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs, cut into 1-inch pieces
    • 2 tbsp butter or margarine, melted


    • Heat oven to 400°F.
    • Spray with cooking spray or lightly grease 13x9-inch pan.
    • Finely crush cereal.
    • Stir together cereal, salt and pepper; set aside.
    • In medium bowl, stir together milk, honey and mustard until blended.
    • Dip chicken into milk mixture; coat with cereal mixture.
    • Place chicken in pan; drizzle with melted butter.
    • Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until crust is golden and chicken is no longer pink in center.