• Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cooking Time: 8 mins
  • Serves: 4

Air Fryer Chicken Nuggets Recipe

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 Ingredients List

  • 1 boneless skinless chicken breast
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter melted
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan optional


Preheat air fryer to 390 degrees for 4 minutes.
Trim any fat from chicken breast, Slice into 1/2 inch thick slices, then each slice into 2 to 3 nuggets. Season chicken pieces with salt and pepper.
Place melted butter in a small bowl and breadcrumbs ( with Parmesan, if using ) in another small bowl.
Dip each piece of chicken in butter, then breadcrumbs.
Place in a single layer in the air fryer basket. Depending on the size of your air fryer, you may need to bake in two batches or more.
Set timer to 8 minutes.
When done, check if the internal temperature of chicken nuggets is at least 165 degrees F. Remove nuggets from basket with tongs and set onto a plate to cool.

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