Cheesy Fried Chicken Nuggets

Cheesy Fried Chicken NuggetsI know, I know, you just love chicken nuggets! And, what if they're served piping hot drenched in melted cheese? Let's make this irresistible preparation right now. The seasoning used for chicken nuggets often vary depending on the geolocation. So, feel free to experiment with it. Similarly, you can go with your preferred cheese variety replacing the one mentioned in the ingredients list. You can use the same process to make delicious fish nuggets. Serve these nuggets with your favorite dip and make sure you've made loads of extra servings. It's an ideal preparation for the weekend party. So, let's get started and make this mouthwatering and cheesy delight. Do try it once and you'll never regret it.

Cheesy Fried Chicken Nuggets
Cheesy Fried Chicken Nuggets

Cheesy Fried Chicken Nuggets

Savor these deep fried, scrumptious and cheesy chicken nuggets which are seasoned to perfection and are coated with a crispy and crunchy layer of batter.

Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 10 minutes
Servings: 4

  • 300 gm chicken breast (cut in 1-1/2" or 2" pieces)
  • 3/4 cup Mozzarella cheese (melted)
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 tsp garlic powder
  • ground black pepper (to taste)
  • 1 tsp lime juice
  • 1 tsp dark soy sauce
  • 2 medium-sized eggs (whipped)
  • 1-1/2 cup seasoned breadcrumbs
  • vegetable oil (for deep frying)
  • salt to taste


  1. Add garlic powder, ground black pepper, lime juice, dark soy sauce, and salt in flour sifting it for half a minute.
  2. Add chicken pieces in it and coat the seasoned flour on all the pieces with hands.
  3. Keep aside for 10 minutes.
  4. Add a pinch of salt and ground pepper in eggs and whip again for half a minute.
  5. Spread seasoned breadcrumbs in a large flat plate.
  6. Heat vegetable oil in a deep fry pan on a low-medium flame.
  7. Take a piece of flour-coated chicken and dip it in whipped egg.
  8. Transfer to the seasoned breadcrumbs plate and roll gently to get the second coat on the chicken chunk.
  9. Fry till it turns golden brown and transfer on a paper towel.
  10. Repeat this process for all the pieces.
  11. Transfer all the fried chicken nuggets to the serving plate and top it with a thick layer of melted Mozzarella cheese.
  12. Serve hot with your favorite dip.