Baked Honey BBQ Popcorn Chicken Appies

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This chicken breast recipe is easy to make and produces crunchy, sticky chicken poppers recipe with a honey barbecue sauce. This appetizer food idea is plain popcorn chicken bites that are submerged in a tangy and sweet honey barbecue sauce you are sure to love. The honey barbecue sauce is sticky, and its flavor sinks into the crispy popcorn chicken breading. This really is a food idea you will be sure to make again, and you don’t even need to make a dipping sauce. And the good news is that this easy to make recipe uses simple condiments from the refrigerator. The breading for this chicken bread recipe has three layers, but it's super easy to make. You’ll start with flour, and the chicken pieces will get a coating of the flour before being dunked in egg. The flour on the chicken breast pieces helps the egg to stick, and the egg helps keep the crunchy coating stick. So, you’ll have a few bowls of ingredients happening on your counter, but clean up is a breeze. For a super crunchy and thick coating on the chicken breasts, you will use corn flakes cereal. The crushed cornflake crumbs will be mixed with some seasonings for some added flavor with ingredients such as salt, pepper, smoked paprika and garlic powder. Then you’ll bake the chicken breast popcorn recipe until super crisp, which should only take about 20 minutes or so, but you want to be sure and keep your eye on them. If your popcorn bites are cut very small, they might only need about 15 minutes. For the full recipe for this chicken breast recipe food idea, you will want to take a look at the Sally's Baking Addiction site.

The honey barbecue sauce is nothing more than these three ingredients to include barbecue sauce, honey, and a bit of ketchup. These ingredients are all warmed together over the stove to help thin them out; then the sauce is poured over the warm chicken breast pieces. You'll need to give them a toss, taste them, and you are ready to go. This chicken breast recipe also works great as an easy dinner option when served with sweet potato fries. And believe it or not, this chicken breast recipe can also be served on salad. Just add some chopped lettuce, tomato, cucumber, bacon crumble, shredded cheddar cheese and you will love this recipe idea. For this chicken breast recipe, you will need boneless skinless chicken breasts, all-purpose flour, corn flakes cereal, salt, freshly ground black pepper, garlic powder, smoked paprika, eggs, and milk.

When it comes to using and buying chicken for use in chicken breast recipe, there are a few tips you'll want to remember. When buying fresh chicken, make sure there is no off smell. Fresh chicken should have very little or next to no smell. If buying a whole chicken, you want to make sure the skin, the flesh and bones are undamaged. Chicken breasts should also be plump with a very pale pink flesh and very little fat. Chicken thighs for recipes and food ideas have a darker meat and should have a dark pink flesh with a bit of white fat. To store chicken, it is best to keep it in its original container or place in a shallow container that is loosely but completely covered. Store the chicken in the coldest part of the fridge for up to two days.

You'll find this easy chicken breast recipe on the Sally's Baking Addiction site. On the site, you will find appetizer recipes, easy chicken breast recipes, dessert recipes, main dish food ideas, side dish food ideas and more. **

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