KFC style chicken fillets

KFC Style Chicken Fillets – Easy homemade snack treat

Chicken nuggets

Isn’t it tempting to grab a bite of these crispy chicken fillets? From my own experience, I know that kids love these delicious snacks because it tastes a lot like their favourite KFC chicken fillets. The best news is that it is so easy to make and you, probably, already have all the necessary ingredients at home!

KFC chicken
Fillet burger -Place a fried fillet between a burger bun and splash some ketchup and mayo and throw a piece of lettuce to make a delicious chicken fillet burger at home!

So let’s make it;

You will need only four main ingredients;

  • A chicken breast cut into stripes
  • Eggs
  • Corn flakes
  • Plain flour

for seasoning :

  • Salt
  • Pepper powder
  • Garlic powder
  • Red chilli powder or paprika

Let’s make;

  • Sprinkle salt and pepper liberally on chicken stripes and keep aside
  • Place corn flakes in a plastic bag and crush into crumbs using a rolling pin.  Keep aside
  • Beat the egg in a bowl, mix a pinch of salt and keep aside
  • Mix plain flour, garlic powder, a few pinches of salt, red chilli powder and pepper powder and place in a flat plate
  • Now take a piece of chicken, dust in plain flour, dip in the beaten egg and finally roll in the cornflakes crumbs
  • Deep fry until golden.
  • Taste the first fried piece and adjust salt and pepper accordingly
  • Continue the same process with other pieces and serve immediately with ketchup or sweet and sour chilli sauce
prawn balls

Prawn Balls – Prawn balls wrapped with golden bread crumbs


Kids will love these crusty and savoury prawn balls as a snack with a dollop of ketchup on the side. Yum!

You can even pack these in school lunch boxes and their crustiness will be intact and taste even better. Busy mums can store the prepared prawn balls in the freezer and deep-fry, whenever needed.

Gather the following ingredients to make these;

Cooked prawns 1 cup
A few slices of bread 
Onion 1
Green chilli 1
 Salt and pepper to taste 
Egg white1 beaten
Golden bread crumbs1/2 cup

Let’s make;

  • Crush prawns with your fingers
  • Grate a bread slice.  You can use the crusty bits left after making sandwiches
  • Mix onion, green chili, salt and pepper with grated bread and prawns
  • Sprinkle little warm water if the mixture is too dry
  • Make small balls
  • Dip in the egg white, then wrap with golden breadcrumbs
  • Deep fry until golden
  • Serve with ketchup
  • Delicious!
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