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Cap’n Crunch® Chicken Tenders

Prep Time:

10 min

Cook Time:

5 min

Total Time:

15 min



Chicken tenders got a glow-up! Ditch the boring and coat yours in Cap'n Crunch® for a crunchy, sweet and salty explosion.


How to make it

  • 1

    Use 15% marinaded tenders, if tenders are larger than approx. 1 ¼ oz wt they need to be cut into correct weights lengthwise. Preheat fryer to 350°F.

  • 2

    Add salt to all-purpose flour and mix to incorporate.

  • 3

    Mix ground cereal with black pepper and separate cereal into two separate containers. Set one aside for dredging the cooked chicken right out of the fryer.

  • 4

    Dredge chicken in flour, then in egg, and lastly in the cereal. Place on pan lined and cereal dusted half sheet trays (if using marinated tenders do not do more than 2 hours in advance).

  • 5

    Strips: Fry at 350°F for 2 min 15 sec to 2 min 45 sec or until the internal temperature reaches 165°F. Toss immediately in fresh cereal right out of the fryer. Serve immediately.

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