Copycat Chick-fil-A Chicken Nuggets

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If you’re addicted to Chick-fil-A like myself then you HAVE to try these Copycat Chick-fil-A Chicken Nuggets! 


They taste as close to the original as you can get, and won’t put a dent in your wallet when serving friends and family! Try my copycat Chick-fil-A mac and cheese too!

Copycat Chick-fil-A Chicken Nuggets

How to Make Copycat Chick-fil-A Chicken Nuggets


1 lb Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts
1 cup Dill Pickle Juice
1 Egg
1 cup Milk
1 1/2 cup Flour
3 tablespoon Powdered Sugar
2 teaspoon Salt
1 1/2 teaspoon Pepper
1/2 teaspoon Paprika
Peanut Oil

Enjoy with the infamous Chick-fil-A sauce!


Cut chicken in 1″ pieces, place in zippered bag with pickle juice to marinate in the fridge for at least 4 hours or overnight if you can. 

In a large bowl, stir milk and egg until well mixed. 

Drain pickle juice from bag and add the chicken pieces into the milk and egg mixture. 

Toss to ensure all pieces are coated.

Drain any excess egg mixture.

Heat oil on medium high 375 degrees F.

In another freezer size zippered bag, add flour, powdered sugar, paprika, salt and pepper and shake to combine.

Add chicken to zippered bag and shake to coat.

Cook chicken pieces in oil until crispy and browned (about 3 to 4 minutes).

Drain on paper towels.

If you try these Chick-fil-A nuggets then come back and leave a comment telling me what you think!

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