Chicken Nuggets for the Game Guys
7 or 8 chicken breasts, boneless skinless
1 cup fine bread crumbs
1 cup pretzel crumbs (process stix to bread crumb consistency)
1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1 Tablespoon dried whole thyme
1 Tablespoon dried basil
1 tsp cayenne pepper
1 cup butter
3 cloves garlic, cut in 1/4’s
Preheat oven to 400’
Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
Cut chicken into 1 1/2 inch pieces.
Combine, bread and pretzel crumbs, cheese, thyme, basil and pepper; mix well.
Melt butter with garlic over low heat - let sit 10 minutes, remove and discard garlic.
Dip chicken pieces in butter then in crumb mix.
Place on lined baking sheet.
Bake for 20 minutes or until done.