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Crispy Oven Chicken

You know when you are eating healthy, sometimes you just get a hankering for something “bad” like fried chicken.  I love fried chicken, but I can’t make it to save my life.  So, in my search for healthy and easy fried chicken, I have tried using crackers, breadcrumbs, and cereal – but nothing was as crispy as good old chicken fried in oil.  Until now…

Crispy Oven Chicken | Mini Van Dreams #easyrecipes #recipes #recipesforchicken



Crispy Oven Chicken


  • 1 pound skinless chicken tenderloins
  • 1 box flavored stuffing mix i.e. sage, chicken, etc
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 teaspoons paprika
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons black pepper
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder


  • Put stuffing mix in a large zipper bag. Pound until cubes are crunched up into desired size.
  • Place milk in one bowl and stuffing crumbs in second bowl.
  • Dip chicken tenderloins into milk, then into crumbs, ensuring crumbs cover chicken. Discard remaining stuffing mixture and milk.
  • Place tenderloins in baking dish prepared with cooking spray.
  • Repeat with remaining tenderloins.
  • Season with paprika, salt, pepper, and garlic powder.
  • Bake at 400 degrees for approximately 25 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink inside.


Nutrition calculated for reference only. Please recalculate using your specific ingredients.


Serving: 4g | Calories: 206kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 30g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 65mg | Sodium: 0mg | Potassium: 0mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 0g | Vitamin A: 0IU | Vitamin C: 0mg | Calcium: 0mg | Iron: 0mg
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  1. I love crispy fried chicken and the bad part is I CAN cook fried chicken. We don’t eat it a lot but THIS we can eat anytime I want it! I would have never thought to use stuffing mix! I use breadcrumbs and it just doesn’t compare to the real thing. I will definitely be pinning and trying this:)

    Hopped over from Tickle My Tastebuds and so glad I did:)

  2. Good morning Julia!
    Thank you so much for featuring my old-fashioned sugar cookies!
    And another big thank you for hosting another fun party.
    Have a great week,

  3. Don Gibson says:

    These were great!

  4. Thanks SO much for featuring my quesadillas recipe! SO excited! Love the look of that chicken recipe. I bet it’s delicious with the stuffing mix. Yum!

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