Oven-Baked Chicken Fingers


Indulge in a healthier yet equally delicious version of a classic favorite with our Crunchy Delight: Oven-Baked Chicken Fingers. These chicken fingers are a perfect blend of crispy and golden-brown, coated in a flavorful breadcrumb and herb mixture. Baked to perfection, they offer a delightful crunch with every bite, making them a fantastic meal or snack for all ages.

Oven-Baked Chicken Fingers

Time Requirements

  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 35 minutes


  • Serves: 4
  • Serving Size: 3-4 chicken fingers

Nutritional Information (Per Serving)

  • Calories: 250 kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 20g
  • Protein: 25g
  • Fat: 8g


  • Chicken breast, cut into strips: 500 grams (1.1 pounds)
  • Breadcrumbs: 150 grams (1 1/2 cups)
  • Fresh herbs (parsley, thyme): 15 grams (1 tablespoon)
  • Egg: 1 (large)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • For Dipping:
    • Honey mustard sauce
    • Barbecue sauce

Method of Preparation

  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C (400°F) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Beat the egg in a bowl. In another bowl, mix breadcrumbs with chopped herbs, salt, and pepper.
  3. Dip each chicken strip into the egg, then coat with the breadcrumb mixture.
  4. Place the chicken fingers on the baking sheet.
  5. Bake for 20 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through and the coating is crispy.
  6. Serve with honey mustard and barbecue sauce for dipping.

Culinary Tips

  • For extra crunch, add some grated Parmesan to the breadcrumb mixture.
  • Turn halfway through baking for even crispiness.


Can I make these gluten-free?

Yes, use gluten-free breadcrumbs.

How can I store leftovers?

Keep refrigerated in an airtight container for up to 2 days.

Can I add different flavors?

Certainly, try adding paprika or garlic powder for a flavor twist.

Our Crunchy Delight: Oven-Baked Chicken Fingers are a tasty and healthier alternative to the traditional fried version, perfect for family dinners, parties, or as a delightful snack. Enjoy the homemade goodness and the joy of crunching into these delicious chicken fingers! 🍗🌿🥘