Mom's Spiced Chicken Bites

1
Sara Andrea

By
@Sara_Andrea

I had some extra chicken to cook up before it went bad so I put some spices together (I really am into fennel right now) just to experiment. I thought there would be leftovers for days but the family ate seconds and it was gone before I knew it!

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 4
    boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    paprika
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    ground cumin
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    ground mustard
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    ground fennel seed
  • 1 tsp
    pepper
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 3 Tbsp
    olive oil

How to Make Mom's Spiced Chicken Bites

Step-by-Step

  1. In a medium bowl, combine all spices, mix well.
  2. Use a paper towel to dry chicken breasts. Trim fat and discard. Cut into bite size pieces. Put chicken pieces in bowl with spices and mix until fully coated.
  3. Heat olive oil in non-stick pan on medium-high. Put coated chicken pieces in hot oil. Cover with lid and cook, shaking every couple of minutes for about 8 minutes, or until cooked through.
  4. MEAL IDEAS:
    1. Serve over rice with a side of roasted cauliflower.
    2. Serve over salad of your choice (especially delicious with my homemade ranch recipe).
    3. Served in a tortilla with cheese, lettuce, tomato and sour cream.

Printable Recipe Card

About Mom's Spiced Chicken Bites

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic Dairy Free
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy



Show 2 Comments & Reviews

Recipes You Can Make With Orange Juice

Recipes You Can Make With Orange Juice


Did you stock up when orange juice was on sale and realize you bought too much? Or, did someone put the container back in the fridge with only a little bit left? Well, OJ isn’t just for drinking with breakfast. It’s a fantastic ingredient for cooking and baking, too. Here are 12 recipes to try […]

17 Sweet and Savory Butternut Squash Recipes

17 Sweet and Savory Butternut Squash Recipes


All hail fall’s favorite veggie – butternut squash! Well, technically it’s a fruit because of its seeds but most treat it a vegetable. Come cooler weather this sweet and nutty winter squash first makes an appearance on our produce shelves. Super versatile, butternut squash can be stuffed for a main meal, incorporated into a quick […]

12 Restaurant-Style Fried Rice Recipes

12 Restaurant-Style Fried Rice Recipes


Make restaurant-style fried rice at home! It may sound and look intimidating, but preparing fried rice is quite simple. A great way to use leftover white rice, too. From chicken fried rice to vegetable fried rice to fried rice with egg, these recipes will have your family thinking you ordered takeout.