Fried Chicken Breast "Burger"

16
Colleen Sowa

By
@colleenlucky7

I created this recipe as an alternative to a regular burger. This recipe has all the steps included, but the main thing is making the fried chicken breast "burger". The toppings are all optional according to your tastes.

This really is an easy recipe... I just broke it down into steps with photos to show all of you.

*** You can also make this using fish or pork!

I hope you will try this recipe.... it is so good!

Play With Your Food! xo

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4 - 6 sandwiches
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

  • CHICKEN

  • 4-6 large
    chicken breasts, boneless and skinless
  • COATINGS

  • 2 c
    corn flake crumbs
  • 1 c
    flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    each: sea salt, black pepper, cayenne pepper, garlic powder
  • 3 large
    eggs
  • 1/4 c
    water
  • OIL FOR FRYING

  • 1/3 c
    vegetable oil
  • BREAD

  • 1 large
    loaf of bread (any kind you like, i used an old world french bread, pre sliced)
  • SANDWICH FILLINGS

  • 2 large
    tomatoes (sliced)
  • 1 bag(s)
    romaine lettuce leaves (or any lettuce)
  • 1 jar(s)
    mayonnaise (or other topping like ranch dressing, bbq sauce, sour cream)

How to Make Fried Chicken Breast "Burger"

Step-by-Step

  1. Butterfly cut each chicken breast, or pound it gently but firmly with the side of a saucer as in this photo.
    You will be making the meat thinner and larger.
  2. Put corn flake crumbs, flour and spices together in bowl. Mixing well.
  3. Beat the eggs and water together in a separate bowl.
  4. Coat the chicken with the corn flake mixture.
  5. Dip coated chicken into the egg mixture.
  6. Coat with the corn flake mixture again. Then put in Skillet with vegetable oil to fry.
  7. Fry the chicken about 7 minutes on each side, until chicken is browned, cooked and juices are clear.
  8. Place two slices of desired bread on a plate. Spread each slice with mayonnaise (or other desired topping).
  9. Put lettuce on one slice of bread and a chicken breast on the other slice of bread.
  10. Put sliced tomato on top of one side.
  11. Put both sides of sandwich together.
  12. Cut sandwich in half on the diagonal (I am so fussy about this!)
  13. Serve!

    *** If you are having guests, let them help by assembling their own sandwiches with toppings of choice!

Printable Recipe Card

About Fried Chicken Breast "Burger"

Course/Dish: Sandwiches
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids
Hashtags: #burger #chicken



Show 4 Comments & Reviews

18 Dessert Recipes To Make Easter a Little Sweeter

18 Dessert Recipes To Make Easter a Little Sweeter


In some households, the holiday meal is the highlight of the day. But in others, the dessert table is the real star. If that’s the case in your house, you’re in luck. We’re sharing an assortment of recipes so there is something for everyone. Carrot cake a must-have? You’ll find an addictive one, plus a […]

17 Bright and Delicious Springtime Desserts

17 Bright and Delicious Springtime Desserts


Slowly, we’re coming out of our winter cocoons. So, put away the down jacket and swap it for an apron. It’s time to get into the kitchen and start baking. Filled with berries and bright flavors (hello lemon everything!), spring desserts light up our taste buds. In honor of spring’s arrival, here are 17 easy […]

10 Cadbury Creme Egg-Inspired Desserts

10 Cadbury Creme Egg-Inspired Desserts


Cadbury Creme Egg’s have a cult following. When they first make their appearance each new year, Creme Egg lovers go crazy. If you’re not familiar with them, Cadbury Creme Eggs are chocolate candy shaped like an egg. Inside, is a white and yellow filling that mimics the yolk of an egg. Great for snacking and […]