Sweet Chilli Chicken Bites



When having a party or a gathering involving food, you can’t really go wrong with bite sized… well, anything. One of my personal favourite recipes is my sweet chilli chicken bites – similar to KFC Popcorn Chicken (which is the best thing to get there – maybe a twister if I’m being “healthy”.) I decided to do my own take on these, and fry them in a shallow pan rather than drowning them in oil, just to give them a little less grease and a little more yum. With these, you can serve them already covered in the sweet chilli sauce, or have the sweet chilli on the side in a small bowl to use as a dipping sauce. I did the latter for my spring soirée, just in case somebody (who would no longer remain my friend) didn’t like sweet chilli sauce – luckily, everybody did, so my friendships remained intact. I also made the sweet chilli chicken bites bigger than standard popcorn chicken, but you can cube the chicken breasts in whatever size you’d like.

Sweet Chilli Chicken Bites | hellomoonies
Sweet Chilli Chicken Bites | hellomoonies


  1. Add a few dashes of oil into a frypan, over a medium heat.
  2. Cut chicken breasts into desired size, advisably bite sized or smaller.
  3. In a small bowl, combine flour, garlic powder, salt and pepper.
  4. In another bowl, whisk eggs, milk, salt and pepper together.
  5. Toss chicken into the dry mixture, then toss in egg/milk mixture, and then again in dry mixture. Ensure chicken is completely coated each time.
  6. Places chicken pieces into frypan once the oil is hot enough, and fry until crispy and golden. This should be a couple of minutes each side.
  7. Drain on paper towels, then serve with sweet chilli sauce either as a garnish or a side.


  • 2 large chicken breasts
  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • salt & pepper, to taste
  • 4 tablespoons milk
  • 2 eggs
  • canola oil for frying
  • 2/3 cup sweet chilli sauce
Sweet Chilli Chicken Bites | hellomoonies
Sweet Chilli Chicken Bites | hellomoonies


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  1. November 30, 2017 / 7:55 am

    These sound delicious! Pinned for later.

    • Becca
      November 30, 2017 / 12:25 pm

      Thank you Jazz! :)

  2. November 30, 2017 / 4:00 am

    okay these look delicious! If I had all the ingredients handy I would seriously make these for lunch right now!

    • Becca
      November 30, 2017 / 12:25 pm

      Not to toot my own horn, but they are as delicious as they look! I’ve been craving them since I made them, haha.

  3. November 29, 2017 / 10:07 pm

    Girl these look AMAZING! Clearly this mama needs to add this to my shopping list for next week. Pinning now!



    • Becca
      November 30, 2017 / 12:24 pm

      Thanks Danielle!!! You’d better check back in next week and let me know what you think ;)

  4. November 29, 2017 / 1:45 pm

    I am definitely pinning this recipe and will make it a point to try it. It’s a simple process, which is even better for me.

    • Becca
      November 30, 2017 / 12:24 pm

      Hehe, simple processes are my favourite! :) I’d love to know what you think if you try them.

  5. November 29, 2017 / 12:09 pm

    These pics are so appetizing! I cannot wait to test this out – though mine probably won’t be as pretty lol

    • Becca
      November 30, 2017 / 12:23 pm

      I’m sure they will be! :) You’ll have to let me know what you think!

  6. November 28, 2017 / 11:35 pm

    OMG I’m super excited I found this recipe. 7:34 in the morning & I’m thinking what am I cooking for dinner & this post just falls in my lap ha.

    • Becca
      November 30, 2017 / 12:21 pm

      Ha, perfect! Sounds like fate to me :) You’ll have to let me know if you like them!

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