How to make Chicken Pops -

Boneless chicken strips stuffed with cheese and deep fried. Simple and easy recipe for crispy and juicy chicken pops. Prep the chicken in a flavoured Indian batter to soak up some zingy flavours and warming spices. Once fried these little chicken bites make a delicious finger food that your guests will marvel at.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from the book Fun Food For Fussy Kids.

Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट), Breadcrumbs

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Chicken Pops

Chicken Pops Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chicken Pops Recipe

  • Boneless chicken breasts cut into 2 inch long pieces 2

  • Breadcrumbs 3/4 cup

  • Ginger paste 1 teaspoon

  • Garlic paste 1 teaspoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 1 tablespoon

  • White pepper powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Processed cheese cut into 1 inch long sticks 50 grams

  • Oil to deep fry

  • Egg beaten 1

  • Bread crumbs 3/4 cup

  • Green chutney as required


Step 1

Slit each chicken piece without cutting through.

Step 2

For the marination mix the ginger and garlic pastes with fresh coriander, white pepper powder and salt in a bowl. Marinate the chicken pieces in this mixture for ten minutes.

Step 3

Place a cheese stick between the slit of each chicken piece and roll.

Step 4

Heat the oil in a non-stick kadai. Dip each chicken piece in the beaten egg, coat them with the breadcrumbs and deep fry till crisp and golden. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 5

Serve hot with green chutney.

Best Served With

Green Chutney

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.