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Doritos Air Fryer Chicken Tenders

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Doritos air fryer chicken tenders are my kids new favorite dinner meal. Any time we add Doritos to a meal they are usually pretty happy. 

For me, I love making dinner in the air fryer because it makes my time in the kitchen so much shorter! It’s a win for everyone.

Doritos Air Fryer Chicken Tenders

Doritos Air Fryer Chicken Tenders

Ingredients

  • 8-12 boneless skinless chicken tenders
  • 1 large bag of Doritos
  • 1 cup Panko crumbs
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 2 tsp. cajun spice
  • 4 eggs beaten
  • Olive oil cooking spray as needed

Doritos Air Fryer Chicken Tenders

Directions:

  1. Using a sealed Ziploc bag add your Doritos, crush the Doritos so that they are a texture similar to Panko crumbs.
  2. Pour the Dorito crumbs and Panko into a medium sized bowl and set to the side
  3. Place flour, cajun spiced, and cayenne pepper in one bowl and eggs in another.
  4. Whisk the eggs.
  5. Preheat your Air fryer (if needed) to the chicken pre-set temperature or 380.
  6. Take a chicken tender and put it in the flour and dredge them.
  7. Shake off any excess flour.
  8. Place it in the egg wash and turn them so they are evenly coated in egg.
  9. Now dredge it in the crushed Doritos Panko mix.
  10. Place on a baking sheet.
  11. Do this with the remaining chicken strips.
  12. Place the tenders in your Air Fryer and cook for 12-14 minutes.
  13. ENJOY

Doritos Air Fryer Chicken Tenders

Doritos Air Fryer Chicken Tenders

Doritos Air Fryer Chicken Tenders

Published By Jill
Doritos air fryer chicken tenders are my kids new favorite dinner meal. Any time we add Doritos to a meal they are usually pretty happy. 
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Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 12 mins
Total Time 22 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 8 servings
Calories 352 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 8-12 boneless skinless chicken tenders
  • 1 large bag of Doritos
  • 1 cup Panko crumbs
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 2 tsp. cajun spice
  • 4 eggs beaten
  • Olive oil cooking spray as needed

Instructions
 

  • Using a sealed Ziploc bag add your Doritos, crush the Doritos so that they are a texture similar to Panko crumbs.
  • Pour the Dorito crumbs and Panko into a medium sized bowl and set to the side
  • Place flour, cajun spiced, and cayenne pepper in one bowl and eggs in another.
  • Whisk the eggs.
  • Preheat your Air fryer (if needed) to the chicken pre-set temperature or 380.
  • Take a chicken tender and put it in the flour and dredge them.
  • Shake off any excess flour.
  • Place it in the egg wash and turn them so they are evenly coated in egg.
  • Now dredge it in the crushed Doritos Panko mix.
  • Place on a baking sheet.
  • Do this with the remaining chicken strips.
  • Place the tenders in your Air Fryer and cook for 12-14 minutes.
  • ENJOY

Nutrition

Calories: 352kcalCarbohydrates: 41gProtein: 18gFat: 12gSaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 113mgSodium: 294mgPotassium: 355mgFiber: 3gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 835IUVitamin C: 0.7mgCalcium: 95mgIron: 2.7mg
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