This heavenly recipe for air fryer chicken breast will satisfy your fried chicken cravings with no extra calories! You are guaranteed comfort and chicken breast that is cooked to perfection, golden crispy on the outside and juicy and tender on the inside. And you can enjoy this succulent chicken absolutely guilt-free.
Making chicken breast in the air fryer is effortless, quick and not messy. I love how convenient it is. The chicken will not dry out as well. This chicken recipe will rival your favorite fried chicken take out but you can make it in the comfort of your own home. There is very little oil being used so no messy grease all over your stove and this chicken is only 200 calories per serving! You can use traditional technique of flour/egg/breadcrumbs coating or go an easy express route with just oil and breadcrumbs like in this recipe.
Flavoring the breading is very important because it will really amp up the taste of the chicken.
Chicken is pleasantly bland and carries out the flavors and aromas of other ingredients like herbs and spices beautifully. This breaded chicken in-a-flash is very versatile and can be served many different ways. You can serve it on top of your favorite salad, or on its own with exciting dipping sauces. It is a huge hit with the kids as well.
It is ready in minutes making it a weeknight wonder. Start by slicing chicken breasts in halves lengthwise so they form an even 1/2 inch thick cutlets. Brush them with oil and dredge in breadcrumbs mixture. It takes about 6-7 minutes for chicken to cook.
This recipe is super simple and foolproof. Chicken breast is mouthwatering and will please even the pickiest eaters!