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How to Cook KFC Style Chicken Popcorn

A very easy to make KFC style chicken popcorn! All you need are very basic ingredients usually found in your kitchen and refrigerator! I'm sure you are going to love this fried chicken nuggets!
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time5 minutes
Course: Chicken Recipe
Cuisine: Filipino/American
Keyword: chicken pops, fried chicken, KFC Chicken popcorn
Servings: 3 servings
Calories: 232kcal
Author: Manny


  • 1/2 kilo chicken breast fillet sliced into large cubes
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. black pepper powder
  • 1 Tbsp. soy sauce
  • 1 medium raw egg
  • 1 Tbsp. cornstarch
  • 1 tsp. tabasco sauce or hot sauce optional
  • cooking oil for frying

For Breading:

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 Tbsp. paprika or chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp. onion powder


How to Cook KFC Style Chicken Popcorn

  • Slice the chicken fillet into large cubes.
  • Get a mixing bowl and add in the chicken fillet, salt, black pepper, soy sauce, raw egg, hot sauce and cornstarch.
  • Mix all the ingredients until the chicken is well coated with the egg mixture and seasoning.
  • To make the breading: Get a separate owl and add in the flour, paprika or chili powder, garlic powder and onion powder. Mix all the ingredients until well combined.
  • Dredge or coat the chicken fillet with the breading and place in plate and set aside.
  • Heat cooking oil in a pan about an inch deep and fry the chicken popcorn until golden brown and crispy.
  • Serve with gravy or ketchup on the side.