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23 Delicious Ways To Eat Chicken Tenders

Some people think chicken tenders are just for kids. I am not one of those people.

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1. Black Pepper Chicken Fingers with Creamy Greek Yogurt Ranch

Baked in the oven and ready in half an hour. Get the recipe.
halfbakedharvest.com

Baked in the oven and ready in half an hour. Get the recipe.

2. Asian Lemon Chicken Tenders with Honey & Soy Sauce Glaze

Glaze solves everything. Get the recipe.

3. Oven Baked Buttermilk Chicken Strips

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4. Texas Chicken Nachos

YES Y'ALL. Get the recipe.

5. Baked Firecracker Chicken Tenders

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6. Cracker-Crusted Oven Baked Chicken Tenders

Cheese Crackers, Ranked: 1) Cheez Its. 2) Goldfish crackers. 3) Cheese Nips. (But really, you can use any of 'em.) Get the recipe.
brunchtimebaker.com

Cheese Crackers, Ranked: 1) Cheez Its. 2) Goldfish crackers. 3) Cheese Nips.

(But really, you can use any of 'em.) Get the recipe.

7. Copycat Applebees Oriental Chicken Salad

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8. Sweet & Sticky Chicken Strips

With a garlic, honey, and soy sauce dip. Get the recipe.
whiteonricecouple.com

With a garlic, honey, and soy sauce dip. Get the recipe.

9. Chicken Tenders Wrapped in Bacon, Brown Sugar, and Chili Powder

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10. Creamy Salsa Chicken Tenders with Sour Cream and Cilantro

Done in 20 minutes. Get the recipe.

11. Paleo Chicken Strips with Honey Dijon Sauce

This version uses almond flour in the batter, but feel free to sub in all-purpose flour too. Get the recipe.

12. Crispy Chicken Strips with Homemade Chimichurri

Side of thick-cut fries not mandatory, but strongly encouraged. Get the recipe.
kitchensanctuary.com

Side of thick-cut fries not mandatory, but strongly encouraged. Get the recipe.

13. Baked Pecan Crusted Chicken Tenders

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14. Coconut Crunch Chicken Strips with Honey Mango Dipping Sauce

You could totally play Chicken Tender Jenga with these. Just saying. Get the recipe.

15. Chicken Gyros With Feta and Olives

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16. Crock Pot Buffalo Ranch Chicken Tenders

Because the only thing better than a plate of chicken tenders is a POT of chicken tenders that basically cook themselves. Get the recipe.
crockpotgourmet.net

Because the only thing better than a plate of chicken tenders is a POT of chicken tenders that basically cook themselves. Get the recipe.

17. PiƱa Colada Salad with Coconut Chicken Strips

~HoW TroPiCaL~ Get the recipe.

18. Five-Ingredient Sweet & Spicy Chicken Tenders

19. Parmesan Baked Chicken Strips

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20. Crispy Quinoa-Crusted Chicken Strips with BBQ Honey Mustard

Or, how to trick quinoa haters into eating quinoa. Get the recipe.
halfbakedharvest.com

Or, how to trick quinoa haters into eating quinoa. Get the recipe.

21. Grilled Barbecue Chicken Wraps

With peppers and queso fresco. Get the recipe.
garnishandglaze.com

With peppers and queso fresco. Get the recipe.

22. Homemade Teriyaki Chicken Strips

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23. Chicken and Bacon Pasta with Spinach and Tomatoes

^These a few of my favorite things.^ Get the recipe.
juliasalbum.com

^These a few of my favorite things.^ Get the recipe.

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