How to make Chicken Popcorn -

A dish enjoyed by both young and old, Chicken popcorn is a delightful dish with its zesty flavour and phenomenal taste

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken cubes, Oil (ऑइल)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

Chicken Popcorn

Chicken Popcorn Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chicken Popcorn Recipe

  • Boneless chicken cubes 1 cup

  • Oil to deep fry

  • Refined flour (maida) 1 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Paprika 1 teaspoon

  • Dried oregano 1 teaspoon

  • Onion powder 1 tsp + to sprinkle

  • Garlic powder 1 tsp + to sprinkle

  • Parmesan cheese powder 1 tbsp + to sprinkle

  • Egg , beaten 1

  • Panko breadcrumbs 1 cup

  • Tomato ketchup to serve


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 2

Take chicken cubes in a bowl, add flour and mix. Add salt, paprika, dried oregano, 1 teaspoon onion powder, 1 teaspoon garlic powder, 1 tablespoon parmesan cheese powder and egg and mix well.

Step 3

Spread panko breadcrumbs on a plate and coat each chicken cube with it.

Step 4

Slide the chicken cube into hot oil and deep-fry till golden brown and crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 5

Sprinkle onion powder, garlic powder and parmesan cheese powder on top and mix well.

Step 6

Transfer into a serving bowl and serve hot with tomato ketchup.

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