Chicken Popcorn is a finger snack that you can easily prepare at homes

Ingredients necessary for the preparation of Chicken Popcorn:

  • 250gms of Boneless chicken
  • 2 tablespoon Cornflour
  • 1 egg
  • One cup Bread crumbs
  • 1/4 tablespoon Salt
  • 3/4 tablespoon Ginger garlic paste
  • 1/4 tablespoon Black pepper
  • 1/2 tablespoon Onion powder
  • 3/4 tablespoon Red chilli powder
  • Oil for deep frying

Preparation of Chicken Popcorn:


  • Take a mixing bowl, add red chilli powder, pepper powder, ginger garlic paste, masala powder, and salt.
  • Mix well and adjust the salt and spice as needed.
  • Cut the chicken to tiny pieces. Make sure you cut them to uniform sizes as this helps to fry all of them uniformly.
  • Transfer the cut chicken to the seasoning and mix well.
  • Now add the flour and coat the chicken with the flour.
  • Pour the egg and mix everything well. Chicken should be very moist at this stage.
  • Next transfer the bread crumbs. Mix well, 
  • Heat oil on a medium flame.
  • When the oil is hot enough, check by dropping a small piece of bread crumb. It has to rise without browning a lot. 
  • Drop the pieces one after the other. Do not disturb them for about a minute otherwise, the bread crumbs may disperse in oil.
  • Deep fry evenly till golden. Keep stirring after a minute for even frying.
  • Drain popcorn chicken on a kitchen tissue and serve hot with ketchup.