I guess at this point we’re just making our way around the Giant block with our staple junk food recipes.  Luckily Julia & JP can’t agree on anything so once again you get a two-fer, one being McDonald’s style batter and the other Wendy’s.  Which nugget do you like better?

1,000 Calories

Prep:  15 minutes
Deep Fry @ 350°F:  10 minutes
Bake @ 450°F:  10 minutes

Giant Chicken Nugget
 
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I guess at this point we're just making our way around the Giant block with our staple junk food recipes. Luckily Julia & JP can't agree on anything so once again you get a two-fer, one being McDonald's style batter and the other Wendy's. Which nugget do you like better?
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Ingredients
  • 1 Lb Ground Chicken
  • Vegetable Oil for Frying​
  • Wendy's Dry Batter:
  • 1 Cup Flour
  • 1 Cup Breadcrumbs
  • 2 tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Pepper
Wendy's Wet Batter
  • 2 Eggs Beaten
  • ½ Cup Water
Equipment
McDonalds Dry Batter
  • 1 Cup All Purpose Flour
  • ½ Cup Cornstarch
  • 1-1/2 Tbsp Seasoned Salt
  • 1-1/2 Tsp Dry Milk Powder
  • 1 Tsp Granulated Sugar
  • ½ Tsp Ground Ginger
  • ¼ Tsp Ground Mustard
  • ¼ Tsp Black Pepper
  • ¼ Tsp White Pepper
  • ⅛ Tsp Ground Allspice
  • ⅛ Tsp Ground Turmeric
  • ⅛ Tsp Ground Cinnamon
  • ⅛ Tsp Cayenne Pepper
McDonalds Wet Batter
  • 2 Eggs Beaten
  • ½ Cup Cold Water
  • 2 Tbsp Cornstarch
  • 2 Tbsp All Purpose Flour
  • ¼ Tsp Sea Salt
  • ¼ Tsp Soy Sauce
  • ¼ Tsp Granulated Sugar
Instructions
  1. Shape your ground chicken to whatever shape you desire just make sure it's not too thick and can also fit in your fryer
  2. Freeze
  3. Coat your shape in flour
  4. Then coat your shape in the "wet batter"
  5. Then coat your shape in the "dry batter"
  6. Do a double coat
  7. If it's Wendy's, end in the dry
  8. If it's McDonalds, end in the wet
  9. Freeze
  10. Deep fry for 10 minutes @ 350°F
  11. If it's not completely cooked on the inside, you can either fry longer if the color isn't too dark or you can finish it off in the oven until fully cooked on the inside
Hellthy Nutritional Information
Calories: 1,000 Fat: 55g Saturated fat: 11g Trans fat: 0g Carbohydrates: 90g Sugar: 5g Sodium: 1,500mg Fiber: 2g Protein: 100g Cholesterol: 520mg

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