Recipe Tip You can also use boneless chicken breast pieces to make this dish. Share your version of this recipe Tell us what you add to your chicken nuggets recipe or do you prefer the classic version? We would like to know about your recipe, so don’t forget to share it with us! Frequently Asked Questions Can I use egg for coating the nuggets? Yes. Mix 1-2 beaten eggs with 2 tbsp water in a bowl. Use this egg wash before coating the nuggets with breadcrumbs. What can I serve with chicken nuggets in my kid’s lunch box? For the lunch box, you can serve chicken nuggets with ketchup or mayo-dip and some side salad or homemade potato wedges. How to prepare chicken nuggets without an oven? Chicken nuggets can also be deep-fried or shallow-fried in oil on a gas stove. Make sure the oil is about 175°C.