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Chex Chicken

Special Diet Recipe

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Note: Isabella Gross of Nevada was invited to the White House because she won a national healthy recipe contest for creating this gluten-free recipe. (If you try this recipe, get a grownup's help because it requires using a knife, the stove, and the oven.)

Prep time: 50 minutes

What you need:
Equipment and supplies:
What to do:
  1. Preheat the oven to 350ºF (176ºC).
  2. In a large bowl, stir together the cereal, veggie chips, pecans, and lemon pepper. Smash and combine the cereal mixture.
  3. Place the egg whites in a small bowl.
  4. Working with 1 piece at a time, dip the chicken into the cereal mixture then dip it into the egg whites, then back into the cereal mixture, making sure all of the chicken is covered. Transfer the "breaded" chicken to a baking dish and repeat with the remaining chicken, cereal mixture, and egg whites.
  5. Bake the chicken until golden brown, about 30 minutes.
  6. While the chicken is baking, bring a small saucepan of water to a boil. Add the squash, zucchini, and carrots and simmer, lowering the heat if necessary, until tender, about 7 minutes. Serve the veggies with the chicken.

How much does this recipe make? 2 servings

Reviewed by: Mary L. Gavin, MD

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