Three chicken on a stick recipes

Quick to fix and fun to eat, chicken on a stick also lends itself to a variety of different recipes, flavors and means of cooking. Whether you grill, deep fry or bake them in the oven, they are a proven crowd pleaser. Try these recipes, as they are or dip them in your favorite dip. Try ranch dressing, sweet and sour, spicy hot, honey mustard, barbecue or soy sauce.

Southern Fried Chicken on a Stick

1 1/2 cups flour
salt and pepper to taste
1 cup buttermilk
1 egg, well beaten
3 tablespoons hot sauce
2 1/2 pounds chicken tenders
15 to 20 metal skewers

1-Heat oil in deep fry to 360 degrees.
2-Combine flour, salt and pepper in large bowl.
3-Slowly mix in egg and buttermilk to make the batter.
4-Thread 2 tenders on each skewer and dip in batter. add to hot oil.
5-Cook for 6 to 8 minutes depending on thickness of chicken. Juice should run clear.

Pineapple Ginger Chicken on a Stick

1 large can pineapple slices, reserve juice
1/2 cup brown sugar, light
1/4 cup light soy sauce
1 tsp fresh grated ginger
2 1/2 pounds chicken tenders
15 to 20 wooden skewers, soaked in water

1-Combine pineapple juice, brown sugar, soy sauce and ginger in a sauce pan.
2-Cook on med. heat until sugar is melted. Allow to cool.
3-Pour into a zip lock plastic bag and add chicken. Marinade for 2-3 hours.
4-Cut pineapple slices into quarters.
5-Thread chicken on skewers with a few pieces of pineapple.
6-Grill on med. heated grill for 4 to 6 minutes on each side, until juice runs clear.

Zesty Italian Chicken on a Stick

2 1/2 pounds chicken tenders
1 1/2 cups zesty Italian salad dressing
15 to 20 wooden skewers, soaked in water

1-In a large zip lock bag, marinade chicken in 1 cup of dressing for 2 hours.
2-Remove from bag and discard marinade.
3-Thread two tenders on each skewer and place on hot grill.
4-Grill about 4 to 6 minutes on each side.
5-Use remaining 1/2 cup dressing for a dipping sauce.

Served on a salad or with grilled vegetables, fries, rice or pasta these chicken on a stick recipes will become family favorites. They’re so quick and easy to fix, they may become a regular at your house.