30-minute Bang Bang Chicken Recipe in Air Fryer - incredibly crispy air fried chicken nuggets. They taste AMAZING!!! Crispy, juicy and delicious, made in just 30 minutes.

30-minute Bang Bang Chicken




Bang Bang Chicken Sauce – 1/2 cup mayonnaise – 2 tablespoons raw honey – 1/2 tablespoon sriracha sauce or to taste Bang Bang Chicken Batter – 1 cup buttermilk – 2/3 cup all-purpose flour more if needed – 1/2 cup cornstarch – 1 egg – 1 teaspoon sriracha sauce or to taste – salt & pepper to taste – 1 lb boneless & skinless chicken breast or chicken thighs - cut into bite size pieces – 1 cup Panko bread crumbs more in needed – oil of your choice for greasing air fryer

4 servings

30 mins

Step 1

To make bang bang chicken sauce, combine all ingredients in a mixing bowl. Whisk until everything is combined. Set aside.

Step 2

To make bang bang chicken in air fryer, first make buttermilk batter by combining buttermilk, flour, corn starch, egg, sriracha sauce, salt and pepper. Then whisk until combined.

Step 3

Grease Air Fryer with any oil of your choice before adding chicken. Next, working in batches, dip chicken pieces in buttermilk batter then breadcrumbs and add it into the Air Fryer.

Step 4

Air Fry at 375F for 8-10 minutes or until chicken is cooked thru. Flip the chicken pieces on the other side once. (Make sure not to crowd the chicken pices inside the air fryer.)

Step 5

Drizzle the sauce over the chicken and serve with leafy greens or Fried Rice Recipe with Eggs and Green Onion. Enjoy!