Appetizers

Crispy Chicken Caprese Bites

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These crispy chicken bites are lightly fired and skewered with mini mozzarella balls, fresh tomato, and basil! The perfect appetizer that combines fresh flavors and crispy fried chicken nuggets!

yields 2 dozen bites
3/4 pound chicken breast ( cubed into about 1-inch pieces )
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon kosher salt
1 tablespoon paprika
2 eggs
1 cup milk
11/2 cups breadcrumbs
2 teaspoons kosher salt
2 teaspoons black pepper
2 cups canola oil ( for frying )
1 quart cherry tomatoes
1/2 pound mozzarella balls
fresh basil leaves
Toothpicks or small skewers
Quick Balsamic Syrup:
1/2 cup balsamic vinegar
1/4 cup sugar

For the optional balsamic syrup: Add the vinegar to a small pot with the sugar and stir over low heat until it's simmering. Keep an eye on it and stir it for about 5 minutes until it's bubbling up and...
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Nutritions

Calories
6408

Sodium
15025mg
626% DV

Fat
390g
601% DV

Protein
107g
214% DV

Carbs
482g
164% DV

Fiber
41g
164% DV