Ground down Hot Cheetos

Ground down hot cheetos into a crust. Place on a plate along with egg wash and flour.

 Flamin’ Hot Cheetos -An 8.5 oz bag of Cheetos should make a full pound of chicken bites. Chicken breast – cut boneless skinless chicken breast into 2″ cubes. Alternatively, other chicken may be used as wings, thighs, or strips. Cooking time may need to be adjusted if you alter this recipe. all-purpose flour Two eggs + milk – Eggs and milk create a common and simple egg wash.


How many bags of Hot Cheetos are needed for crunchy chicken bites?  I measured the three servings with a kitchen scale, and 84 grams is about 3 cups of Cheetos. The crumbs covered about 1/2 lb of chicken breast. An 8.5 oz bag of Cheetos should make a full pound. My chicken pieces might be a little bit bigger than the appetizer size.


 Place Cheetos into a food processor and process until fine crumbs, about 10 seconds. Continue to pulse slowly to reach desired crumb size. Remove and place Cheetos into a shallow dish.  In a separate shallow dish, add 1 cup flour. In other words, combine eggs and milk (egg wash) and beat well. To read rest of recipe, please scroll up.