What you need:
To make 12 large nuggets or 16 smaller ones
Prep time: 10 mins
Cooking time: 12 mins
*2 large / 400g organic chicken breasts (or pre-minced chicken, most butchers can do this for you)
*1 egg yolk
*2 cloves garlic
*1/2 tsp paprika
*1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp ground pepper
*1/2 cup almond flour
*1/2 cup dessicated coconut
*1/2 cup coconut oil

  • Preheat oven to 180c
  • If you dont have pre-minced chicken ( If you do, then go straight to the next point): In to a blender place your chicken breasts and garlic, blend on high-speed for about 10-15 seconds until paste like texture
  • In to a separate bowl combine 1tbsp almond flour, paprika, salt, pepper and egg yolk. Add in the chicken mixture and mix until fully combined
  • On to a separate surface / or baking sheet place the dessicated coconut and remainder of the almond flour and mix together roughly
  • In to a pan over high heat, melt coconut oil
  • Take 2 tsp of chicken mix and roll it in to a ball, then coat with the coconut and almond mix
  • Cook each side for 3 4 minutes until golden brown
  • Once all balls have been cooked on both sides transfer on to a baking sheet and place in the oven for 4 5 minutes max until cooked through (cut one of the larger ones in half to make sure)