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Oven-Baked Chicken Bites

Oven-Baked Chicken Bites are pieces of boneless, skinless chicken breasts that are seasoned and baked topped with cubes of butter.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dinner, Main Course
Keyword: Oven Baked Chicken Bites
Servings: 4
Calories: 205kcal
Author: Amanda Rettke--iamhomesteader.com

Ingredients

  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-inch cubes (about 2 chicken breasts)
  • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon onion powder
  • ½ teaspoon paprika
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, cubed
  • freshly chopped parsley, for garnish (optional)

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 420°F.
  • Place the cubed chicken into the bottom of a 9x13-inch baking dish.
  • In a small bowl, mix together the Italian seasoning, salt, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, black pepper, and cayenne pepper.
  • Sprinkle the seasoning mix over the chicken.
  • Add the olive oil and mix all the ingredients together until the chicken pieces are coated in the seasonings.
  • Top the chicken with the butter cubes.
  • Bake for 10 minutes. After ten minutes, stir the chicken and bake for an additional 8-10 minutes. The chicken is fully cooked when the internal temperature reaches 165°F.
  • Remove the chicken from the oven and sprinkle with fresh parsley, if using.
  • Serve with a side of green beans or over rice.