Zesty Chicken Cheddar Sliders

Spice up your next party with these Zesty Chicken Cheddar Sliders. This recipe has plenty of zing.
Course Sandwich
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 6
Author Melissa Russo /


  • 3 boneless chicken breasts cut into 2 1/2 pieces
  • 2 cups Cheez-It Hot & Spicy Grooves
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 2 Eggs beaten
  • 4 Sharp Cheddar Cheese Slices
  • Prepared Ranch Dressing
  • 6 Slider Buns
  • Lettuce for garnish


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Cut chicken into six pieces and set aside.
  3. Add two cups of Cheez-It Hot & Spicy Grooves into the bowl of a food processor. Pulse until small crumbs form.
  4. In three separate dishes - Add beaten eggs to one, flour to another and the Cheez-It Hot & Spicy Grooves crumbs to the third.
  5. Dredge pieces into flour, then egg and then Cheez-It Hot & Spicy Grooves crumbs. Line breaded pieces on a baking sheet.
  6. Spray with non-stick cooking spray. Bake 20 minutes.
  7. Remove from oven and add one slice of cheddar cheese. Place chicken back in the oven and bake for 2 more minutes until cheese is melted.
  8. To assemble sliders, add one piece of chicken, a piece of lettuce and some ranch dressing.