Chicken and Waffles.

We’re serving up a quick, easy + fun family lunch or dinner recipe idea of Chicken and Waffle (Cones!). This fun take on a street food like meal, this spin on a Southern staple is sure to be a favorite in your family

With summer starting, I am always looking for fun and easy recipes to make with my kids that I know they’ll enjoy. Recently, we were brainstorming more recipes we could include in our Southern Kitchen Bucket List series and Heidi suggested Chicken + Waffles – but switching it up in the most fun way by serving the chicken strips in a waffle cone. I mean, how could you not just love these easy + fun family meals for a great on-the-go option.

This combination of crispy fried chicken tenders and crunchy waffle cones allows us to have chicken and waffles in a matter of minutes. I also love how versatile this recipe is. Simply add syrup and powdered sugar for a breakfast version, or dip it in ketchup or mayo for a fun lunch or dinner idea.

Chicken and Waffles

Author: Heirloomed
This fun take on a southern classic is kid-friendly and easy to make.


  • Chicken fingers of your choice
  • Waffle cones
  • Topping options such as maple syrup, powdered sugar, ketchup or honey mustard


How to cook Chicken and Waffles

  1. Place chicken fingers inside waffle cones and add any topping of your choice. Enjoy!
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These really turned out to be a hit in our house. I would love to know some of your favorite meals to serve up to the kids. Let me know in the comments below.


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