Copycat Cracker Barrel Grilled Chicken tenders recipe

Make your own…. Cracker Barrel Grilled Chicken Tenders Recipe

I have to admit this is my favorite thing to order at Cracker Barrel. Cracker Barrel has the tastiest chicken tenders (grilled). I usually get them and put them on the biscuits for yummy delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner. I love them anytime. I get this 95% of the time that I go to Cracker Barrel. It’s my go to meal. Wondering how to make it? Check it out below! It’s so delicious and will make your meal!

Copycat Cracker Barrel Chicken



2 lbs chicken tenders
1 C Italian salad dressing
1 tsp fresh squeezed lemon juice
1 1/2 tsp agave


-Pour the Italian salad dressing through a fine mesh strainer….. reserve the liquid in a bowl… disregard the rest.
-Add the lemon juice and agave…..whisk in with the dressing to incorporate it together.
-Pour the mixture over the chicken tenders and allow to marinate over night…
Make sure both sides of the chicken tenders are well marinated.
-Oil the grates just before turning the grill on….turn the grill on medium heat…Put the tenders on the grill with direct heat for 5 minutes….turn it on the other side for another 4-5 minutes or until the chicken turns from pink to white.
-Remove from grill and serve with a variety of dipping sauces.

Now how simple was that? Next time you’re like me and craving Cracker Barrel’s Grilled Chicken Tenders just remember to come back here and make them for yourself! What’s your favorite way to eat chicken?

grilled chicken recipe from cracker barrel

If I go to Cracker Barrel I order this for breakfast, lunch or even dinner. I know it’s surprising to have it at breakfast but you can! So I do! Do you prefer to go to Cracker Barrel for breakfast, lunch or dinner? Do you think you’ll make this at home and enjoy it in your warm cozy house? Do you think you’ll try the Cracker Barrel Chicken tenders copycat recipe soon?

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