Here is the recipe to make tasty and spicy Chicken Croquettes.

Ingredients Edit

  • 4 tbsps butter
  • 1/2 cup plain flour
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 roast chicken breast chopped
  • 1 clove garlic,finely chopped
  • 1 egg,beaten
  • 1 cup fresh white bread crumbs
  • vegetable oil,for deep-frying
  • salt and ground black pepper
  • fresh parsley,to garnish
  • lemon wedges to serve.

Steps Edit

For basic thick sauceEdit

  1. Melt the butter in a small pan over a low heat.Add the flour and cook gently,stirring constantly,for 1 minute.
  2. Gradually add the milk whisking constantly to make a smooth,very thick sauce.


  1. Mix the chicken with the sauce.Season with garlic,salt and pepper to taste.Leave it to cool completely.


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  1. Shape the mixture to eight even-sized sausages,then dip each in egg and then in the breadcrumbs.
  2. Deep-fry in hot oil for 4 minutes until it becomes crisp and golden.Drain on kitchen paper and serve garnished with parsley and lemon wedges.

Tips Edit

  • To avoid white sauce turning lumpy make sure you cook the butter and flour properly before adding the milk.