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03/14/2015 07:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

5 Fun Foods You Can Eat With Your Fingers

Dinnertime is more fun when you can eat with your hands. These finger-licking foods are sure to become family favorites.

1. Crispy Coconut Shrimp with Sweet Red Chili Sauce

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Coconut Shrimp are served at many restaurants, but this homemade version beats them all. Plus, they're easy to make: you can do all of the preparation in advance and the sauce comes straight out of a bottle. GET THE RECIPE

2. Pecan Crusted Chicken Tenders with Honey Mustard Sauce

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In this gourmet twist on tenders, chicken is breaded in a mixture of finely chopped pecans and panko, then pan-fried until crispy and golden. Kids and grown-ups alike will love them! GET THE RECIPE

3. Baja Fish Tacos

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Crispy beer-battered cod topped with a cabbage slaw and smoky chipotle mayo, all tucked inside warm corn tortillas -- these are the real deal. GET THE RECIPE

4. Crispy Tilapia Fingers with Lemon & Garlic Mayonnaise

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If you want to get your kids to eat -- or even love -- fish, try serving them these. The fillets are lightly coated with panko, pan fried to crispy perfection, and served with tangy garlic and lemon mayonnaise. GET THE RECIPE

5. Chicken Tacos

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These tacos are a family favorite -- and they're much healthier than their traditional beef counterpart. GET THE RECIPE