Homemade Vegetarian Chickpea Nuggets Recipe. Add this healthy, vegan, plant based protein packed chickpea nuggets recipe to your list of ideas to try for an upcoming meatless monday dinner. Like homemade chicken nuggets, just healthier. Using canned chickpeas makes this recipe SO FAST and SO EASY. You'll need panko, rolled oats, garbanzo beans, salt, garlic powder, and onion powder. A great dinner or breakfast recipe for beginners following a plant based diet.