The "perfect" Southern Fried Chicken

  • Ingredients 11 Count
  • Nutrition 1690 Calories
  • Directions 6 Hours

6 servings

Ingredients

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  • 1 cup salt
  • 1 qt water
  • 1 whole chicken (cut up into 8 pieces)
  • 2 cups buttermilk
  • 1 tsp hot sauce
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 4 cups vegetable oil
  • 2 tbsps bacon grease (or 2 tablespoons lard)

Directions

BPrep Time5 hr

BTotal Time6 hr

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Nutrition Facts

Amount Per Serving
Calories 1690 Calories from Fat 1410
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 157g 242%
Saturated Fat 15g 75%
Trans Fat 4.5g
Cholesterol 160mg 53%
Sodium 10400mg 433%
Potassium 720mg 21%
Total Carbohydrate 20g 7%
Dietary Fiber less than 1g 3%
Sugars 4g
Protein 51g
Vitamin A 4%
Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 15%
Iron 20%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Tastes

salty
savory
sour
bitter
sweet
spicy

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