Happy National Fried Chicken Day! Today's the day to celebrate each delicious, noisy bite of this picnic favorite.  Whether you feel like indulging in a classic buttermilk-battered chicken or prefer the breaded crunch of oven-fried, there's a recipe here to suit your needs. Add your favorite accompaniments - coleslaw, mashed potatoes, and a flaky biscuit or two - and that's comfort food everyone will want to come home to.

Beer Battered Chicken Strips from Colored Grains

Beer Battered Chicken Strips

Classic Buttermilk Fried Chicken from swellkid

Classic Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Thai Chicken Bites from Lauren's Latest

Thai Chicken Bites

Chicken Karaage (Japanese Fried Chicken) from Persimmons and Chestnuts

Chicken Karaage (Japanese Fried Chicken)

Oven Fried Chicken and Waffles with Maple Gravy from Baker Mama

Oven Fried Chicken and Waffles with Maple Gravy

Oven Fried Chicken from Bringing Up Foodie

Oven Fried Chicken

Korean Fried Chicken from Fabulously Fun Food

Korean Fried Chicken

Baked Buttermilk Corn Flake Chicken from I Thee Cook

Baked Buttermilk Corn Flake Chicken

Thai Fried Chicken from Food Manna

Thai Fried Chicken

Coconut Curry Fried Chicken from Life's Ambrosia

Coconut Curry Fried Chicken

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