The Food Lab's Southern Fried Chicken

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E: "Awesome! Tried this for the first time and it was…" Read More
13Ingredients
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65Minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons paprika
  • 2 tablespoons ground black pepper (freshly)
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 large egg
  • kosher salt
  • 1 whole chicken (about 4 pounds, cut into 10 pieces or 3 1⁄2 pounds bone-in, skin-on breasts, legs, drumsticks, and/or wings)
  • 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup cornstarch
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 4 cups vegetable shortening (or peanut oil)
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Reviews(1)

Yummly User
E 31 Dec 2017
Awesome! Tried this for the first time and it was just what hubby was looking for. Meat was juicy, crust was crispy, full of flavor. Looking forward to making this again!