FUSION COOKING, CANNING AND PRESERVING FORUM

IF YOU FEED THEM THEY WILL COME

Lease this WebApp and get rid of the ads.
sym
finally GOOD fried chicken
Wed Sep 2, 2009 16:54
71.186.174.216

Ok I've struggled for years to make GOOD southern style fried chicken and finally realized (duh) that I was trying to be too complicated.

A bath in beaten eggs and a dusting in well seasoned flour is PERFECT. The only thing to make sure of is that you have seasoning at the level you like (ours was a little bland but the texture was perfect). Self rising flour seems to work best (or combine some flour with a tempura batter mix and spices).

  • Tastes Like ChickenTrish, Mon May 4 08:06
    Chicken is one of the most versatile foods because it accepts flavor so readily. Post your chicken dishes in this thread
    • popcorn chickensym, Sun Jan 31 13:23
      I finally have mastered low-oil popcorn chicken - begin by cutting your boneless, skinless chicken breast in bit size pieces. - dust them with seasoned flour (how you season the flour is up to you... more
    • finally GOOD fried chicken — sym, Wed Sep 2 16:54
      • My late husbandTrudy, Wed Apr 18 20:20
        double dipped. First flour, then egg, flour again. Made the batter stick to the chicken better.
    • One of my finest chix recipesMondo Fuego™, Fri May 15 17:26
      Pollo ex Mondoⓒ a/k/a Mondo Pollo Taj Mahalⓒ by Mondo Fuego™ 2 or 3 top quality chicken breast tenderloins per person Marinate in a mixture of the following: - tequila (1 ounce per... more
    • KR's Honey Mustard ChickenKR, Wed May 13 23:46
      Okay, so there is nothing really new or different or exciting about this recipe, but people seem to like it (including me....i make it about once per week). Please note that I don't really measure... more
    • coconut chicken (c)Trish, Mon May 4 08:08
      Boneless, skinless breasts sliced thin marinade: coconut milk, ginger, soy, rice vinegar, sesame oil, chili oil batter: tempura batter made with very cold coconut milk breading: seasoned bread crumbs ... more
Click here to receive daily updates