Best Fried Chicken Ever! Recipe

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Best Fried Chicken Ever!

Susan Bartley

By
@skbartley

My family loves Popeye's fried chicken and this recipe is every bit as good as Popeye's!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

2/3 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
salt
2 Tbsp
white pepper
1 tsp
cayenne pepper
2 tsp
paprika
3
eggs
canola oil for frying
1
chicken in pieces with skin on

Step-By-Step

1Pour oil about 2/3" deep into frying pan and heat over medium heat.
2In large bowl combine first 5 ingredients and whisk together. Break eggs into a medium bowl and beat till blended.
3Check the oil by dropping a pinch of the flour mixture into it, if the oil bubbles rapidly around the flour it is ready for frying.
4Dip each piece of chicken into the egg mixture, than dredge it in the flour mixture, than repeat the process one more time. Place coated chicken into the frying pan. Fry for 15 to 25 minutes or until a light golden brown. Remove and place on a rack to drain. Serve and enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American