Cheli's Oven Baked Southern "Fried" Chicken

chris elizondo

By
@Chelipepper

Fried chicken is always a winner in my house. This little treasure of a recipe is my own original recipe taken one further step and made healthier by Oven Baking..Enjoy!


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Serves:

6-8

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

50 Min

Ingredients

2 1/2 -3 lb
chicken pieces

CHICKEN SEASONING - MIX AND SET ASIDE

2 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
black pepper
1 tsp
garlic powder
1 tsp
onion powder

CHICKEN WASH

3 large
eggs
1/4 c
milk
1/2 c
mild red pepper or hot sauce - i use valentina brand

CHICKEN COATING

1 1/2 c
self rising flour
3 tsp
old bay seasoning
2 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat the oven to 425 degrees. Season the chicken well on all sides with the seasoning mix. In one medium and 'open' bowl, beat the milk into the eggs. Add the hot sauce and beat again.
2
In a second medium 'open' bowl, mix the coating ingredients well.
3
Dip the seasoned chicken into the wash making sure that all of the chicken is well coated-then immediately move it to the coating bowl. Dredge the chicken and rotate it so that it is well covered. If desired, u may redip the piece in the wash and recoat for a thicker coating.
4
Bake uncovered for 30 minutes, then turn and bake for 15 more minutes. Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken