Herbed Southern Fried Chicken
Family Tested & Approved
3 lb. frying chicken - cut up
2 eggs, beaten with 2 tablespoon water
Fill a deep frying skillet or Electric Skillet to not more than 1/2 full of peanut oil or your favorite oil. Heat to 325 - 350 degree.
In a bag combine flour and seasoning.
Pat Chicken dry and shake chicken one piece at a time in the flour mixture until coated.
Dip chicken in the egg mixture - then shake again in the flour mixture until completely coated.
Fry chicken a few pieces at a time 10 - 15 minutes - skin side down - do not crowd the pieces in the pan.
Turn the chicken and cover the skillet - fry for 10 minutes - then uncover the pan and fry for 5 to 7 minutes or until the chicken is tender and the juices run clear.
Repeat with remaining pieces of chicken
Drain on paper towels and let stand for a few minutes before serving.