Just Like AppleBee's Chicken Fried Chicken

10
linda O

By
@mydog1

Just like Applebees

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4 people
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

4
chicken breasts
2 c
all purpose flour
1 Tbsp
baking powder
1 tsp
pepper
3/4 tsp
kosher salt
1 1/2 c
buttermilk
1
egg
1 Tbsp
garlic powder
3 c
shortening for deep frying

FOR GRAVY

1/4 c
all purpose flour
1 c
cream
salt and pepper to taste
1 Tbsp
tabasco (optional)

How to Make Just Like AppleBee's Chicken Fried Chicken

Step-by-Step

  • 1Pound the chicken between two sheets of wax paper, large baggie or celophane. Sprinkle on the kosher salt, garlic powder and pepper on the chicken breast.
  • 2Place 2 cups of flour in a shallow bowl. I add more seasonings to the flour. Stir together the baking powder, pepper, garlic powder salt.
  • 3Place in another bowl the buttermilk and the egg. Add a dash of Tabasco sauce optional.
  • 4Than dredge each chicken piece into the flour. Do this 2 and it is called double dipping.
  • 5Heat the shortening to 325 degrees. Fry each chicken until golden brown 3 to 5 minutes per side. Place on a paper towel to drain.
  • 6Drain the fat from the skillet, reserving 1/4 cup of the liquid and solids for the gravy. Stir in milk and cream heat to medium, and bring the gravy to a simmer. Cook until thick. Season. Spoon gravy over chicken. Done!
  • 7You have saved yourself $25.00 plus drinks and tip for 2 people.

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About Just Like AppleBee's Chicken Fried Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy