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

  1. Pound 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.
  2. Place 2 cups of flour in a shallow bowl. I add more seasonings to the flour. Stir together the baking powder, pepper, garlic powder salt.
  3. Place in another bowl the buttermilk and the egg. Add a dash of Tabasco sauce optional.
  4. Than dredge each chicken piece into the flour. Do this 2 and it is called double dipping.
  5. Heat the shortening to 325 degrees. Fry each chicken until golden brown 3 to 5 minutes per side. Place on a paper towel to drain.
  6. Drain 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!
  7. You 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




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