Fried Chicken (The Best)

Fried Chicken (The Best)

  • Preparation 30 min
  • Cooking 45 min
  • Marinating 12 h
  • Servings 6

Crispy fried chicken is a cinch to make at home, and this recipe for the comfort food classic is our best ever!

  • Nut-free

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Ingredients

  • Marinade

    • 2 cups (500 ml) buttermilk
    • 1 ½ tsp salt
    • 1 ½ tsp onion powder
    • 1 ½ tsp garlic powder
    • 1 tsp cayenne pepper
    • ½ tsp allspice
    • 8 bone-in chicken drumsticks with skin
    • 8 bone-in chicken thighs with skin
  • Coating

    • 3 cups (450 g) unbleached all-purpose flour
    • 1 ½ tsp sweet smoked paprika
    • 1 ½ tsp cayenne pepper
    • 1 ½ tsp onion powder
    • 1 ½ tsp garlic powder
    • 1 ½ tsp dry mustard
    • 1 ½ tsp salt
  • Spicy Mayonnaise

Preparation

  • Marinade

  • Coating

  • Spicy Mayonnaise

Personal Note

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