Fried Chicken

  • Preparation 15 MIN
    Cooking 30 MIN
    Marinating 6 H
  • Servings 6


Seasoned flour


  1. In a bowl, combine the chicken with the buttermilk. Refrigerate for 6 hours or overnight. Drain the chicken. Keep the buttermilk in the bowl and whisk in the egg. Set aside.
  2. Preheat the oil, setting the deep fryer to 170 °C (325 °F). Line a baking sheet with paper towels. 

Seasoned Flour

  1. In a bowl, combine all the ingredients. Set aside.
  2. Toss the drumsticks in the seasoned flour. Dip in the buttermilk mixture and in the flour again. Set aside on a plate. Fry 5 to 6 drumsticks at a time for about 12 minutes or until a thermometer inserted in the centre of the drumstick reads 82 °C (180 °F). Drain on the baking sheet. Let cool for 5 minutes before serving.
  3. Serve with coleslaw.

Healthy Pick

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