Have you ever tasted the famous KFC chicken and wished you can make it as crispy and crunchy at home ?
well I did , that’s why I searched for an easy recipe to make and I ended up with this one … Try it , it will turn up to be your favorite 😋
Chicken pieces with skin – ½ kg
Eggs – 2
Milk – 2 to 3 tbsp
All purpose flour / Maida – 2 cups
Garlic pwd – 2 tsp
Onion pwd – 2 to 3 tsp
Paprika pwd – 1 tsp
Pepper pwd – ¼ tsp
Bread crumbs – 2 tbsp
Crushed Oats – 2 tbsp
Oil – to fry
Salt to taste
Lemon juice – 1 tbsp
Red chilly pwd – ½ tsp
Pepper pwd – ½ tsp
Salt – ½ tsp
Wash & clean the chicken pieces. ( don’t remove the skin )
Pat dry using paper towel & keep it aside.
Prepare marinade with the given ingredients.
Add chicken pieces to the marinade and turn to coat.
Marinate for 1 to 2 hrs.
In a bowl, beat the eggs, pour the milk and whisk… till a smooth mixture is obtained, set it aside.
In a plate or bowl stir, plain flour , garlic pwd, onion pwd, red chilly pwd/ paprika, pepper pwd, bread crumbs, crushed oats & salt until well mixed.
Take a piece of chicken, add to the flour mixture & cover the chicken with it.
Now dip in the whisked egg mixture.
And then again back into the flour mixture.
Shake off the excess flour and keep aside.
Repeat the same dipping & covering process for all chicken pieces till they’re generously coated.
Meanwhile heat oil in a wide skillet.
Add 4 to 5 pieces of chicken and deep fry in hot oil.
Take care not to crowd pieces.
Turn the flame to low medium and fry chicken until it turns golden brown.
Turn over the pieces gently, every few minutes & cook to crisp.
Chicken is done, when it is browned on all the sides.
Remove from flame & place on kitchen tissue to drain.
Repeat with remaining chicken.
Homemade lip smacking fried chicken is done..
And ready to be served..!
By : The Queen 👸🏽