Golden Fried Chicken

Oxmoor House
12 servings


+ Add To Shopping List
3 cups all-purpose flour
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
3/4 teaspoon pepper
3/4 teaspoon paprika
1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
3 cups buttermilk
3 (2 1/2- to 3-pound) broiler fryers, cut up
Vegetable oil


Combine flour, salt, pepper, and paprika in a plastic or paper bag; shake to mix, and set aside. Dissolve soda in the buttermilk; set aside.

Place 2 or 3 pieces of chicken in bag; shake well. Dip chicken into buttermilk mixture. Return chicken to flour mixture, coating well. Repeat procedure with remaining chicken.

Heat 1 inch of oil in a large skillet to 350°; add several pieces of chicken, and fry 25 minutes or until golden brown, turning once. Repeat procedure. Drain chicken well on paper towels.

Created date

February 2010