Crunchy & Irresistible Fried Chicken

Crunchy & Irresistible Fried Chicken

If you’re craving a mouthwatering, crispy, and utterly irresistible fried chicken, you’re in the right place! Our Crunchy & Irresistible Fried Chicken recipe is a family favorite and a surefire way to please your taste buds.


  • 4 cups vegetable oil for frying
  • 2 lbs chicken pieces (drumsticks, thighs, or wings)
  • 2 cups buttermilk
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper (adjust to taste)


  1. Place the chicken pieces in a large bowl and pour the buttermilk over them. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour or overnight for best results.
  2. In a separate bowl, mix the flour, paprika, garlic powder, salt, black pepper, and cayenne pepper.
  3. Heat the vegetable oil in a deep frying pan or Dutch oven to 350°F (175°C).
  4. Remove chicken pieces from the buttermilk, allowing excess to drip off, and coat them evenly with the seasoned flour mixture.
  5. Carefully place the chicken in the hot oil, making sure not to overcrowd the pan. Fry for about 15-20 minutes or until golden brown and crispy, turning occasionally.
  6. Remove the fried chicken and drain on paper towels. Let it cool slightly before serving.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Our Crunchy & Irresistible Fried Chicken is a crowd-pleaser, perfect for family gatherings, picnics, or any occasion where you want to enjoy a classic comfort food favorite. The chicken turns out perfectly crispy on the outside and tender on the inside, with just the right amount of seasoning to make it irresistible.

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 420, Fat: 25g, Carbohydrates: 22g, Protein: 26g

Crispy, savory, and bursting with flavor, this fried chicken recipe will have everyone asking for seconds. Serve it with your favorite sides and enjoy a meal that’s sure to become a family tradition.

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