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  • Summary

    Succulent Fried Chicken, uncomplicated ingredients, flour, milk, salt and pepper enhancing the flavor of fried chicken without overpowering it, a salt water brining and double dipping is the key.

    Ingredients

    • 2qt. water, divided (heat 2 cups and chill the rest)
    • 1/2 cup table salt
    • 3-4 lbs. chicken pieces (I fried thighs and breast)
    • 4-6 cups Crisco shortening (You can use vegetable oil if you prefer)
    • 2-4 cups flour
    • 1 to 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
    • 1 to 1 1/2 tablespoons coarse black pepper

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 806 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 77 g 118.9%
    • Saturated Fat: 19 g 96.39%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 5933 mg 247.22%
    • Calcium: 14 mg 1.38%
    • Potassium: 43 mg 1.22%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 7.54%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 21 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.67%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0.12%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat15
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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