Honey Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Honey Buttermilk Fried Chicken


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This fried chicken is marinated in buttermilk and honey for 24 hours.

  • 1 Quart Buttermilk
  • 1/2 Cup Honey
  • 4 Pieces Chicken (Any Combination of Breasts, Legs, Thighs, Or Wings)
  • 1 1/2 Cups Unbleached Flour
  • 1 1/2 Teaspoons Kosher Salt
  • 1/2 Tablespoon Garlic Powder
  • 1/2 Tablespoon Onion Powder
  • 1 Tablespoon Paprika
  • 2 Teaspoons Harissa
  • 1/2 Cup Cornstarch
  • Vegetable Or Canola Oil For Frying
  1. In large-size bowl combine buttermilk and honey. Completely submerge chicken pieces in mixture. Cover and place in refrigerator for 24 hours.
  2. In large-size bowl combine flour, kosher salt, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, harissa, and cornstarch.
  3. Heat vegetable or canola oil to 300 degrees.
  4. Remove each piece of chicken from buttermilk mixture. Dredge in flour mixture. Place in heated oil. Fry each piece of chicken until it registers an internal temperature of 165 degrees in its thickest portion without touching bone.
  5. Transfer to serving platter and serve immediately.
  6. Serves 4
  7. Prep Time: 20 Minutes Cook Time: 15 Minutes Total Time: 35 Minutes Marinate Time: 24 Hours
  8. "Work With What You Got!"
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Victoria has been cooking and writing recipes since she was a a young girl. Originally from Nebraska, her appreciation for culinary technique took off when she moved to Lyon, France. Victoria is published in Hearst Newspapers, Greenwich Free Press, New Canaanite, and more.

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