Kfc Original Recipe Fried Chicken
3 lb chicken pieces
1/2 c flour
1 pk dry italian-style salad dres
2 T club soda
1 c (or more) pancake mix
1 t poultry seasoning
1 t paprika
1/4 t pepper
1 oil for deep frying (the rea
Rinse chicken pieces; pat dry with paper towels. Mix flour with dry salad dressing mix & salt to taste. Dip chicken pieces in this mixture and let sit for a couple of minutes.
Beat egg and club soda; in another shallow bowl, blend pancake mix with poultry seasoning, paprika and pepper. Dip flour-coated chicken pieces in egg mixture, then in pancake mix mixture.
Let sit on wire rack while heating deep fat to 375 degrees. Cook chicken pieces, turning once, until a rich golden brown, about 20-25 minutes.
Drain on paper towels. Yield: 4 servings.
To prepare EXTRA CRISPY CHICKEN, dip the chicken (after it has been coated in the pancake mixture) back in the egg mixture and again in the pancake mixture. Fry until done.