Main Dishes

Crispy Southern Fried Chicken

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Delicious marinated chicken, with perfectly crispy fried coating!

2 to 2 1/2 pounds chicken drumsticks
For the marinade:
3 lemons, halved
2 Tablespoons crushed bay leaves (or use 12 bay leaves)
1 cup chopped fresh parsley
1 Tablespoon dried thyme
1/4 cup honey
2 Tablespoons minced garlic
2 Tablespoons black peppercorns
3/4 cup kosher salt
1 gallon water
For the coating:
3 cups all-purpose flour, divided
2 Tablespoons garlic powder, divided
2 Tablespoons onion powder, divided
2 teaspoons paprika, divided
2 teaspoons kosher salt
1 teaspoon black pepper, divided
2 cups + 3 Tablespoons buttermilk, divided
For frying:
1 quart + canola oil
1. Combine all the ingredients for the marinade in a large pot. Bring to a boil and continue to stir and boil for about 1 minute, or until salt dissolves. Remove from heat and chill the marinade before...
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Nutritions

Calories
10713

Sodium
91020mg
3792% DV

Fat
975g
1501% DV

Protein
187g
375% DV

Carbs
635g
216% DV

Fiber
96g
384% DV

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3/4 c granulated sugar
1/2 c vegetable oil
2 eggs
1 1/2 c mashed banana
1 t vanilla extract
1/4 t almond extract
1 t baking soda
1 t baking powder
3/4 t salt
2 c all-purpose flour
1/2 t cinnamon
1/4 t nutmeg
coarse sugar
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Nutritions

Calories
205

Sodium
262mg
10% DV

Fat
0.55g
0% DV

Protein
5g
10% DV

Carbs
44g
15% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV