Main Dishes

Skinny Southern Buttermilk Baked Chicken

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I love this healthy buttermilk baked chicken recipe. When living and visiting down south I loved traditional buttermilk marinated fried chicken but oh the fat and calories! Here is my skinny version of this southern classic! Itis perfect served cold for those summer picnics! Make sure you start this recipe in advance a day ahead since the chicken needs to marinate overnight!

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2 cups light buttermilk
4 medium garlic cloves, peeled and lightly crushed
3 tablespoons hot sauce, such as Tabasco
1 tablespoon kosher salt, plus more as needed
2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper, plus more as needed
1/2 teaspoon paprika
1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
4 bone-in chicken thighs, skin removed
4 bone-in chicken drumsticks, skin removed
1 1/4 cups Corn Flake Crumbs or 5 cups finely ground cornflake cereal
4 tablespoons unsalted margarine (1/2 stick), melted
Combine the buttermilk, garlic, hot sauce, measured salt and pepper, paprika, and cayenne in a large bowl and stir until evenly combined. Pat the chicken dry with paper towels and transfer it to a...
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Nutritions

Calories
158

Sodium
1140mg
47% DV

Fat
8g
13% DV

Protein
8g
16% DV

Carbs
8g
2% DV

Fiber
1g
5% DV

Skip store-bought cans, because you can't beat the sweet, savory and smoky taste of homemade baked beans with bacon and molasses. The old-fashioned beans cook slowly in the oven for hours, developing a rich, thick sauce. Baked beans from scratch are the perfect side dish for your next cookout or potluck, and a simple lunch or dinner entrée when paired with cornbread or Boston brown bread!

1 lb. dried navy or Great Northern beans
1/2 lb. bacon
1 medium onion
1/2 c ketchup
3/4 c molasses
2 T apple cider vinegar
2 t dry mustard
2 c chicken broth
kosher salt and black pepper
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  • Place beans in a large bowl or pot. Cover with water by 2 inches. Cover and let stand overnight. Drain and rinse the beans.
  • Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water (about 1...
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Nutritions

Calories
461

Sodium
983mg
40% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
73g
24% DV

Fiber
8g
34% DV