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MOM'S FRIED CHICKEN Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Maryann Donlon
Added: Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 whole chicke cut in pieces
Enough oil for frying
Salt and pepper to taste
Onion powder to taste
3 eggs, beaten
2 1/2 c. milk
3 c. flour

Directions:
Directions:
Use 1 large fry pan or large chicken cast iron skillet. Beat eggs and milk in a bowl. Dip pieces of chicken in mixture. While oil in heating in skillet. Start with breasts, thighs, legs, wings. Then put dipper parts flour. Put breasts in middle of pan skin side down.
Continue process until all parts are dipped and floured and in pan frying. Add onion powder, salt, pepper to taste. Cook covered on high to medium heat depending on stove, electric/gas, turning 1 time until golden brown. Re-add all condiments after you've turned meat. Cover and finish cooking until done, about 35 minutes. Drain and platter.


GRAVY:
Pour off almost all grease. Save cracklings in skillet. Add 3/4 cup flour. Heat flour until browned in grease/cracklings. Add milk to thickness desired. Add salt and pepper to taste.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Mom would make this and take to picnics...I can remember her filling the large electric roaster many times with fried chicken.

 

 

 

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