kfc original secret chicken recipe



• 1 whole chicken, cut into pieces
• 3 beaten eggs
• 4 tablespoons oil
For the coating
• 2 cups flour
• 4 teaspoons paprika
• 1 teaspoons salt
• 1 teaspoon pepper
• 1 teaspoon poultry seasoning [or chicken stock powder]
• 1 teaspoon oregano
• 1 teaspoon tarragon
• 1 teaspoon parsley
• 1/2 teaspoon thyme
• 1 teaspoon chives
• 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
• 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
• 1/2 teaspoon celery salt


-Sift flour and add together all the coating ingredients and grind finely with a mortar and pestle and place in a clean plastic bag. Coat each chicken piece first with the beaten egg, then with the flour mixture in the bag. Make sure you coat each piece completely with the flour.

-Heat the oil in a skillet. Brown the chicken in oil slowly, uncovered. Once browned, cover the skillet and keeping frying on a very gentle heat until the chicken is fully cooked. Place on paper towels to drain out the excess