Bar-B-Q King Fried Chicken

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READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by mightyro_cooking4u

From Diners, Drive-ins and Dives cookbook. Courtesy of Bar-B-Q King, Charlotte,NC

Ingredients Nutrition

  • oil, for deep-frying
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 cups flour, self-rising
  • 2 cups cracker meal, finely ground
  • 1 (2 1/2-3 lb) chicken, cut into 10 pieces
  • barbecue sauce, Carolina-style, of your choice


  1. Heat the shortening or oil in a deep-fryer or deep pot to 300 degrees F. Combine the water and milk in a large bowl. Whisk the flour and cracker meal in a shallow dish.
  2. Dip the chicken pieces in the milk mixture, then roll them in the flour mixture. dip again in the milk and roll in the flour. Fry the pieces until golden brown and cooked through, about 15 minutes. If desired, dip the hot pieces in barbeque sauce as they come out of the fryer.

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