In The Help, the character Minny reveres Crisco, calling it "the most important invention in the kitchen since jarred mayonnaise." She uses Crisco to fry chicken to perfection, admiring the way the vegetable shortening "bubbles up like a song" as.
This classic Southern Buttermilk Brined Fried Chicken is soaked overnight in buttermilk to keep the chicken moist then double-dredged for a perfectly crispy coating. Ive seriously been on a fried chicken binge this past month.
Twirl and Taste: Happy Birthday Elvis - the secret to the Fried Chicken that Elvis Loved! Pinner:This recipe takes up to 5 days to marinade and requires some math to figure the spice measurements, but it makes alot.