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KFC Fried Chicken – Easy & Proven 4 Step Recipe for KFC Style Fried Chicken!

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KFC Fried Chicken – Easy & Proven 4 Step Recipe for KFC Style Fried Chicken!

Looking for an easy, proven fried chicken recipe?

No need to look any further. It works every time! Flavourful, juicy, tender and don’t forget that satisfying crunch. At the dinner table, one of the personnel comments, ”WOW, you can give KFC competition!” So yes guys, its really that good! And yes, you can make this happen right in your very own kitchen! Let’s get cooking…

KFC’S 11 SECRET SPICES!!!!

To get that great kicking KFC flavour, all you have to do is blend up these 11 secret spices:

  • 2/3 tbsp salt
  • 3 tbsp white pepper
  • 1 tbsp black pepper
  • 1/2 tbsp basil
  • 1 tbsp celery salt
  • 1 tbsp dried mustard
  • 2 tbsp garlic salt
  • 1 tbsp ground ginger
  • 1/3 tbsp oregano
  • 4 tbsp paprika
  • 1/2 tbsp thyme

Blend ingredients in a food processor until all spices are similar sized. Mix in 2 cups of flour. Tada, your secret breading mixture is complete!

The 13th Top Secret Ingredient!

Adding some MSG (monosodium glutamate) helps with that extra crunch! (I didn’t add any since I didn’t have) But according to Ron Douglas, author of America’s Most Wanted Recipes, the real key to the perfect crispy texture is MSG. You can add it to your seasoning mix before breading. IT IS A MUST! And don’t worry, MSG isn’t harmful to you in any way. See what this Mayo Clinic article has to say about MSG! (Mine turned out perfect without it)

4 Simple Steps to Frying The Best Fried Chicken:

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STEP 1:

Wash your chicken pieces in lime & salt and pat dry. Rub with green seasoning and let marinate for 20 minutes. (I used quality, affordable whole chicken wings from Westco Foods)

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STEP 2:

Dip seasoned chicken pieces into egg and milk wash. Make sure they are completely immersed in order for the breaded coating to stick.

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STEP 3:

Place in secret spice breaded mixture. Toss around a few times until completely covered. Make sure you are unable to see any part of the raw skin.

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STEP 4:

Transfer immediately to the deep fat fryer. (Heat oil to 350 F) Deep fry the chicken pieces for exactly 12 minutes, a few at a time, depending on the size of your deep fat fryer. (I fit three big chicken wing pieces comfortably at once) To ensure that they are cooked through, rest them in the oven at 175 F for a few minutes, this would also keep them hot and crunchy. (KFC actually does this before serving, according to a former employee)

Serving Suggestion!

Pair with that creamy mashed potato and a buttery biscuit. Man, what could be better??! From the comfort and safety of your home.

Links to Westco Foods products for the best Fried Chicken and Chips!

ENJOY!

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Trinidad and Tobago Wholesale Food Suppliers – Why are They Important and What Can They Supply?

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Trinidad and Tobago Wholesale Food Suppliers – Why are They Important and What Can They Supply?

What are the Statistics for Wholesale Food Suppliers in Trinidad and Tobago?

Wholesale Food Suppliers are a major essential industry in Trinidad and Tobago’s twin-island republic. Being an island and an undiversified economy, Oxford Business Group states that ‘T&T is a net food importer, meeting as much as 85% of its needs from imports’. This shows that high-quality imported foods are key to a healthy population and will help to increase the quality of life of citizens.

Food Wholesalers in Trinidad and Tobago

There are many contenders in the market including Food Basket International, Hadco Foods, Vasha Foods, Premium Quality Meats (PQM), Arima Discount Mart (ADM) and Fineline Distributors to name a few. However, Westco Foods is committed to going above and beyond for their customers and to building robust business to business relationships that will stand the test in good as well as difficult times. Our Vision can be seen on our About Us page and goes into the details that make us the best wholesale food supplier in Trinidad and Tobago.

Why choose Westco Foods?

Westco Foods has been committed to supplying Trinidad and Tobago with quality food imports for over 25 years and have grown to be a respected and sought after supplier to supermarkets, restaurants, corporate entities, off-shore petroleum entities and even airline meal catering companies where quality and food safety is perhaps of the highest standard.

We have expanded our range to not only include foods. See the list below of the different product groups that Westco Foods can supply:

Are You Looking for a Top Notch, High-Quality Food Supplier in Trinidad and Tobago?

Our team of customer service representatives, sales staff and dispatch team stand ready to assist you with your wholesale food procurement and are ready to deliver your orders in a timely manner while adhering to the highest standard of hygiene and food processing safety protocols. With free delivery throughout the nation, we are sure that the Westco Foods Team can provide unmatched customer service and product quality for your enterprise. Browse our product selection and submit an online quote request or contact us via our online form or give us a ring on 1-868-235-5020 We are always happy to speak!