A family favorite, true comfort food, and an easy dinner recipe, Easy Southern Crispy Oven-Fried Chicken, has crispy, fried to perfection crust, juicy, flavorful meat, fewer calories and less mess than classic fried chicken.
I can’t imagine a more perfect food than Southern Fried Chicken, that is, I couldn’t until I made this Easy Southern Crispy Oven Fried Chicken recipe.
I love fried chicken, and I have to say it’s my favorite food! There, I’ve said it! And, you know what? Most of my friends agree! We all grew up eating fried chicken, and to this day, it’s still our favorite!
Of course, these days, love it or not, it’s not something I eat or cook regularly, and you know all of the reasons for this, so there is no point in covering them here. But guess what? This recipe for Easy Southern Crispy Oven-Fried Chicken is so close to the real thing; I don’t miss real fried chicken at all.
Is oven-fried chicken healthy?
While I wouldn’t call oven-fried chicken a health food, it’s certainly healthier than traditional fried chicken, and one might even go so far as to say; it’s healthyish…
I really could go on and on about how good it is, but I’m writing this at my son’s and daughter-in-law’s house because we don’t have any power or internet courtesy of Hurricane Michael. So I’m just going to keep this short and sweet and ask you to try it yourself! Please be sure to let me know if you agree that this recipe for crispy oven-fried chicken is a great substitute for the real thing!