10 Fried Chicken Recipes for National Fried Chicken Day

10 Fried Chicken Recipes for National Fried Chicken Day
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10 Fried Chicken Recipes for National Fried Chicken Day

Check out our 10 tastiest fried chicken recipes to celebrate National Fried Chicken Day.

My Grandmother's Fried Chicken

This recipe is a classic take on fried chicken with a quick and easy method. What a perfect way to celebrate the holiday!

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Harissa Fried Chicken

This yummy, moist chicken is delicious! It introduces some awesome spices you would have never thought to add to your everyday fried chicken.

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Oven-Fried Chicken

Instead of frying the chicken, you can get the same crispy texture from baking it in the oven. This is a great way to create a slightly healthier version of "fried" chicken.

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Beer-Battered Buttermilk Fried Chicken

A cold beer and fried chicken are the perfect pair, so why not actually combine the two? This recipe allows you to use your brew of choice to make a perfect spin on the classic dish.

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Crispy Buttermilk Fried Chicken

This tasty recipe will make a perfect dish to celebrate National Fried Chicken Day or for any summer cookout. The buttermilk soak gives the chicken a delicious, buttery flavor.

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Gluten-Free Southern Fried Chicken

If you are craving salty, crispy chicken, but are gluten-free, this is the perfect dish for you. Best of all, the gluten-free treat still has all of the amazing flavors you love! The recipe also includes a way to make it dairy-free.

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Ranchero Oven-Fried Chicken

This recipe has minimal ingredients but maximum flavor. It uses well-known brands to create a delicious, oven-fried chicken.

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Oven-Fried Chicken Breast

With an added kick of Spanish paprika, Worcestershire sauce and a few other surprises, this chicken breast recipe opens new doors. The yummy, gravy-topped dish is sure to be a crowd pleaser!

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Korean Fried Chicken

We all love fried chicken, but getting to dip it in an amazing sweet and spicy sauce makes its a whole lot better. You will taste the Asian-inspired flavors in every bite.

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The Best Homemade Fried Chicken

If you want to stick to the classic, this is the perfect recipe for you. It also gives you two options for breading: traditional or herb parmesan. Happy celebrating!

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National Fried Chicken Day is July 6th, which is perfectly placed two days after the July 4th holiday. Let the American cooking continue! To help you celebrate, we have rounded up our favorite fried chicken recipes.

Whether it's classic fried chicken or something a little healthier, we have narrowed it down to the 10 most delicious recipes. You will be sure to find the perfect recipe to make this summer holiday super tasty!

Check out the slideshow above for the 10 delicious fried chicken recipes.

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