Ad Hoc Chicken Nuggets

6 hr Prep: 30 min Cook: 30 min
Serves: 4 Save

Ingredients (21)

  • 3-4 pounds chicken breasts
  • 2 quarts neutral oil, for frying
  • Brine:
  • 3 lemons, halved
  • 6 bay leaves
  • 1 handful fresh parsley
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 6 cloves garlic
  • 2 tablespoons black peppercorns
  • 2/3 cup Kosher salt
  • 1 gallon water
  • Breading Mix:
  • 4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons garlic powder
  • 2 tablespoons onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 2 teaspoons cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon Kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 quart Buttermilk

Directions

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