Fried Chicken in Batter

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Appears in
The Daily Mail Modern British Cookbook

By Alastair Little and Richard Whittington

Published 1998

  • About

Battered deep-fried chicken is a great favourite with children, who are never happier than when fed from a high-street fast-food outlet. The late Colonel Sanders’ batter recipe is a trade secret, just like the formula for Coke or Heinz baked beans. However, this recipe for deep-fried chicken in a herbed batter should please the most discerning young palate, especially when served in striped boxes to be eaten with their fingers. Battered chicken is Michael Jackson’s favourite food, which he