Honey Fried Chicken

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Appears in Cook's Country August/September 2012, Cook's Country TV

The combo of crunch, heat, and sweet is always fantastic. But did dipping crispy fried chicken in honey have to spell “soggy”?

SERVES4

TIME1½ hours, plus 30 minutes brining

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WHY THIS RECIPE WORKS

Honey dipped fried chicken should be juicy and tender inside, with a crispy, honey-kissed coating. To keep it moist, we brine the chicken first. After a dusting of cornstarch, we dip it in a thin cornstarch-and-water batter, but the key fin...

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