Chicken fry recipe. How to make crispy spicy fried chicken?


If you’ve wanted to learn how to make fried chicken, this is the recipe for you. Always a picnic favorite, this deep fried chicken recipe is delicious either hot or cold.

This is by far the absolute BEST recipe for fried chicken I have ever made, and eaten! If you follow the recipe, the breading is definitely KFC comparable.

Chicken Fry Recipe
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
25 mins
Total Time
35 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American, Indian
Keyword: Chicken Fry Recipe
Servings: 8 People
  • 1 kg chicken- cut into 8 pieces
  • Oil to deep fry.
  • Mix together for marinade –
  • 1/2 tsp ginger paste
  • 1/2 tsp garlic paste
  • salt to taste
  • 2 tsp chilli powder
  • 2 Tbsp vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp gram flour
  • 2 tsp cumin seeds
  • 5 cloves – roasted and powdered
  • 1 tsp fenugreek seeds
  • 4-5 peppercorns – roasted and powdered
  • 2 black cardamoms – powdered
  • 2 tsp cumin seeds – powdered
  • 1/2 cup mustard oil
  • Lemon twists and coriander to garnish
  1. Prick the chicken in 2-3 places, marinate in the mixture and keep for 3-4 hrs.
  2. 2Heat the oil in a heavy-based pan and put the chicken pieces into it.
  3. 3Deep-fry over a medium flame, till the chicken is tender.
  4. 4Takes 15-20 minutes.
  5. 5Serve garnished with lemon twists and coriander leaves.