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Memorial Day Fried Chicken Recipe

Joseph Coupal - Friday, May 24, 2013

If you are looking for a delicious and different recipe for a Memorial Day picnic or party, here is a delicious one here. Regardless of if you are hosting a party in your apartment in Roanoke, VA or heading out for a Memorial Day picnic, this fried chicken recipe can be eaten hot or cold.

Crunchy Lemonade Drumsticks

  • 2 tablespoons grated lemon zest
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons packed light brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup buttermilk
  • 12 skin-on chicken drumsticks (3 1/2 to 4 1/4 pounds)
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 cups panko (Japanese breadcrumbs)
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme
  • Pinch of cayenne pepper
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • Olive-oil cooking spray

Directions

Mix 1 tablespoon lemon zest and the lemon juice in a large bowl. Add 1 cup water and the sugar and whisk to dissolve, then whisk in the buttermilk. Pierce the drumsticks several times with a fork and season with salt and pepper. Toss in the marinade, cover and refrigerate 4 hours, or overnight.

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Bring the chicken to room temperature. Put the panko, thyme, the remaining 1 tablespoon lemon zest, the cayenne, 1 teaspoon salt, and black pepper to taste in a large resealable plastic bag and shake to mix. Put the mayonnaise in a bowl. Set a rack on a baking sheet and spray with cooking spray.

Remove the drumsticks from the marinade, dip in the mayonnaise, then drop into the bag and shake to coat; transfer to the rack.

Mist the chicken with cooking spray. Bake until golden, about 35 minutes; flip and bake until browned and crisp, 35 to 40 more minutes. Cool completely, then pack in an airtight container.

Recipe and Image – Food Network


Honeywood Apartment Homes

3101-H Honeywood Lane, Roanoke, VA 24018

Call: 855-719-4045
Email UsHoneywood007@myLTSMail.com
View Map

Opens: Monday-Friday: 9:30A-5:30P | Saturday: 10A-5P | Sunday: Closed

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