• 2 Ratings

Saltine cracker crumbs and a mix of herbs and spices make the crunchy coating on this chicken completely irresistible.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
cook:
45 mins
Servings:
6
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Fried Chicken with Creamy Gravy

Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a small bowl combine egg and the 3 tablespoons milk. In a shallow bowl combine crushed crackers, thyme, salt, paprika, and pepper. Dip chicken pieces, one at a time, in egg mixture; roll in cracker mixture to coat.

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  • In a 12-inch skillet brown chicken in hot oil over medium heat for 10 to 15 minutes, turning occasionally. Drain well.

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  • Add the 1 cup milk to skillet. Heat just to boiling. Reduce heat to medium-low; cover tightly. Cook for 30 minutes. Uncover; cook about 5 to 10 minutes more or until chicken is no longer pink (170°F for breasts; 180°F for thighs and drumsticks). Transfer chicken to a serving platter, reserving drippings for gravy. Cover chicken; keep warm. Prepare Creamy Gravy.

Nutrition Facts (Fried Chicken with Creamy Gravy)

448 calories; total fat 25g; saturated fat 7g; polyunsaturated fat 7g; monounsaturated fat 9g; cholesterol 152mg; sodium 590mg; potassium 471mg; carbohydrates 17g; fiber 1g; sugar 6g; protein 36g; trans fatty acid 0g; vitamin a 486IU; vitamin c 1mg; thiamin 0mg; riboflavin 0mg; niacin equivalents 11mg; vitamin b6 1mg; folate 36mcg; vitamin b12 1mcg; calcium 162mg; iron 2mg.

Creamy Gravy

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  • In a screw-top jar combine the 3/4 cup milk, the flour, salt, and black pepper; cover and shake until well combined. Add to reserved drippings in skillet. Stir in an additional 1 cup milk. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until thickened and bubbly. Cook and stir for 1 minute more. (If desired, stir in additional milk to make desired consistency.)

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