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1/3 cup granulated sugar
1/3 cup kosher salt
1 bay leaf
1 teaspoon red pepper flakes
Peel of 1 orange
4 extra pounds poultry wings
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 cup cornmeal
1/4 cup crushed potato chips
2 teaspoons garlic powder
1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1/2 teaspoon cooking powder
2 teaspoons fractured black pepper
2 tsps salt, plus much more for seasoning
2 mugs buttermilk
1 quart canola oil
Hot sauce, for serving (optional)
- Load a huge pot with 5 mugs of water. Location the pot over high heat as well as offer a boil. Add the sugar, salt, bay fallen leave, red pepper flakes, as well as orange peel. Cook, mixing, up until the sugar and salt dissolve, concerning 1 minute. Get rid of from the warmth and allow awesome.
- Area the chicken in a huge bowl as well as cover entirely with the cooled brine. Cover and also cool for 10 to 12 hrs, and approximately 24-hour.
Get rid of the hen from the brine as well as pat completely dry with a paper towel. Establish the poultry aside as well as throw out the brine.
For the chicken:
- To damage the chicken: In a large bowl, stir together the flour, cornmeal, smashed potato chips, garlic powder, cayenne, cooking powder, black pepper, and also salt until incorporated. Transfer to a big shallow dish. Area an additional large shallow meal beside the flour mix and add the buttermilk to it. Place a wire rack or pan beside the two meals; this will be where you establish your battered hen.
- Take one wing as well as immerse it in the buttermilk. Lift and allow any excess drip back right into the meal. Roll the fly the flour mix, coating it entirely. Place the battered poultry wing on the cake rack or frying pan as well as repeat with the remaining wings.
- Let the wings completely dry for 20 to thirty minutes prior to frying.
- To fry the poultry: In a big Dutch oven over tool warm, warm the canola oil to 350 ° F. Area a wire rack over a plate or line a frying pan with brown paper and reserved