Oven Fried Chicken Recipe
Cooking Time: 15-20 minutes, depending on size of joint
You will need:
3-4 tablespoons corn oil
4 chicken joints
1 tablespoon seasoned flour
4 tablespoons browned breadcrumbs 4 strips canned red pimento
1 Pour oil in roasting tin or shallow ovenproof dish. There should be sufficient to cover the bottom of the tin.
2 Put the dish into the oven at 375‚°F – Gas Mark 5, for 10 minutes to preheat oil.
3 Dip chicken joints in seasoned flour, then in egg and breadcrumbs, if wished.
4 Place joints in hot oil, baste well.
5 Bake uncovered until tender.
6 Drain on kitchen paper and garnish each one with a strip of red pimento.
With potato crisps: Potato crisps heated through in the oven and watercress make a good accompaniment to this dish.