Chicken - Cajun Oven Fried

 

 

 

=== INGREDIENTS

1 frying chicken or 6 breasts or 6 leg thigh quarters

1 cup flour

black pepper and garlic powder (for sprinkling)

Creole seasoning

paprika

cayenne pepper

1/2 cup butter

 

 

 

=== DIRECTIONS

Preheat oven to 425F.

Pat chicken dry with a clean paper towel and sprinkle with garlic powder and Creole seasoning.

 

In a Ziploc bag, combine 1 cup flour, 1/4 teaspoon black pepper, a pinch of cayenne pepper (optional - adjust heat as desired), 1/2 teaspoon paprika and 1/2 teaspoon Creole seasoning. Close bag and mix well.

 

Shake chicken in the bag with flour and seasonings. Line a 9 x 13 inch glass baking dish with foil. Add butter and place in oven until it sizzles. Place chicken in dish, skin side down. Bake 30 minutes; turn reduce heat to 325F degrees and bake 35-45 minutes longer or until chicken is cooked through (this depends upon the weight of the chicken). It will be a beautiful golden brown and very tender when done.