Do you love Long John Silver’s Chicken Planks like I do? Well, today I have a great copycat recipe to share with you. The trick is in mimicking the iconic L
This is the perfect solution, if the nearest Long John Silvers is at least an hour drive away.
Long John Silver’s Chicken Batter
Of course, the most important part of a successful copycat of Long John Silver’s chicken planks is in a nice crispy flavorful batter recipe. This chicken batter has great “puff” to it, and the reports I’m getting are positive on crispness and flavor.
Why not make a big batch of these copycat chicken planks this weekend to enjoy with your family. I’m sure it will make them very happy.
Serving the Battered Chicken
- 1 lb Chicken Tenderloins
Long John Silver Batter
- 3/4 cup Flour
- 2 tbsp Cornstarch
- 1/4 tsp Baking Soda
- 1/4 tsp Baking Powder
- 1 tsp Salt
- 1 tsp Sugar
- 1/4 tsp Onion Powder
- 1/4 tsp Garlic Powder
- 3/4 cup Water
- Combine dry ingredients in a bowl and mix well.
- Add water and stir until well combined.
- Heat oil to between 360 and 375.
- Dip fish or chicken in batter to coat completely.
- Deep fry for until golden brown (about 3 minutes per side).
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