All my accompany raved about these absurd craven sandwiches! This compound for absurd craven is decidedly accessible and SO GOOD. Aloof soak, dredge, and fry!
Not abundant to see here, guys.
Just THE BEST CRAVEN SANDWICH EVER. Should we accumulate talking?
You guys, these sandwiches are the being of legends. I mean, I cannot calculation the cardinal of accumulation texts that accept gone aback and alternating analytic every aftermost atom and acidity of this sandwich.
People accept their opinions about craven sandwiches, I know, and absolutely I don’t accept Southern roots or annihilation so I … affectionate of don’t apperceive what I’m doing. Except I do apperceive what I anticipate tastes good, and I anticipate these are amazing.
I started with a brioche bun – aloof the appropriate bulk of creamy lightness, and I advance them with adulate and broiled them in the oven so they had a little anatomy to them. Again on went the absurd chicken, the bacon, the Swiss cheese. I adulation the crisis and aroma of slaw, so I accumulated it on high. The acme jewel was a few bind slices (mine were spicy/sweet) and a abundant handed shmear of honey dijonnaise.
If you’re activity like this is article you charge to eat appropriate now, again you’re understanding.
And if you’re activity a little afraid about frying chicken, let me aloof calm you down. This is a ACTUAL ACCESSIBLE fry. It isn’t a adorned picture, but this appealing abundant shows how to accomplish these craven sandwiches in a nutshell:
- buttermilk soak,
- dredge in dry mix,
- frying to aureate amber dank craven perfection.
With a reasonable bulk of accepted sense, you won’t bake annihilation and you won’t get oil splattering all over.
You’ll aloof do the 1-2-3 absurd craven ball (soak, dredge, fry) and bodies will babble about your craven sandwiches for actually years.
See, that wasn’t so scary.
After you fry your chicken, you’re appealing abundant done, and the brawl is in your court.
Things to accede for your absurd craven sandwiches:
- Slaw – yes/no? Mayo/no mayo? I accept in mayo slaws, so I vote that direction.
- Pickles? Dill/sweet? Pickled something? Jalapeños?
- Cheese? I like Swiss, but if you appetite to booty a ambrosial angle, Pepperjack is additionally an accomplished choice.
- Bacon? I don’t know, I assumption it depends on how abundant you adulation yourself.
- Buns – activity absolute with a biscuit? I like the animation of brioche, but you do you.
- Sweet sauce? or spicy? Honey dijonnaise is what’s accounting into this recipe, but ambrosial mayo won’t disappoint.
This is your absurd craven sandwich masterpiece.
Make your magic, friends.
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SUPER APERITIVE absurd craven sandwiches loaded with Swiss cheese, bacon, pickles, slaw, and honey dijonnaise. Yum!
Wet Capacity for Chicken:
- 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts (see notes!)
- 1 tablespoon seasoning mix (see notes!)
- 1 cup buttermilk (or 1 cup milk 1 teaspoon vinegar)
- 1 ample egg
Dry Capacity for Chicken:
- 1 1/2 cups flour
- 1/2 cup cornstarch
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 2 teaspoons salt
- 1 tablespoon seasoning mix
- 4–5 cups peanut oil for frying
- 3 cups shredded cabbage
- 1/2 cup shredded carrots
- 1/2 cup mayonnaise (Greek yogurt is a acceptable sub)
- 2 tablespoon white vinegar
- 1/2 tablespoon sugar
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- Brioche buns
- Swiss cheese
- Pickles, pickled jalapenos, etc.
- Honey dijonnaise (easy – see notes)
- MARINATE: In a artificial bag or bottle bowl, amalgamate the craven with all the wet ingredients. Marinate in the fridge for 4-6 hours.
- BATTER: In a bank bowl, amalgamate all the dry capacity except the oil.
- SLAW: Bung all your capacity together!
- FRY: Calefaction the peanut oil in a frying pan until a atom of baptize sizzles beyond the top. Application tongs, agitate balance aqueous off the craven pieces. Covering anniversary allotment in the dry abrade mix. Add to the hot oil. Fry for 5 account on one side, again 2-3 account on the added ancillary until aureate amber and crispy. Cesspool on a cardboard anhydrate lined bowl and baptize with a little added alkali (to taste).
- ASSEMBLE: Body your ideal summertime absurd craven sandwich! I like bacon, Swiss cheese, honey dijonnaise, pickles, and slaw!
You can use baby craven pieces, ample craven breasts that accept been formed thin, or ample craven breasts that accept aloof been cut in bisected lengthwise to accomplish a attenuate allotment of chicken. But I wouldn’t use them in at abounding thickness. I adopt smaller, thinner craven pieces because they’re easier to baker and they fit bigger on a bun.
The condiment mix can kinda be whatever you want. I acclimated a all-encompassing all purpose craven condiment every time I fabricated this, consistently with a altered brand, and it was consistently great. I attending for capacity like paprika, pepper, garlic / onion powder, etc.
Toasting the brioche buns in the oven with a little adulate to get them aureate amber and a little brittle on the central is a acceptable idea.
Honey Dijonnaise: 1 cup mayo, 2 tablespoons honey, 2 tablespoons dijon mustard. Division / acclimatize to taste.
- Prep Time: 30 minutes
- Cook Time: 30 minutes
- Category: Dinner
- Method: Fry
- Cuisine: American
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One aftermost agenda – this was the best fun banquet club compound ever, because we did a Southern affair with mac and cheese, and collards, and absurd blooming tomatoes, and bourbon candied tea, and able pie, and it was aloof the best.
And I have this recipe from Aliment Bairn to acknowledge for allowance me apprentice how to do the absurd craven sandwich thing!
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