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Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

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Southern Fried Chicken Tacos
  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 45 min
  • Servings 4
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Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

Make the best Southern tacos. EVER.

Ingredients

Vegetable oil, for frying
2
pounds boneless, skinless chicken tenders
1 1/2
teaspoons seasoned salt
2
cups self-rising flour
3
eggs
1
cup hot sauce
8
Old El Paso™ Flour Tortillas for Soft Tacos & Fajitas, warmed
1
cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese
Fresh guacamole, for serving

Directions

  • 1 Heat oil to 350ºF in a deep, heavy-bottomed pot. Do not fill the pot more than 1/2 full with oil.
  • 2 Season the chicken with the seasoned salt. Add the flour to a shallow bowl or pie plate.
  • 3 In a medium size bowl, beat the eggs and hot sauce together.
  • 4 Dip the seasoned chicken in the egg mixture, and then coat well in the flour. Place the chicken in the preheated oil and fry the chicken in the oil until brown and crisp and cooked through, about 6-8 minutes. Drain on a paper towel-lined cookie sheet.
  • 5 Once cool enough to handle, slice the chicken into strips. Warm the tortillas and fill with chicken. Top with cheese and guacamole.
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Fried chicken tenders make amazingly tasty tacos!

As prepared by Half Baked Harvest,

Sliced fried chicken and all the fixin's make these tacos an easy party win.

So are you ready for, like, The Best Tacos Ever?!

Because these Southern Fried Chicken Tacos are pretty much gonna become your new favorite “go to” taco.

Why? Well, the Southern fried chicken! Duh! It's perfectly crunchy, slightly spicy and all kinds of delicious.

So it only made sense to take that delicious chicken and make it into an even better taco. You see, with these tacos you don’t just get the chicken, you get all the taco toppings, too... meaning guacamole and cheese!

You could even throw in a little salsa if you want. Yes, that would be equally awesome.

Let's go!

 

Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

Just gather your ingredients.

 

Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

Heat the oil to 350ºF in a deep, heavy-bottomed pot. Don't fill the pot more than half full with oil.

Season the chicken with seasoned salt. Next, add flour to a shallow bowl or pie plate.

 

Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

In a medium bowl, beat the eggs and hot sauce together.

 

Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

Now dip the seasoned chicken in the egg mixture.

 

Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

Then coat well in the flour.

 

Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

Place the chicken in the preheated oil and fry it until brown and crisp, about 6-8 minutes. Drain on a paper towel-lined cookie sheet.

 

Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

Once cool enough to handle, slice the chicken into strips.

 

Southern Fried Chicken Tacos

Warm the tortillas and fill with chicken. Top with cheese and guacamole.


Now eat the most delicious Southern Fried Chicken Tacos!

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Tips  

Try swapping out your favorite fish in place of the chicken for a seafood version.

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