Honey-Fried Chicken

Honey-Fried Chicken

2 1/2 to 3 pounds chicken pieces
3/4 cup honey
3/4 cup buttermilk baking mix, or more if needed
2 teaspoons dry mustard
1/2 teaspoon paprika
Salt to taste
Pepper to taste
Vegetable oil

  1. Coat chicken with honey; set aside.

  2. Combine buttermilk baking mix, mustard, paprika, salt and pepper;
    dredge chicken in mixture.

  3. Heat 1/2-inch oil to 325F or medium-low heat in a large skillet.

  4. Carefully place chicken in hot oil and cook, turning once, until
    it is golden brown on all sides and chicken tests done when juices
    run clear. Drain on paper towels.

Makes 6 servings.