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Hot Chicken : 101

     Hot chicken* is a type of fried chicken that is a local specialty of Nashville, Tennessee, in the United States. Due to it’s popularity is now found nation-wide. It’s typical preparation, it is a portion of breast, thigh, or wing that has been marinated in a water-based blend of seasoning, floured, fried, and finally coated using a paste that has been heavily spiced with cayenne pepper. Usually served atop slices of white bread with pickle chips, served atop waffles or between white bread or buns.

Variations: Hot Chicken Tender, Hot Fish and Baked Chicken Skewers.

*Hot Chicken is known by many names such as: Nashville Hot Chicken, Prince’s Hot chicken, Nashville-style chicken.