Cocoa Fried Chicken Recipe

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour for coating
  • 1 teaspoon cocoa powder
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 2 cups seasoned dry bread crumbs
  • 2 cups olive oil for frying
  1. Mix flour and cocoa powder in a shallow dish or plate. One by one, coat chicken pieces in flour mixture, then dip in beaten egg, then in seasoned bread crumbs.
  2. Heat oil in a cast iron skillet to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  3. Fry coated chicken pieces in oil until cooked through and juices run clear (approximately 5 minutes). Drain on paper towels.