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Key West Chicken

Key West Chicken

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"This recipe from the Florida Keys has been given to almost everyone I know. It is the best marinade for chicken, and it only takes 30 minutes from prep till you can grill! It's a great blend of flavors with honey, soy sauce, and lime juice. If you have time, try marinating overnight for the fullest flavor." — by TINA B 
Garlic Chicken Fried Chicken

Garlic Chicken Fried Chicken

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"This actually uses my breading for Chicken Fried Steak---my husband suggested we try it with chicken breasts, and it was delicious!" — by TANAQUIL 
Easy Cajun Jambalaya

Easy Cajun Jambalaya

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"Chicken breast and kielbasa are sauteed with green pepper, onion celery and garlic, then stewed with chicken stock and rice. This version is lightly spiced, in response to those a little more sensitive to pepper." — by Grant Michel 
Jambalaya

Jambalaya

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"Spicy jambalaya with chicken and andouille sausage." — by Terri 
Baked Chicken with Peaches

Baked Chicken with Peaches

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"The sweetness of peaches and a sprinkling of brown sugar, the spice of ginger and cloves, and a smidgen of lemon juice all heighten the flavor of these baked chicken breasts." — by LOREERIN 
Southern Fried Chicken

Southern Fried Chicken

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"A heritage recipe, both simple and reliable: chicken in a batter of salt, pepper, flour and paprika, quickly fried in hot vegetable oil." — by Cindy Garrick 
Deep South Fried Chicken

Deep South Fried Chicken

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"This vintage recipe just calls for flour, salt and pepper, but gives you lots of valuable tips to ensure success." — by Marilyn 
Quick Lemon Dijon Chicken

Quick Lemon Dijon Chicken

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"Spicy, tangy, flavorful chicken that can be prepared in a snap! Ingredients can be adjusted to taste." — by PEACEKIKS 
A Southern Fried Chicken

A Southern Fried Chicken

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""A cut-up chicken dredged in buttermilk and seasoned flour, then deep-fried to perfection."" — by jason 
Chicken Jambalaya I

Chicken Jambalaya I

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"Packed with vegetables and a zippy tomato broth, this chicken and rice dish is a potent change of pace." — by Suzanne 
Creole Chicken I

Creole Chicken I

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"Chicken, ham, and sausage in a peppery hot tomato sauce all mixed up with rice for a hearty Louisiana stew that bides its time in the slow cooker." — by Nancy 
Man Pleasin' Jambalaya

Man Pleasin' Jambalaya

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"This Jambalaya pleases every one from picky kids to the even pickier dads, total time from start to finish is about 40 min, and a big plus ONLY ONE BIG POT TO CLEAN! This is very filling and is great heated up in a skillet the next day." — by Lesa 
Tanya's Louisiana Southern Fried Chicken

Tanya's Louisiana Southern Fried Chicken

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"Eggs and evaporated milk in the herbed batter make this rich fried chicken extra moist and flavorful." — by Tanya Lewis 
Whiskey Chicken

Whiskey Chicken

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"Sauteed chicken chunks braised in a sweet, savory whiskey sauce." — by JLLYBEAN24 
Baked BBQ Fried Chicken

Baked BBQ Fried Chicken

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"This is a wonderful Southern treat in which everyone will enjoy! Remember, you can also eat the chicken without the BBQ sauce as well." — by Jenny Sook 
Chicken Bog

Chicken Bog

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"Hunker down with this chicken, sausage and rice stew. Note: This recipe is what is called 'low country cooking.' It is a term used in the coastal regions of South Carolina. Chicken Bog is even served at local restaurants in South Carolina along with other local favorites." — by MARBALET 
Southern-Style Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Southern-Style Buttermilk Fried Chicken

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"This is down home recipe includes a terrific buttermilk marinade. The longer the chicken marinates, the better the chicken turns out!" — by pinkchef 
Scrumptious Chicken

Scrumptious Chicken

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" Chicken in a mild sauce features a layer of golden Cheddar beneath a crown of crumbled stuffing mix." — by Ginny 
Best Bourbon Chicken

Best Bourbon Chicken

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"Chunks of chicken breast are simmered in a fruity, zesty sauce made with sippin' whiskey liqueur for a Southern treat." — by Rikster67 
Uncle Dank's Gumbo

Uncle Dank's Gumbo

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"Dis iz a terrific gumbo recipe, if'n you close your eyes, you'll swear Mama is makin'it fer ya. Feel free to substitute crawdads fer de shrimp. File is optional and is always added off of the heat. Add rice to the center of a large soup bowl, add gumbo. Deeelicious!!!" — by MRBOEJANGLES 
 
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