In this video, you’ll see how to make chicken-fried steak with a creamy pan gravy. The batter gets its special kick from buttermilk and Tabasco Sauce. This just might be the best chicken-fried steak you’ll ever eat! Watch the video, then get norah’s 5-star recipe for The Best Chicken Fried Steak. Spoon the delicious gravy over mashed potatoes and the fried steak.