Cast Iron Skillet Chicken Thigh Recipes | Best Chicken Cast Iron Pan Recipes

Best Chicken Cast Iron Pan Recipes (#4 is PERFECT if you don’t have time to marinade your chicken!)

The cast-iron skillet will become your most treasured kitchen possession!The cast-iron skillet will become your most treasured kitchen possession!

If you have a cast iron pan hidden away at the back of your kitchen cabinets it’s time to pull it out and put it to good use.

Cast iron skillets might seen too old fashioned to use in the kitchen today but when it comes to cookware granny did know best and your hand me down pan will soon become your most treasured kitchen possession. You just have to know how to use it right.

Which is why today we are sharing some of the best chicken cast iron pan recipes we could find, including some tips on how to use your cast iron skillet for cooking AMAZING fried chicken!

Top Tips for Cooking Cast Iron Skillet Fried Chicken

When it comes to making tasty fried chicken at home it’s not so much the recipe that makes it taste great but HOW you prepare and fry your chicken. So here are some top tips for cooking cast iron skillet fried chicken the whole family will LOVE!

12. For an extra crispy crust you need to let that chicken rest before frying!

The Perfect Fried Chicken

The Perfect Fried Chicken

11. Double dip the chicken in the flour and egg mixtures for extra crunch

Lodge Cast Iron Fried Chicken Recipe | Best Chicken Cast Iron Pan Recipes

Lodge Cast Iron Fried Chicken Recipe

10. Taste the raw flour mixture to get a sense of the flavour (gross but it works!)

Cast Iron Skillet Fried Chicken |  Best Chicken Cast Iron Pan Recipes

The Best Fried Chicken of Your Life

9. For an amazing taste use local organic chicken thighs

Crispy Cast Iron Chicken | Best Chicken Cast Iron Pan Recipes

Crispy Cast Iron Chicken

Check out:  12 Best Cast Iron Skillet Bread Recipes (#4 will make you drool!)

Must have items for cast iron cooking

 Skillet oil gets SUPER hot! Protect yourself with a splatter screen like this one This handle grip makes it safer to handle your pan on the stovetop. It’s dishwasher friendly for easy cleaning Love your skillet by cleaning it properly after each use and you’ll be handing it down to your grandchildren!

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Cast Iron Skillet Fried Chicken | Best Chicken Cast Iron Pan Recipes

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