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    12 Glorious Ways To Make Fried Chicken At Home

    Winner, winner.

    1. Oven-Fried Chicken

    Bobbi Lin /

    No hot oil necessary. Learn how to make it here.

    2. Grown-Up Chicken Tenders

    Ashley Rodriguez /

    Say goodbye to the frozen nuggets that you call chicken tenders. This version is served with a DIY sweet and sour sauce, to boot. Get the recipe.

    3. Buttermilk Fried Chicken

    Ashley Rodriguez /

    Buttermilk, dry-brined, real-deal. Get the recipe here.

    4. Asian Fried Chicken with Honey Ginger Sauce

    Tom Hirschfeld /

    Trade your biscuits and gravy for sticky rice and honey sauce. Get the recipe here.

    5. Classic Southern Buttermilk Bathed Fried Chicken

    Alpha Smoot /

    Some South for your mouth. Recipe here.

    6. Crispy Coated Chicken

    Mark Weinberg /

    Gotta get those greens in, you know? Get the recipe.

    7. Indian Fried Chicken


    Move over, Korean fried chicken. There's a new favorite in town. Get the recipe here.

    8. Honest Fried Chicken

    Tom Hirschfeld /

    In this case, the slower-cooked the better. Recipe here.

    9. Chinese Chicken with Black Pepper Sauce

    Mark Weinberg /

    Skip takeout and make this homemade version instead.

    10. Grandma Virginia's Oven-Fried Chicken

    James Ransom /

    Because grandma knows best. Get the recipe here.

    11. Korean Fried Chicken Wings

    Bobbi Lin /

    Football season is right around the corner, just sayin'. Get the recipe here.

    12. Hot Chicken and Jalapeño Bacon Cheddar Waffle

    Mark Weinberg /

    Chicken and waffles are always the right move. Get the recipe here.

    For more fried chicken recipes, head over to Food52.