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Zinger burger

Zinger burger is a juicy and a delicious recipe. it's marninated in buttermilk and other seasonings and fried in flour mixed with seasonings.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Resting Time1 d
Total Time1 d 20 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chicken, spicy chicken sandwich
Calories:
Author: Sarah Mirza

Equipment

  • a gallon size ziploc bag

Ingredients

Buttermilk

  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 1 tbsp white vinegar

Marination

  • 3 chicken breast boneless and skinless
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 tbsp paprika
  • 1 tbsp garlic powder
  • 1 tbsp onion powder
  • 1 tbsp cajun seasoning
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • salt as needed

Breading

  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1 tbsp paprika
  • 1 tbsp smoked paprika
  • 1 tbsp onion powder
  • 1 tbsp garlic powder
  • 1 tbsp cajun seasoning
  • salt as needed
  • 4 eggs whipped in a seprate bowl

Frying

  • 4-6 cups olive oil for frying

Assembly

  • brioche buns
  • lettuce
  • tomatoes
  • pickle chips
  • mayonnaise
  • butter room temperature

Instructions

Buttermilk

  • Mix whole milk and white vinegar in a glass bowl.
  • Let it sit for 10 minutes.
  • You would see some lumps mix them together with spoon and your buttermilk in ready.

Marination

  • Pound the chicken breasts in between two pieces of parchment paper. Cut each chicken breast in half crosswise to make 2 small pieces of chicken about the same size. ( so it will fit in a bun)
  • In a large ziploc bag, place the chicken, buttermilk, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, black pepper, and salt.
  • Seal the ziploc, and shake it up the ziploc so every chicken piece gets coated well.
  • Place it in the refrigerator for 24 hours.

Breading

  • In a bowl, add eggs and whipped them. Set it aside.
  • In an another bowl, add all purpose flour, garlic powder, onion powder, cajun seasoning, salt, smoked paprika, and paprika and mix all the seasonings together.
  • Take out the ziploc from the refridgator and open it.
  • Take out a piece of chicken.
  • Dip it in the flour mixture on both sides of the chicken, then dip the chicken in the whipped egg bowl on both sides, and then dip it back in the flour mixture on both sides, coat well.

Frying

  • In a medium size fry pan, on medium heat.
  • Heat the oil, then turn the heat medium to low now.
  • Fry each side of the chicken for 4-5 minutes.
  • Then take it out.

Assembly

  • Apply butter on each size of the bun.
  • Toast the buns.
  • On the bottom bun, add the fried chicken piece, lettuce, tomatoes, pickle, mayonnaise, and place the top bun on top.
  • Serve it hot, and Enjoy!