How To Make Homemade Crispy, Juicy Fried Chicken (That’s Better Than KFCs Original Recipe). This easy copycat recipe makes the BEST southern Kentucky style soul food. Serve it on a sandwich or at a picnic. Use Breast, Thighs, and drumsticks and a dry brine for ultimate flavor. You'll need buttermilk, spices, bone-in chicken, vodka, egg whites, flour, and a few more ingredients. Simple step by step photos make this easy!