Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich

This post may contain affiliate links. Which means, I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase through one of my affiliate links. Read full disclosure here.

19 Shares

Chicken is a man’s best friend, or at least that is the case at the dinner table. As soon as that juicy meat touches your lips, you forget about all your worries.

When that savory hot and spicy crispy chicken sandwich meets a toasted bun, you can’t help but have your mouth watering.

Then you add the crispy cooked bacon and pickled jalapenos to the crispy chicken sandwich. That may be too much for my taste buds to handle.

What Goes With Chicken Sandwiches?

Let’s get this out the way, crispy cooked bacon goes great with everything, including a crispy chicken sandwich.

For a side dish, you can never go wrong with fries. Mac and cheese are compatible with a chicken sandwich as well.

Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich Crispy Cooked Bacon 2 of 4

The Best Chicken Sandwich?

The best chicken sandwich is a hot and spicy crispy chicken sandwich with crispy cooked bacon, and I’m not saying that because that is the name of this recipe.

When it comes down to chicken sandwiches, spiciness is always preferred alongside a toasted bun.

What Veggies Go Well With Chicken?

The vegetables that go great on a crispy chicken sandwich are lettuce, pickled jalapenos, pickles, onions, etc.

Whether you consider tomatoes to be a vegetable or a fruit, you can put them on your hot and spicy crispy chicken sandwich alongside your crispy cooked bacon.

Are Chicken Sandwiches Healthier Than Burgers?

Chicken sandwiches being healthier than burgers would depend on a few factors. How lean is the meat you are using? What method are you using to cook the meat?

What additional ingredients are you adding to your sandwich/burger?

Which Chicken Sandwich Is Better?

A spicy crispy chicken sandwich is always better than a chicken sandwich that is not spicy. Concerning the cooking method, fried chicken is the best, but I’m going with a grilled chicken if I am trying to be healthy.

Let’s not forget, crispy cooked bacon makes any sandwich better.

Cooking Chicken And Bacon Together?

You can cook chicken and bacon together. How else can your taste buds experience a hot and spicy crispy chicken sandwich combines with the finest crispy cooked bacon laid in between two perfectly toasted buns.

Can You Put Raw Bacon On Cooked Chicken?

Before I answer this question, always cook your bacon. I can’t let you all get sick because you thought it was a good idea to eat raw bacon.

On the contrary, you can put raw bacon on cooked chicken. You can do this by wrapping the bacon around the chicken and cook the bacon-wrapped chicken accordingly.

When your food is ready, you will have some chicken wrapped with crispy cooked bacon.

Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich Crispy Cooked Bacon 4 of 4

Can You Toast Buns?

Yes, you can toast your buns. Sandwiches taste better on a toasted bun, as long as that toasted bun isn’t burnt.

Should Burger Buns Be Toasted?

If you never had a burger on a toasted bun, then I recommend trying it out. That burger on a toasted bun will change your life.

Making The Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich With Crispy Cooked Bacon

Serving Size: 2

  • Chicken Sandwich
    • 2 Pieces of Boneless Chicken Thighs
    • 4 Slices of Bacon
    • 1 Cup of Oil
    • 2 Eggs
    • 1 Tsp of Hot Sauce
    • ½ Tsp of Black Pepper
    • 2 Slices of Pepper Jack Cheese
    • 1 Cup of All-Purpose Flour
    • ½ Tsp of Italian Seasoning
    • 1 Tsp of Salt
    • ½ Tsp of Paprika
    • 1 Tsp of Cayenne Pepper
    • ¼ Tsp of Garlic Powder
    • 2 Hamburger Buns
    • 4 Tbsp of Pickled Jalapenos
  • Equipment
    • Tongs
    • Skillet
    • Stove Top
    • 2 Mixing Bowls
    • Stirring Utensil

Getting Started On The Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich With Crispy Cooked Bacon

Put the oil in your skillet and let it heat up at a medium temperature for 5-10 minutes. In the meantime, put your eggs and flour in two separate bowls.

Add seasoning to the flour and hot sauce to the eggs. Stir the eggs after adding the hot sauce, and stir the flour after adding the seasoning.

Coating The Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken

Submerge the chicken into the egg. Once the chicken is cover with egg, submerge the chicken into the flour mixture. Make sure that the entire chicken is cover with flour.

You will want the chicken to be double dredge so repeat this step then add the chicken onto the hot oil.

That Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Is On The Way Now!

Cook the chicken in the oil for 16 minutes. Halfway through, flip the chicken over. Once 16 minutes pass, remove the chicken from the skillet.

After that, layer the pepper jack cheese on top of the chicken while it is still hot. As a result, the cheese will melt.

Crispy Cooked Bacon On The Way

Put the bacon in the hot oil and cook for 8-10 minutes. Turn bacon frequently.

Creating Toasted Buns

Remove the excessive amount of oil from the skillet. There should be an estimate of 4 teaspoons left of the oil that will remain in the skillet. This oil will be used to toast the buns at a medium temperature over the stove top. Cook the buns with the flat side on the skillet for 2 minutes or until toasted as desired.

Assembling The Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich With Crispy Cooked Bacon

Add the spicy crispy chicken to the toasted buns. Next, add the crispy cooked bacon to your spicy crispy chicken sandwich. Finally, add your pickled jalapenos to the sandwich.

Add Something Saucy

Adding a sauce is optional. However, the sauce adds a mouthful of extra flavor!

This Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich With Crispy Cooked Bacon Will Make You Cry

This hot and spicy crispy chicken sandwich with crispy cooked bacon may make you cry. In other words, this sandwich is delicious!

Furthermore, if you don’t cry from the goodness that is entering your taste buds then you will cry from the spiciness that will put your mouth on fire.

I’m joking, but seriously, enjoy this hot and spicy crispy chicken sandwich with crispy cooked bacon.

Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich Crispy Cooked Bacon 2 of 4

Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich Crispy Cooked Bacon

Tasty Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich Crispy Cooked Bacon homemade recipe - perfect for foodies!
5 from 3 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
0 mins
Total Time 40 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 2
Calories 1502 kcal

Supplies and Equipment

  • Skillet
  • 2 Mixing Bowls

Ingredients
  

Chicken Sandwich

  • 2 Pieces Boneless Chicken Thighs Skinless
  • 2 Whole Hamburger Buns
  • 2 Slices Pepper Jack Cheese
  • 1 Cup Oil

Egg Mixture

  • 2 Whole Eggs
  • 1 Tsp Hot Sauce

Flour Mixture

  • 1 Cup All-Purpose Flour
  • 1/4 Tsp Garlic Powder
  • 1/2 Tsp Black Pepper
  • 1/2 Tsp Italian Seasoning
  • 1/2 Tsp Paprika
  • 1 Tsp Salt
  • 1 Tsp Cayenne Pepper
  • 4 Tbsp Jalapeno Pickled Sliced
  • 4 Slices Bacon

Instructions
 

Preparing To Cook The Chicken

  • Put the oil in your skillet and let it heat up at a medium temperature for 5-10 minutes.
  • Put your eggs and flour in two separate bowls.
  • Add seasoning to the flour and hot sauce to the eggs.
  • Stir the eggs after adding the hot sauce and stir the flour after adding the seasoning.

Coating The Chicken

  • Submerge the chicken into the egg. Once the chicken is cover with egg submerge the chicken into the flour mixture.
  • Once the entire chicken is cover with flour repeat the previous two steps.
  • Add the chicken onto the hot oil.

Frying The Meats

  • Cook the chicken in the oil for 16 minutes. Halfway through flip the chicken over.
  • After 16 minutes, remove the chicken from the skillet and layer the pepper jack cheese on top of the chicken while it is still hot. As a result, the cheese will melt.
  • Put the bacon in the hot oil and cook for 8-10 minutes. Turn bacon frequently.

Toasting The Buns

  • Remove the excessive amount of oil from the skillet. There should be an estimate of 4 teaspoons left of the oil that will remain in the skillet.
  • The remaining oil will be used to toast the buns at a medium temperature over the stove top.
  • Cook the buns with the flat side on the skillet for 2 minutes or until toasted as desired.

Assembling The Chicken Sandwich

  • Grab the sliced jalapenos and assemble the chicken sandwich as desired.

Nutrition

Calories: 1502kcalCarbohydrates: 52gProtein: 18gFat: 137gSaturated Fat: 18gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 52mgSodium: 1630mgPotassium: 293mgFiber: 3gSugar: 2gVitamin A: 977IUVitamin C: 39mgCalcium: 187mgIron: 4mg
Keyword hot and spicy crispy chicken
Tried this recipe? Tag Foodzetic!Mention @foodzetic on Instagram and tag #foodzetic!

 
  

1 thought on “Hot And Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich”

Leave a Comment

Recipe Rating