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KFC 11 Secret Spices and Herbs

KFC 11 Secret Herbs and Spices Recipe

The KFC 11 secret herbs and spices are what make the KFC chicken so special. They add the spicy warmth and the herby freshness to your chicken. You add the spices and herbs to the flour and then coat your chicken with it.
4.56 from 9 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course copycat
Cuisine American
Servings 5
Calories 64.1 kcal


  • Large Bowl
  • Whisk
  • Air Tight Container


  • 2 tablespoons Paprika
  • 1 tablespoon Onion Salt
  • 1 teaspoon Celery Salt
  • 1 teaspoon Rubbed Sage
  • 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Ground Allspice
  • 1 teaspoon Ground Oregano
  • 1 teaspoon Chili Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Black Pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Basil Leaves (crushed)
  • 1 teaspoon Marjoram Leaves (finely crushed)


  • In a large bowl, add paprika, onion salt, celery salt, rubbed sage, garlic powder, ground allspice, ground oregano, chili powder, black pepper, basil leaves, and marjoram leaves. Then, mix them with a whisk.
  • Transfer this spice rub into an airtight container to store it until you want to use it. Then, mix it with flour, sugar, and salt and dredge your chicken into it.



Calories: 64.1kcalCarbohydrates: 13.4gProtein: 3.2gFat: 2.2gSaturated Fat: 0.4gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1.3gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 8mgPotassium: 425.6mgFiber: 7gSugar: 2.2g
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