4 Levels of Fried Chicken: Amateur to Food Scientist | Epicurious

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  • Published: 27 June 2019
  • We challenged chefs of three different levels - an amateur, a home cook and a professional chef - to make their versions of fried chicken. And then we brought in a food scientist to review their work. Which fried chicken was the best?
    Check out the professional's recipe here on the ICE blog: https://www.ice.edu/blog/chef-chris-scott-buttermilk-lemonade-fried-chicken

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Comments • 14 786

  • Yeye Balam
    Yeye Balam  2 hours back

    Level 3 are absolutely non eco friendly. :v

    • Bluboran
      Bluboran  10 hours back

      Can we promote Beth to level 3 and have Emily, Lorenzo and Beth in the same episode

      • Ayom560
        Ayom560  13 hours back

        Beth is what I aspire to be as I age! She makes me smile in every video she’s in.

        • the flipside
          the flipside  22 hours back

          0:07 the best rapper in the west

          • GamerTots TV
            GamerTots TV  22 hours back

            I bEt yoU 6282727 dollars that...


            YoU dID nOt ReaD thAt nUMbEr

            • Sara the 10 year old soul of Imagination

              Level 1: badly cooks

              Level 2: cooks decently

              Level 3: starves the rich family who hired them for that good old F L A V O U R

              Level 4: CoOkS wItH wOrDs

              • Nikhil Patel
                Nikhil Patel  23 hours back

                Level 4 = 👎🏽

                • milena f
                  milena f  1 days back

                  hi, i'm emily and i'm a level 1 chef

                  hi, i'm beth and i'm a level 2 chef

                  hey i'm chris and i'Ve BeEn A cHef For ThIrTy YeArS

                  • Ewan Tarraf
                    Ewan Tarraf  1 days back

                    The level 1chef burned her chicken in this vid and in the hamburger vid she burnt the patty

                    • Карра
                      Карра  1 days back

                      The chef looks Indian but speaks like he gangsta af

                      • Kidjii TV
                        Kidjii TV  1 days back

                        Level 1: So I bought my chicken from a local store

                        Level 2: My chicken came from our local barn

                        Level 3: I am the Chicken

                        • Alok Ko
                          Alok Ko  1 days back

                          These should try each other receipe also!!!

                          • Jabed Ali
                            Jabed Ali  1 days back

                            When I saw the ketchup I knew it was emily

                            • oblivioo
                              oblivioo  2 days back

                              Level 0 : *so you drive up kfc*

                              • Roy Mk
                                Roy Mk  2 days back

                                Everyone's gangsta till grandma puts her glasses on

                                • Juan Lopez
                                  Juan Lopez  2 days back

                                  i feel like watching a few of this that i do way better meals than them lol
                                  specially the girl with the glasses hahaha she cant cook.

                                  • jay critch
                                    jay critch  2 days back

                                    Level 6 - so here we have an egg, we’re gonna wait a year and this will be your chicken

                                    • Austin Gao
                                      Austin Gao  2 days back

                                      That food scientist is sus as f. Also she looks sooooo young

                                      • stickote
                                        stickote  2 days back

                                        my whole life, i thought my grandmother was the only one who refers to chicken and turkey as “the bird” LOL

                                        • Repr X Ram
                                          Repr X Ram  2 days back

                                          I'm hungry

                                          • BlueFlash25
                                            BlueFlash25  2 days back

                                            Emily is like that one girl in anime that kills everybody with her bad cooking xD

                                            • Pablo Nieto
                                              Pablo Nieto  2 days back

                                              Level 3 chefs like, yeah, now we incubate this egg for a couple weeks

                                              • Subz
                                                Subz  2 days back

                                                Snoop dog is level 5 fried chicken god

                                                • Passive Agressive
                                                  Passive Agressive  2 days back

                                                  If the butter milk was used to tenderise the chicken, what does the brine do ?

                                                  • Passive Agressive
                                                    Passive Agressive  2 days back

                                                    As much as the chefs version looks great, it is not every day friendly. It takes to long to prepare and there are far too many ingredients. A working parent, cooking a mid week meal will not have the time or inclination to go through so many stages. More likely to go down the easier route of frying chicken tenders

                                                    • Lisanne Kooijman
                                                      Lisanne Kooijman  2 days back

                                                      *chef calls chicken bird instead of chicken*
                                                      Chef: im weird... im a weirdo... i dont fit in

                                                      • Seasoned Seasoning
                                                        Seasoned Seasoning  2 days back

                                                        when you see ketchup on the food you already know it's emily's food

                                                        • Hypx
                                                          Hypx  2 days back

                                                          just remember when i go to kfc

                                                          • Carl Steve Noel Parcasio

                                                            1:42 did he say comin

                                                            • Gwappo
                                                              Gwappo  2 days back

                                                              who else want to see the food scientist to cook....

                                                              • Paru Ap
                                                                Paru Ap  3 days back

                                                                Do the marinates get thrown out?

                                                                • مـحـمـد الـهـاشـم

                                                                  U should do a 4 levels of boneless fried chicken 🍗

                                                                  • Mqchi Syrup
                                                                    Mqchi Syrup  3 days back

                                                                    I'm sad for Emily be cuz she makes the saddest looking food

                                                                    • Nyte
                                                                      Nyte  3 days back

                                                                      I need Lorenzo for this

                                                                      • Ruined Sandwich
                                                                        Ruined Sandwich  3 days back

                                                                        Chris’s voice 👌👌👌

                                                                        • Kai Johnson
                                                                          Kai Johnson  3 days back

                                                                          It's quite painful watching the Level 1 chef

                                                                          • Patman Rickray
                                                                            Patman Rickray  3 days back

                                                                            *me at my room on my phone at my room*
                                                                            What mom thinks: he’s probably studying
                                                                            What I’m actually looking on my phone: 5:37 - 5:39

                                                                            • Tepro 16
                                                                              Tepro 16  3 days back

                                                                              Get you a grandma who will make you homemade chicken, THEN MAKE IT SO YOU CAN (and I cannot stress this enough) WALK AROUND HER HOUSE EATING IT!

                                                                              • Daniel Agostinho
                                                                                Daniel Agostinho  3 days back

                                                                                Where's Frank?

                                                                                • Bri ck
                                                                                  Bri ck  3 days back

                                                                                  **These birds**

                                                                                  But thats only 1 chicken

                                                                                  • Bri ck
                                                                                    Bri ck  3 days back

                                                                                    She aint level 2, that's normal for grandma's tho

                                                                                    • Yumna Arif
                                                                                      Yumna Arif  3 days back

                                                                                      Ok but Emily’s fried chicken looks like a long chicken nugget

                                                                                      • Brian Mo
                                                                                        Brian Mo  3 days back

                                                                                        Honestly should i be surprised that the level 3 chef is black

                                                                                        • Luis Polanco
                                                                                          Luis Polanco  3 days back

                                                                                          Me: Emily is doing pretty good this episode...
                                                                                          *Adds ketchup*

                                                                                          • Loza
                                                                                            Loza  3 days back

                                                                                            This level 1 chef is a burner lol

                                                                                            • Nais Sketching
                                                                                              Nais Sketching  3 days back

                                                                                              Grandma's cooking, miaaammmm

                                                                                              • Jonathan Ventura
                                                                                                Jonathan Ventura  4 days back

                                                                                                Beth is like grandma in courage

                                                                                                • Pauciloquent Flibbertigibbet

                                                                                                  Beth throwin some shade at her mother's cooking.