Fried chicken is lacking without the perfect sides!
We talked to Zebbie Carney from Eugene’s Hot Chicken in Birmingham, Ala. about their favorite side-dishes that pair perfectly with fried chicken. Eugene’s knows fried chicken. And take it from us: These are two amazing fried chicken sides.
Sides for a Southern Staple
Fried chicken is a staple of family gatherings, family reunions and any southern get-together that’s worth going to! It’s crispy and delicious and if it’s cooked right will leave you licking your fingers with satisfaction! While fried chicken might be the star of the show, it’s nothing without the perfect SIDE-kick! What better way to find the perfect sides, than to go to one of Birmingham’s fried chicken landmarks, Eugene’s Hot Chicken? They know a thing or two about the absolute best sides for fried chicken.
Zebbie Carney from Eugene’s Hot Chicken knows a thing or two about Fried Chicken. It all started with a roving food truck that set Birmingham appetites on fire. The blazing success of Eugene’s eventually led to a physical location in the Uptown District. Whether you get your hot chicken fix on the go, sit down to grab a bite for lunch, or cater your next event, one thing’s for sure: The cooks at Eugene’s KNOW hot chicken. Offering tenders, wings, whole birds, sandwiches and buckets at a wide range of heat levels, there’s something for any fan of hot chicken. Their expertise also carries over to their wide range of southern sides. From french fries and collard greens to skillet beans and deviled eggs, the folks at Eugene’s know how important it is to pick the perfect fried chicken sides.
We met up with Zebbie at their Uptown location to talk about sides. He shared his recipe for the perfect deviled egg and a simple, but delicious, recipe for heirloom tomatoes. So the next time you’re looking for that perfect SIDE-kick to pair with fried chicken you’ll be covered!
And looking for tips on frying chicken right? Look no further.