Crispy fried chicken, silky collard greens, delicate tea sandwiches: Southern food never looked more delicious than it does in The Help, the film based on Kathryn Stockett's best-selling novel. - The Help: Southern Food on Food & Wine
Crisco's Super Crisp Country Fried Chicke - "tasted pretty good and chicken was moist. But outside the wasn't as crispy as we like, lots of breading did fall off from my having to constantly turn the chicken" KC
Minny Jackson's fried chicken ; The Help Soak chicken in buttermilk. In a double paper bag pour flour, salt, more salt, pepper, paprika, and a pinch of cayenne. Put the chicken in the bag and shake it. Fry in crisco in a cast iron skillet.