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

  • 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?

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Comments • 11 962

  • Troy Brodeur
    Troy Brodeur  3 hours back

    No Lorenzo? *Exits video*

    • derpking
      derpking  3 hours back

      Those old lady glasses are level 4

      • Kay A
        Kay A  9 hours back

        Beth won! 🍗

        • mohan bt
          mohan bt  11 hours back

          Lvl 1


          Lv...30yrs 👏👏👏👌

          • Tiffany Thompson
            Tiffany Thompson  12 hours back

            I 💘 Beth😘

            • Savage Ajgaonkar
              Savage Ajgaonkar  15 hours back

              Emily learnt cooking 2 minutes before the video was filmed

              • Chloe Lo
                Chloe Lo  16 hours back

                The way the grandma snaps her glasses up awww
                I bet she cooks better then the level 3 chef

                • Angie D
                  Angie D  19 hours back

                  I choose the drumstick cause when I make them for my grandbabies they can walk around the house cause it's got it's own handle!! Lol Grandma is too funny 😂

                  • disenchanted.forest
                    disenchanted.forest  1 days back

                    Beth is a perfect angel

                    • SimsieChild
                      SimsieChild  1 days back

                      The food scientist looks 12

                      • Eduardo Bravo
                        Eduardo Bravo  1 days back

                        I don't wanna sound bad, but is it ironic that the lvl 3 chef is black🤭😅

                        • Xander Calasahan
                          Xander Calasahan  1 days back

                          my mom is filippino, she makes food on another level, I have friends I suspect only being friends with me because of my moms food

                          • DJ Tiger
                            DJ Tiger  1 days back

                            That food scientist needs to watch out for R kelly.

                            • I IcyLeaf I
                              I IcyLeaf I  1 days back

                              Why is the food expert a 12 year old??

                              • Marlene
                                Marlene  1 days back

                                Am I the only one thinking about how much food was wasted in this video?

                                • Chicken
                                  Chicken  2 days back

                                  am best chicken
                                  only 30 years cook may cook me since I’m special

                                  • Leslie R
                                    Leslie R  2 days back

                                    Yall let me tell you how GOOD Beth's recipe turned out. I made it form my family and they all loved it. I added a little bit of brown sugar to my seasoning but kept everything the same, and it still turned out great! So delicious and the kick of spice added some uniqueness. Definitely reccommend :D!!

                                    • Isaiah phillips
                                      Isaiah phillips  2 days back

                                      Grandma proply has the best yet we all know that we would make Emily's cuz we be lazy but some people aren't

                                      • ansh arora
                                        ansh arora  2 days back

                                        Whatever anyone says Emily is super cute.

                                        • Razor Nitroux
                                          Razor Nitroux  2 days back

                                          no thanks imma stick with kfc or chik fil

                                          • MISFIT
                                            MISFIT  2 days back

                                            Girlie really chose chicken breast and seasoned it with salt & pepper only. Sometimes she seasoned the flour alone and not the chicken. She didn't even deep fry 😭😭😭😭 Tell me, at which point will white people develop some tastebuds????

                                            • Salman Alfaraidy
                                              Salman Alfaraidy  2 days back


                                              • Albi Idk
                                                Albi Idk  2 days back

                                                Level 1: I buy fried chicken
                                                Level 2: I make fried chicken
                                                Level 3: I transformed bones into fried chicken

                                                • Evan B
                                                  Evan B  2 days back

                                                  I'll go with Grandma's chicken please :)

                                                  • Rajarajan Manoharan
                                                    Rajarajan Manoharan  2 days back

                                                    Level 1: Brie Larson
                                                    Level 2: Meemaw
                                                    Level 3: Russel Peters

                                                    • Kitty Playz :3
                                                      Kitty Playz :3  2 days back

                                                      Vegans watching:
                                                      *Suprised pikachu face*

                                                      • coldfire22
                                                        coldfire22  2 days back

                                                        They all look good to me. 3 of course looks the best, but I'd say 2 is more along the lines of what I think of. The level 1 chef is more like what I would do for myself. lol

                                                        • Childish Penguino
                                                          Childish Penguino  2 days back


                                                          • Rabia Saliha
                                                            Rabia Saliha  2 days back

                                                            The first one dont even look like chicken

                                                            • Amy M
                                                              Amy M  2 days back

                                                              Level three Boi really gonna put basil on fried chicken. It’s fried chicken, hun, not spaghetti

                                                              • Tropical Orange
                                                                Tropical Orange  2 days back

                                                                Emily...sweet Emily... She's that one friend you purposely don't invite to the cookout but she finds out anyway and decides to bring the fried chicken w/a side of *ketchup* and no hot sauce.

                                                                • exotic_51
                                                                  exotic_51  2 days back

                                                                  level1 is chicken/tenders lol

                                                                  • yafet Tes
                                                                    yafet Tes  2 days back

                                                                    Sorry professional chef Chris,but granny knows best.

                                                                    • Trx
                                                                      Trx  3 days back

                                                                      There’s 4 levels of cooking there’s amateur, home cook, expert and grandma

                                                                      • T4B5
                                                                        T4B5  3 days back

                                                                        Level 2 chicken for me. Plus it's a Grandma which is a Level 20.

                                                                        • Tina Rozmarin
                                                                          Tina Rozmarin  3 days back

                                                                          Try this recipe - puu your chicken in some sour cream, salt and peper. Roll it in flour, eggs and breadcrumbs. Then fry them in lard. Yeah kinky bud soooo delicious. Best chicken ever.

                                                                          • J.J Games
                                                                            J.J Games  3 days back

                                                                            *THE BIRD*

                                                                            • BlackWolf Gaming
                                                                              BlackWolf Gaming  3 days back

                                                                              i wish beth was my grandmother

                                                                              • Dead Shadow
                                                                                Dead Shadow  3 days back

                                                                                usually i don't like the lvl 3 chefs but this one is kinda cool.

                                                                                • Jenavee Azurin Valenzuela

                                                                                  I hate how Emily makes it about her cluelessness, and not the food 🙄

                                                                                  • pierce yu
                                                                                    pierce yu  3 days back

                                                                                    Is it just me or does the food scientist look like a knock off Nancy from stranger things or Natalie

                                                                                    • Kharl
                                                                                      Kharl  3 days back

                                                                                      I want to eat that bird

                                                                                      • amit varghese
                                                                                        amit varghese  3 days back

                                                                                        Did you see the grandmas glasses 6:37 WHAT!!

                                                                                        • amit varghese
                                                                                          amit varghese  3 days back

                                                                                          Did he say the burgers 3:20

                                                                                          • Bobby Johnson
                                                                                            Bobby Johnson  3 days back

                                                                                            It'd be cool if they tried eachothers' food too

                                                                                            • lostvayne
                                                                                              lostvayne  3 days back

                                                                                              Does anybody notice the level 4 teenager or is it just me

                                                                                              • Ted Mcgee
                                                                                                Ted Mcgee  2 days back

                                                                                                Shes a teenager it looks like

                                                                                            • Laura C
                                                                                              Laura C  3 days back

                                                                                              I wish I could love this one I like the grandma

                                                                                              • Ahmed Elkhalifa
                                                                                                Ahmed Elkhalifa  3 days back

                                                                                                7:46 please tell me she’s at least not an adult