In an episode of Louie called ‘Pot Luck’, Louis C.K. decides to go to a potluck at the last minute. His dish of choice? Fried chicken. He doesn’t have time to brine it, so he uses a method Chef Andrew Rea shows us in the video above.

Of course, in his haste, Louie also ends up at the wrong potluck. Do replicate the recipe; try not to replicate the unfortunate series of events that follow on Louis.

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