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Hot Date: Friday, October 26 is officially Chicken Fried Steak Day in Texas


I don’t know how I missed this, but last year PR pro Jeffrey Yarbrough, a seventh-generation Texan, successfully lobbied the Texas Legislature to have October 26 officially recognized as Texas Chicken Fried Steak Day.

I think John Franke's CFS is the best in Texas

My favorite CFS comes from the Ranch at Las Colinas, where chefs Grant Morgan and John Franke massage a hunk of cube steak with seasoned flour, stretching it to a flat disk that leaves the flavor no where to hide.

Want to know how Franke makes Texas’ best CFS? Here’s how he does it (and 55,936 people have viewed the video since we first posted it on the Hatch):

(The Ranch is a Hatch advertiser, but they don’t influence any of the editorial on the site–including this post.)

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