What is the best way to fry chicken
In a cast iron skillet using very hot oil---canola, peanut etc. Make sure you make a nice batter first.
Thomas Keller's is the best I've ever made and I have since used the brine for all sorts of methods: http://www.epicurious.com...
This recipe is very good:
Michael Ruhlman's Rosemary-Brined Buttermilk Fried Chicken