Homemade Pollo Campero Recipe

Recipe By Slurrp

Homemade Pollo Campero is a delicious and flavorful fried chicken recipe inspired by the famous Latin American fast-food chain. The chicken is marinated in a mixture of spices, herbs, and citrus juices, giving it a tangy and aromatic flavor. It is then coated in a seasoned flour mixture and deep-fried until golden and crispy. This homemade version of Pollo Campero is a great way to enjoy crispy fried chicken with a Latin twist in the comfort of your own home.

10 Rating -
Non Vegdiet
5hr 30minstotal
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Homemade Pollo Campero

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Ingredients for Homemade Pollo Campero Recipe

  • 1/4 piece Whole Chicken, Cut Into S
  • 1 cloves Cloves Garlic, Minced
  • 1/2 Juice Limes
  • 1/4 Juice Orange
  • 1/4 teaspoon Dried Oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon Ground Cumin
  • 1/4 teaspoon Paprika
  • As required Salt And Pepper To Taste
  • 1/4 cup All Purpose Flour
  • 0.06 cup Cornstarch
  • 1/4 teaspoon Baking Powder
  • as needed Oil For Frying
  • as needed Optional: Rice, Beans, Salsa, Lime Wedges, Dipping Sauce

Directions: Homemade Pollo Campero Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.In a large bowl, combine the chicken pieces, garlic, lime juice, orange juice, oregano, cumin, paprika, salt, and pepper.
  • STEP 2.Cover the bowl and marinate the chicken in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours or overnight.
  • STEP 3.In a separate bowl, mix together the flour, cornstarch, baking powder, salt, and pepper.

Cooking Tips

  • You can use a whole chicken cut into pieces or your preferred chicken parts for this recipe.
  • For extra crispy chicken, double coat the chicken by dipping it in the flour mixture, then in a beaten egg, and back in the flour mixture.
  • Serve the homemade Pollo Campero with rice, beans, and a side of salsa for a complete Latin American meal.

Storage and Serving

  • Leftover fried chicken can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.
  • Reheat the chicken in a preheated oven at 350°F (175°C) for about 10-15 minutes until heated through.
  • Serve the Pollo Campero with lime wedges and your favorite dipping sauce.
calories per serving
< 1 g Fat< 1 g Protein1 g Carbs1 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    < 1g
  • Protein
    < 1g
  • Carbs
  • Fiber


  • Carbs
  • Protein
    < 1g
  • Fiber


  • Fat
    < 1g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
  • Iron
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin E
    < 1mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
  • Manganese
    < 1mg
  • Phosphorus
  • Selenium
    < 1mcg
  • Zinc
    < 1mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp