About that pickle brine. Um I know someone that …

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About that pickle brine. Um I know someone that worked at Chick-Fil-A, and YES they do brine the chicken in pickle juice. It is one of the “secrets” that gives it that “special” flavor. So, don’t be afraid to do it, as that IS the way it is done. =D

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