How many herbs and spices make up the secret blend of KFC’s original fried chicken recipe?

How many herbs and spices make up the secret blend of KFC’s original fried chicken recipe?




11 [eleven]

Answer: Colonel Harland Sanders first introduced the world to his fried chicken recipe in 1939.




Featuring a secret blend of 11 herbs and spices, a copy of the recipe, signed by Sanders, is held inside a safe in a vault in KFC’s Louisville headquarters, along with eleven vials containing the herbs and spices. Sanders’ Original Recipe of “11 herbs and spices” has long been one of the most famous trade secrets until last year when the list was allegedly found in a scrapbook belonging to Colonel Sanders’ late wife, Claudia, on the back of her last will and testament.





Kentucky Fried Chicken, more commonly known by its initials KFC, is an American fast food restaurant chain that specializes in fried chicken.