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GQ writer pens love letter to Gus's Fried Chicken

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If you’re from Memphis, chances are you have a strong opinion on where to get the best fried chicken. For most Memphians, they need to look no further than Gus’s Fried Chicken.

GQ writer Lang Whitaker seems to agree with that sentiment.

Whitaker penned a love letter to Gus’s chicken, firmly proclaiming that it is the best chicken in the world.

“I take my fried chicken seriously. Which means I do not say this lightly: Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken might very well be the best fried chicken in the world.”

He also said the food transports him back to eating his mother’s fried chicken at a potluck and praises the crunch of the skin and the moist meat on the inside.

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