Joe Ledington declared in an interview that the scrapbook was passed down through various family members after Claudia Sanders’ death from 1997. According to the man, the book also contains photos of the Sanderses’ wedding, photos of more than several restaurant openings from overseas and the original franchise agreements. The scrapbook has reportedly been in his possession for the past four years.
When confronted with the news a KFC spokesman declared that the found recipe is not the original one. Many people have indeed made these claims over the years and until the present day none was accurate — this one isn’t either according to KFC. But the freelance reporter who published the story on Tribune’s website on Friday thinks otherwise. No matter who is right, we imagine that might make some tasty fried chicken.