Prince’s Hot Chicken Shack – Nashville
Many cities have their definitive comfort food legacy. New York has Carnegie Deli, Chicago has Pizzeria Uno and LA has Pink’s Hot Dogs. Nashville has Prince’s Hot Chicken Shack. “Nashville Hot Chicken” is so hot that it laughs at Buffalo wings.
Documentarian Joe York chronicles the history of Prince’s Hot Chicken Shack, the place that started Nashville Hot Chicken. Enjoy:
Prince’s Hot Chicken in Nashville, Tennessee, is half-heaven, half-hell. The chicken that comes out of the kitchen is hotter than fried magma, but for the masochists who eat it day in and day out, going to Prince’s is more than a dare, it’s a way of life.