Fried Pickles

Raven Higheagle

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@ravenhigheagle

Living in Texas fried pickles are always a welcome addition to most any party or barbecuing affair. We even make the when we are tailgating. Nowadays you can find them on the appetizer portion of most restaurants too. I thought I'd share the recipe for them so you can make them at your home.
Serve them with ranch dressing and you'll have a winner at your next barbecue.


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Serves:
Serves 12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Deep Fry

Ingredients

1 large
dill pickle chips
1 c
beer
2 large
eggs
2 c
flour
peanut oil, for frying
slat and pepper, to taste

Step-By-Step

1Pour oil in a large skillet or Dutch oven until the oil is about 1-2 inches up the side of the pan.

2Heat oil to 350 degrees.

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3Strain pickles in a small colander.

4In a mixing bowl, whisk the eggs and 3/4 cup of beer together.

5Season the mixture with salt and pepper.

6Whisk in enough flour to form a batter. If the batter is too thick add the remaining beer to thin the batter.

7Dip pickles one at a time using tongs into the batter and then place in the heated oil.

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8Fry pickles for about 2 minutes flipping the pickle after about 1 minute.

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9Place pickles on a plate lined with paper towel and then season with salt and pepper.

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10Serve with Ranch Dressing.