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deep fried shrimp

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Stormy Stewart
Mio, MI

I had planned the shrimp to go into a seafood pasta dish but Eric wanted rice so I looked around for things to make a batter to deep fry them, here is what I came up with. I like the waffle batter because it has a slight sweetness to it that pancake batter doesn't have

(1 rating)
yield 2 -6
prep time 10 Min
cook time 5 Min
method Deep Fry

Ingredients For deep fried shrimp

  • 1 bag
    shrimp, 40-50 count (i used 1/3 bag for two people)
  • oil to deep fry in
  • 1 1/4 c
    krustez waffle mix (can use pancake mix)
  • 2/3 c
    contadina three cheese bread crumbs
  • 1 Tbsp
    weber veggie grill seasoning
  • water to make the batter the consistancy you wish

How To Make deep fried shrimp

  • 1
    Mix the batter ingredients with enough water to make a good batter. I didn't make mine too thick. Dredge the shrimp through the batter and drop into hot oil 6-8 at a time. they cook fast so be prepared with a slotted spoon to remove them with. Continue until all are cooked.