Basic fried fish

Basic Fried Fish

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sherry monfils


This is my go to recipe for basic fried fish and it's delicious.


★★★★★ 1 vote

40 Min
10 Min


  • 1 c
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    salt and pepper each
  • 1 large
  • 1 c
  • 1
    quart of oil, for frying
  • 1-1/2 lb
    cod or haddock fillets

How to Make Basic fried fish


  1. In lg bowl, mix flour, baking powder, salt and pepper. Stir in milk and egg until smooth. Let stand for 20 mins.
  2. Place oil in lg, deep skillet over medium-high heat. Dredge fish fillets in batter, 1 piece at a time. Place fish in hot oil. Fry until golden on both sides. Drain on paper towels.

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