Buttermilk Battered Catfish

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

Southern fried catfish. This is a tribute to a great Southern fried catfish.
You won't be able to resist this recipe!

This recipe is from Drick's Rambling Café.

Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4 servings
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

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1/4 c
buttermilk
1/2 tsp
cider vinegar
1 Tbsp
brown mustard
1/2 c
cornmeal
1 tsp
each of salt, paprika, granulated garlic and onion powder
1/2 tsp
old bay seafood seasoning
1/2 tsp
black pepper
1/4 tsp
cayenne pepper
4
pieces catfish fillets (about 4 oz. each)
peanut oil for frying

How to Make Buttermilk Battered Catfish

Step-by-Step

  • 1Whisk together buttermilk, cider vinegar and mustard in a wide bowl. Add fish fillets,coating well in mixture. Let set for 30 minutes.
  • 2Mix together remaining ingredients in a shallow pan.
    Remove fish one piece at a time from the buttermilk mixture and then coat both sides of the fillets in the cornmeal mixture.
    Fry in hot oil until golden brown, about 5 to 6 minutes. Remove the fried fillets to a paper towel lined platter to drain until ready to serve.

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About Buttermilk Battered Catfish

Course/Dish: Fish
Main Ingredient: Fish
Regional Style: Southern




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