Dad's Favorite Catfish Diane Recipe

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Dad's Favorite Catfish Diane

Melody Flynn


I made this for my dad once and he ranted and raved.

★★★★★ 1 vote
30 Min


catfish filets
salt and cayenne pepper to taste
1/2 c
cooking oil
1 c
1 1/2 stick
butter, unsalted, separated
1/2 c
green onions, minced
1/2 c
red bell pepper, chopped
2 tsp
garlic, chopped
1/2 c
chicken stock
1/2 lb
fresh mushrooms, sliced


1Lightly season fillets with salt and cayenne pepper. In large skillet heat oil to moderate temperature. Dredge fish in flour, shake off excess and saute until brown on both sides, about 5-6 minutes. Remove fish from pan, set aside and keep warm.
2In clean skillet, melt 1 stick of the butter. Add onions and bell peppers and saute for 3 minutes. Add broth, mushrooms and remainder of butter. Heat through, mixing to incorporate butter. Taste and add more salt and/or cayenne pepper if needed.
3Place fillets on plates, divide sauce evenly over top and serve immediately.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fish
Hashtag: #catfish