Fried Catfish

zina eddy


I'm not a catfish person but after trying this recipe I changed my mind.


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1 c
all purpose flour
1 c
corn meal
1 Tbsp
baking soda
1 Tbsp
kosher salt
1/2 tsp
cayenne pepper
12oz bottle amber beer
catfish filets
1 Tbsp
1 Tbsp
black pepper
2 Tbsp
granulated garlic
1 Tbsp
lemon juice

How to Make Fried Catfish


  • 1Pre-heat deep fryer to 350
  • 2In a large bowl add flour, corn meal,baking powder,salt
    and cayenne pepper, and whisk to combine.
  • 3Whisk in the beer make sure to remove lumps, Cut the fish in half length wise to make strips; or cut into bite sized pieces
  • 4In a small bowl add the salt, pepper and granulated garlic. Season the fillets with the salt mixture.
  • 5Dip each strip in the beer batter and add to the fryer, a few at a time, moving around
    so they don't stick.
  • 6Fry until brown and crispy about 3-4 mins. Remove from the fryer to a serving plate. Repeat with the remaining fillets and season the fish with lemon juice.

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About Fried Catfish

Course/Dish: Fish

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