New England styled light fried shrimp

New England Styled Light Fried Shrimp Recipe

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The pale ale gives it a nice light taste!


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10 Min
10 Min


  • 1 c
    pale ale
  • 1 tsp
    dijon mustard
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt, divided
  • 2 Tbsp
    canola oil, divded
  • 1 lb
    lg shrimp, peeled, deveined, tails left on.
  • ·
    ground pepper for seasoning
  • 1 c

How to Make New England styled light fried shrimp


  1. In bowl, whisk together ale, flour, mustard and 1/4 tsp salt until smooth.
  2. Heat 1 tbsp oil in lg deep skillet over med-high heat. Holding shrimp by the tail, dip into ale batter. Add to oil.
  3. Cook, turning once, until golden brown, about 4 mins. Drain on paper towels. Season w/ remaining salt. and a pinch of pepper. Fry remaining shrimp.

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Course/Dish: Fish, Seafood
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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