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Jim's Mild Spicy Catfish

JimChicago52

"This Creole type catfish is sure to please! You can substitute any kind of white fish if you like."
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Ingredients

25 m servings 305 cals
Original recipe yields 6 servings

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Directions

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  1. Mix cornmeal, paprika, onion powder, garlic powder, and cayenne pepper on a plate.
  2. Beat milk and eggs together in a bowl. Dip catfish fillets in milk mixture, then gently press fillets into cornmeal mixture, coating both sides. Shake off excess breading.
  3. Heat vegetable oil in a large skillet; pan-fry catfish in hot oil until the fish is golden brown and flakes easily with a fork, about 4 minutes per side.

Footnotes

  • Editor's Note:
  • The nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of the breading ingredients. The actual amount of the breading consumed will vary.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 305 calories; 14.5 g fat; 20.8 g carbohydrates; 21.6 g protein; 121 mg cholesterol; 112 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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its been raining all weekend and I pulled some catfish out of the freezer.I love everything Spicy but my children dont. This recipe is a Happy compromise. I love it my wife and kids agree too.

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its been raining all weekend and I pulled some catfish out of the freezer.I love everything Spicy but my children dont. This recipe is a Happy compromise. I love it my wife and kids agree too.

used tilapia - just can't say anything good

My family is catfish K RAZY!! THIS just adds to their love for this muddy buddy! The only thing this dish needs is salt n pepper. Perfect otherwise.

I made this exactly like the recipe, and will make it again! Crunchy, a little "bite," and quick to the table!

Made this and it was so quick and easy. I would enhance the seasoning next time since we like spicy food, but this was a keeper.

Very good! This one is a keeper.