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Tempura Batter

Daddy Cooks

"Easy and delightful results every time. Using the egg whites only results in the light color of the finished product."
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Ingredients

10 m servings 81 cals
Original recipe yields 6 servings

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Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • Coat vegetables or meat you are cooking with cornstarch, then dip into batter and fry in hot oil until light golden brown and crispy.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 81 calories; 0.2 g fat; 16 g carbohydrates; 3.4 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; 20 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

This is pretty good, using just egg whites does make for a lighter batter. I would suggest using Club Soda instead of cold water - that makes for an even lighter batter.

Most helpful critical review

Made exactly as the recipe. Puffed up nicely on the onion rings and fish I made but was very light in color and bland tasting. Ended up adding one yolk for a double batch and that helped along w...

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This is pretty good, using just egg whites does make for a lighter batter. I would suggest using Club Soda instead of cold water - that makes for an even lighter batter.

Came out light and fluffy! I used one egg white and one whole egg. Added some salt, pepper and garlic powder to the flour. And used club soda instead of water.

Made exactly as the recipe. Puffed up nicely on the onion rings and fish I made but was very light in color and bland tasting. Ended up adding one yolk for a double batch and that helped along w...

Way better than the box, which I usually use, and much less expensive, too!

Using egg whites made a light, crunchy batter. The first batch I made exactly to the recipe, but it needed seasoning. Second batch, I added Original Mrs Dash....delish!

This was easy & fantastic! I used it for fish tacos. Light, crispy and not at all over-bearing. Didn't change a thing.

Substituted club soda for the water as others suggested. The coating was a little bland. Next time I will add a little garlic salt. Will make again.

I, also, made it with the club soda. It was perfect. I used it on fish. It could use more flavor. Any ideas other than garlic powder?

I love tempura batter on my veggies and chicken, sadly this was a bit to thick and reminded me of fried dough. I think next time I am going to use Club Soda instead of water to give my batter a...