Classic Fried Catfish
by Updated April 1, 2017,
Photo Credit: Diana Rattray
This classic fried catfish takes just minutes to fx.
Prep Time: 9 minutes
Cook Time: 6 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
- In a bowl, combine cornmeal, flour, salt, cayenne and garlic powder. Coat catfish with mixture, shaking off excess.
- Add 1 inch of oil to a large skillet and heat to 350 F.
- Add catfish in single layer and fry until golden brown, about 5 to 6 minutes depending on size.
- Remove and drain on paper towels.
Source: The Catfish Institute.
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