Beer Battered Fried Pickles

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

mmmm...I love fried pickles. It's really hard to find them where I live now, but hailing from the south- I knew I had to post this recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. pat pickles dry with paper towel.
  2. whisk egg, beer, baking powder, and salt.
  3. add flour, whisk until smooth.
  4. Pour oil 1/2" deep into large skillet or dutch oven.
  5. Heat over med-high ( until oil reaches about 375 degrees).
  6. Dip pickles into batter, let excess drip off.
  7. Fry 3-4 minutes until golden brown.
  8. serve with spicy ranch.
Most Helpful

These were good, my first shot at frying pickles. I would have added more flour to thicken the batter,but they were good as is. LOVED the sauce, very oniony and garlicky!

Retro Kali November 06, 2011

I have been craving these things for a very very long time. Just the recipe I was looking for! I added 2 cups of flour and it was a little thick so I had to add more beer. I would say 1 1/2 cups of flour would be perfect! Thanks so much for sharing this awesome recipe! :)

teemarie84 March 27, 2011