- 1 cup panko breadcrumbs, braedcrumbs
- 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
- 4 (8 ounce) catfish fillets
- 2 tablespoons corn oil
Directions See How It's Made
- Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.
- In a large bowl, mix the breadcrumbs and paprika.
- Season the catfish with salt and pepper and press each fillet into the breadcrumbs; flip and repeat.
- Heat a cast-iron skillet, large enough to fit all the fish, over high heat.
- Add the oil.
- When the oil begins to smoke, add the fish and cook for 3 minutes per side.
- Place the skillet in the oven and finish cooking for 5 minutes.