Crunchy Mississippi Catfish With Jalapeno Mayonnaise

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 5 mins

This recipe is courtesy of Z'Tejas Restaurant.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large bowl, combine eggs and buttermilk, mixing until combined. In a second bowl, combine cornmeal, flour, salt and pepper.
  2. Dip catfish fillet in buttermilk mixture. Then dip in cornmeal mix, making sure the fillet is totally coated. Place on a piece of wax paper and repeat with remaining fillets.
  3. Pour 1/4 inch of oil into a pan and heat. Place catfish fillets in hot oil and cook each side for 3 to 4 minutes or until the coating is golden brown and the inside looks done.
  4. In a bowl, combine all the ingredients for the jalapeno mayonnaise. Mix until smooth.
  5. Serve fillets with the mayonnaise on the side.

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