Southern Fried Catfish

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Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

A good downhome recipe for any fish but especially good on catfish.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat Grease to 360 degrees.
  2. In a bowl or pie plate or even a plastic bag place your cornstarch in and add a filet of your favorite fish. Close the bag and shake to coat the fish.
  3. Beat your eggs in a bowl and run the corn starched filets through the eggs.
  4. Mix your Corn Meal, Corn Flour, All Purpose Flour and Cajun Seasonings together in a Bowl, Pie Plate or a plastic bag and run your corn starched, egged filets through the flour mixture. Close the bag and shake to coat the fish.
  5. Fry for 5 minutes for an average sized filet.
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This recipe is great!!!! There's something about the cornstarch that really adds something. My DH thought it was the best recipe I've ever used. I really makes a lot, so I divided the cornmeal/cornflour mixture and kept it in the frig for use the next time. Thanks for a keeper!!!!