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Batter Fish Recipe

Batter Fish
How to make Batter Fish

About Batter Fish Recipe: The perfect winter appetizer, batter fish is a quick and easy fish recipe to prepare at home. Battered with maida and parsley and seasoned with just salt and pepper, here's our version of the quintessential batter fried fish which is easy and quick to prepare.

  • Total Cook Time 40 mins
  • Prep Time 10 mins
  • Cook Time 30 mins
  • Recipe Servings2
  • Easy

Ingredients of Batter Fish

  • 500 gms any white firm flesh fish fillet (river sole or sea bass)
  • 1 tbsp white flour (maida)
  • Handful of parsley, finely chopped
  • Oil (for deep frying)
  • For the batter:
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 cup white flour (maida)
  • 1 egg (optional)
  • 1 cup soda water
  • for garnishing salt and pepper

How to Make Batter Fish

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Clean the fish under running water, pat dry and roll it in flour and parsley, keep aside
For the batter, in a clean bowl whisk together soda water, baking powder, egg, flour and the seasoning into smooth consistency
Heat the oil in wok/ deep pan
Now dip each piece of fish in batter, coating them well and gently place them into hot oil.
Fry on medium heat till golden
Serve with a wedge of lemon, chips with salt and vinegar.

Recipe Notes

For an airer, lighter texture, you can also make the batter with beer instead of soda water. This works wonderfully!

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