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Delicious And Crispy Fried Catfish Recipe.
6 catfish fillets, about 6 to 8 ounces each
1/2 cup evaporated milk
1 tablespoon salt
1 cup flour
1/2 cup yellow cornmeal
2 teaspoons paprika
10 to 12 slices bacon
Clean, wash and dry fish. Combine milk, salt and pepper in a bowl. In a pie plate or shallow dish, combine flour, cornmeal and paprika. Dip fish in milk mixture then roll in flour and cornmeal mixture.
Fry bacon in a heavy skillet until crisp.Remove bacon, leaving bacon drippings in skillet. Drain bacon on paper towels. Fry fish in hot drippings for about 4 minutes. Turn carefully with a spatula and fry for 4 to 6 minutes longer, or until fish flakes easily with a fork and is browned.
Drain on paper towels. Serve with bacon or save bacon for another use. Serve with hush puppies and coleslaw, if desired.
Makes 6 Servings