basic deep fried soft-shell crabs

Categories
Seafood
Yield
1 Servings
MeasureIngredient
  Soft-shell crabs; thawed if frozen
  Egg whites
  Water
  All-purpose flour
  Salt and pepper; to taste
  Oil for deep frying

Prepare batter by whisking egg whites and water (50 percent egg whites, 50 percent water). Sift flour seasoned with salt and pepper. Dip crabs in batter, drain then lightly dredge in flour. Shake to remove excess flour.

Deep fry at 375 F for about 3 minutes or until lightly browned and crispy.

Turn crabs often while cooking. Recipe by: The Coastland Times

Posted to KitMailbox Digest by "Art Guyer" <ThePoint@...> on Jun 04, 1998

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