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Barbecued Catfish

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  Catfish 4 , cleaned and skinned, heads removed (Whole)
  Salad oil 2 Tablespoon
  Soy sauce 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Sesame oil 3 Tablespoon
  Minced green onions 3 Tablespoon (Including Tops)
  Minced ginger 1 Tablespoon
  Sugar 2 Teaspoon
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), minced / pressed
  Red cayenne pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon

Rinse fish and pat dry with paper towels.
Rub surface of fish with salad oil and lay on one side of a hinged wire basket with handles.
Close basket and secure tightly to hold fish snugly in place; set aside.
In a small bowl, stir together soy, sesame oil, onions, vinegar, ginger, sugar, garlic, and red pepper.
Brush over fish.
Place hinged basket with fish on grill 4 to 6 inches above a solid bed of medium coals.
Cook, brushing often with soy mixture, until fish flakes when prodded in thickest part (10 to 15 minutes).
Remove hinged grill from barbecue and open carefully, pulling fish free with a fork if they stick.
With a wide metal spatula, transfer fish to a warm platter.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1394 Calories from Fat 828

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 93 g143.6%

Saturated Fat 12.4 g62.2%

Trans Fat 0.5 g

Cholesterol 368.9 mg123%

Sodium 5075.8 mg211.5%

Total Carbohydrates 26 g8.7%

Dietary Fiber 2.5 g10.1%

Sugars 12.9 g

Protein 111 g222.6%

Vitamin A 20.6% Vitamin C 28.8%

Calcium 15.9% Iron 25.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Barbecued Catfish Recipe