Crispy Pan-Fried Lake Fish
|Pan dressed trout/Lake perch / other white fish||40 Ounce (4 pieces, 10 ounce each, fresh or frozen)|
|Finely crushed saltine crackers||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs) (21 crackers)|
|Grated parmesan cheese||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Snipped parsley||1 Tablespoon|
|All purpose flour||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Lemon juice||3 Tablespoon|
|Egg||1 , beaten|
|Shortening/Cooking oil||4 Tablespoon|
Thaw fish, if frozen.
In a shallow bowl combine the crushed crackers, grated Parmesan cheese, and snipped parsley.
In another shallow bowl combine the flour and pepper.
Place lemon juice and egg in separate bowls.
Dip fish in lemon juice, then in flour mixture, then in egg, and finally in the cracker mixture.
In a 12 inch skillet heat shortening or cooking oil.
Add fish in a single layer.
Fry over medium heat for 5 to 7 minutes or till brown.
Turn fish; fry for 5 to 7 minutes more or till fish flakes easily when tested with a fork.
Drain on paper towels.
If desired, serve fish with lemon and garnish with parsley, rosemary, and dill.