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Butterfly Shrimp

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This light crispy Butterfly Shrimp simply melts in my mouth. Try the Butterfly Shrimp and let me know how you liked it!
Ingredients
  Large shrimp 1 1⁄2 Pound, cleaned and deveined, leaving tails on
  Flour 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Milk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Egg 1 , beaten
  Fat 2 Cup (32 tbs), for frying
Directions

Cut almost through shrimp lengthwise, spread out to form the butterfly.
This is a trick of the knife that gets easier as you go along.
Mix flour, baking powder, and salt with milk and beaten egg.
Stir until very smooth.
Heat fat in skillet.
Batter each shrimp, put into hot fat.
Fry until golden brown, about 7 minutes.
Drain cooked shrimp on paper towels.
Serve as is or with your favorite sauce.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Fried
Servings: 
6

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