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English Fish and Chips

  White fleshed fish fillets 2 1⁄2 Pound (Mild, Firm Variety, Each 1/2 To 3/4 Inch Thick)
  All-purpose flour 1 Cup (16 tbs), unsifted
  Paprika 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Beer 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  French-fried potatoes 1 1⁄2 Pound (Homemade Or Frozen)
  Oil 2 Cup (32 tbs) (For Deep Frying)
  Salt To Taste
  Lemon wedges 4

Cut fillets into 3 by 5-inch chunks; set aside.
Combine flour, paprika, salt, pepper, and beer, and beat until smooth; set aside.
Place wok in ring stand.
Pour oil into wok to a depth of about 1 1/2 to 2 inches and heat to 375° on a deep-fat-frying thermometer.
Fry potatoes ; drain and place in a warm oven.
Dip each piece of fish into beer batter, drain briefly, then place in hot oil.
Fry a few pieces at a time, turning occasionally until golden brown (3 to 4 minutes).
Remove with a slotted spoon, drain briefly, and place in oven with potatoes until all pieces are cooked.
Serve with malt vinegar, salt, and lemon wedges to sprinkle onto each portion.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4121 Calories from Fat 1683

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 188 g289.9%

Saturated Fat 33.2 g166%

Trans Fat 29.9 g

Cholesterol 750 mg250%

Sodium 3209 mg133.7%

Total Carbohydrates 361 g120.5%

Dietary Fiber 29.4 g117.8%

Sugars 5.3 g

Protein 240 g480.1%

Vitamin A 26.5% Vitamin C 68.9%

Calcium 73.6% Iron 88.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

English Fish And Chips Recipe