Shrimp Fritters

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Sep. 12, 2011

Ingredients

Shrimp 6 Ounce , drained
Canned shrimp 6 Ounce , drained and mashed
Onion 1 Tablespoon , finley diced
Celery 1 Tablespoon , finley diced
Green bell pepper 1 Tablespoon , finley diced
For garnish
Lemon wedges 3
Parsley sprigs 3
Oregano leaves 1/8 Teaspoon
Salt 1 Dash
Pepper 1 Dash
Egg 1
All purpose flour
Egg 1 , beaten
Enriched all purpose flour 2 1/2 Tablespoon (2 Tablespoons Plus 1 1/2 Teaspoons)
Vegetable oil 2 Teaspoon

Directions

MAKING

1) Combine together the vegetables, lemon juice, seasonings and shrimp in a small bowl.

2) Add the egg into the mixture and stir well.

3) Blend in the flour.

4) Shape the mixture into 4 patties which are equal in size. Ensure that the patties are moist.

5) Heat the oil in a small non-stick skillet.

6) Add the patties and cook over high heat till they are brown and crisp on the bottom-side. Turn the patties over and cook the other side as well.

7) Bring the heat down to moderate and cook the patties for about 5 more minutes on each side.

SERVING

8) Serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 1

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 735Calories from Fat 224

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 25 g38.5%

Saturated Fat 5 g25%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 532 mg22.17%

Total Carbohydrates 38 g12.7%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 2 g

Protein 87 g174%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet