Seafood - Spicy Fried Shrimp

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fried shrimp

  • to taste salt
  • 1 1/2 pounds shrimp, peeled and deveined and butter flied (if desired)
  • 1 teaspoon ADAMS GARLIC POWDER
  • 1 teaspoon ADAMS CAYENNE PEPPER
  • 2 teaspoons ADAMS PAPRIKA
  • 1/2 cup cornmeal
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 1 cup milk
  • for frying peanut oil
In small bowl, whisk together milk and egg. In dish mix together flour, cornmeal, and spices. Dredge shrimp in dry mixture, then wet, then back to dry. Add shrimp in batches to heated peanut oil. Cook for about 3-4 minutes or until shrimp begin to float and have a pink color under batter. Remove from oil and place on paper towel to drain, sprinkle with salt to taste.

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