What Sides Go with a Fish Fry?

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Fried fish is typically associated with finger food or something quick and straightforward. Fish fry sides are best complemented by sides that balance texture, flavor, and color. What fits both of those descriptions? Fried potatoes! Depending on your fish type, you might wonder what sides go with a traditional fish fry. Here are a few suggestions: Coleslaw, Sweet potatoes, Cauliflower, and Asparagus. For example, white fish can benefit from a creamy tartar sauce or colorful vegetables seasoned with lemon juice. Following the Best Sides Fried Fish list below, you won’t run out of options if you plan a fried fish …

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Fish and Chips Recipe

I am always looking for good fish recipes – this recipe looked like a little bit of work but I thought I would give it a try anyway. You can use any good quality white fish for this recipe. I decided to use crappies I had caught on a recent fishing trip. This recipe is a complete fish fry recipe with directions on how to prepare the fish and fries. If you have the time give this Fish and Chips Recipe a try; it’s really good. (If the fish co-operate blackened lake trout will be the next fish recipe I …

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Cajun Fried Pan fish Fillets Recipe

For whatever the reason, it has been another really good fishing year for me here in upper Michigan. The panfish have been biting really well and each trip has produced a good quantity of fish. This has given me the chance to try a number of fish coating recipes. I think this Cajun Fried Pan fish Fillets Recipe is one of the better ones. The combination of seasoning is just right and doesn’t overpower the taste of the fish. For this recipe, I used crappie fillets, but perch, or bluegills, will work just as well. This is a simple and …

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Pan Fried Smallmouth Bass Recipe

Lake Superior still has ice chunks floating in it, but the inland lakes are starting to warm up. Bass season opened this past weekend so when temps hit the high 80’s on Memorial Day I decided to give it a try; the fishing was spectacular. I always look forward to the 1st fresh fish fry of the season, because it’s hard to beat the taste of freshly caught fish, especially when the water is still on the cold side. This Smallmouth Bass Recipe is a simple pan-fried fish recipe that is simple and good. Serve the fish with fries and …

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Crispy Fish Sticks with Tartar Sauce Recipe

There used to be a time when every Friday was fish fry day at my house. Through the years things have changed, and the Catholic Religion doesn’t practice this anymore, with the exception of the Lent season. I guess because of habit, which can be hard to break, it seems like most of the time that we have fish on the super menu is on Friday. I love to fish and usually do a lot of fishing in the summer and fall, but this year has been an exception; I just haven’t been able to make the time. So for …

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