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Fairway's Beer Battered Soft Shell Crab

Updated 6:31 PM EDT, Wed, Jun 1, 2011

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Need a summer dinner idea? Sara joins Dan and Mitchel of Fairway to fry up some soft shell crabs.

2 Tablespoons Baking Powder
2 Cups Flour
4 Soft Shell Crabs
12 Turns Fairway Tellicherry Pepper
1 Tablespoon Fairway Sea Salt
1 Tablespoon Cayenne Pepper
1 Bottle Beer (12 oz)
1/2 Cup Flour, seasoned with salt and pepper

Cooking Instructions
1.  Add all ingredients until it begins to thicken.
2.  Dredge in flour then dip in beer mixture. Place in a pan
with 3/4 inch of canola oil at 350 degrees. Fry for 2 1/2
minutes on each side. Place on paper towel to drain.

Tartar Sauce
Makes 2 cups tartar sauce

1 1/2 cups mayonnaise
4 Tablespoons cornichons
2 Tablespoons capers
1 Tablespoon chives, chopped
1 Tablespoon flat parsley chopped
1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
juice of 1/2 lemon


Add the mayonnaise to a bowl. Add the rest of your ingredients and mix well.

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First Published: Jun 1, 2011 4:49 PM EDT
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