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Beer battered fish and chips

Recipe from: 23 June 2014
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Ingredients 14
Servings 4
Time 00:10


  • 4x180g
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 60
    flour - for dusting
  • lemon wedges - for serving
  • For the batter:
  • 1
  • 60
    corn flour
  • 2.5
    bicarbonate of soda
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1
    ice cold beer
  • For the chips:
  • 6
    potatoes - peeled and cut into finger length chips
  • vegetable oil for frying
  • salt and vinegar


Sift together the flour, corn flour, bicarbonate of soda, salt and pepper.

Add beer and mix together until just combined. Do not over mix. Chill batter in fridge while frying the chips.

Heat 5cm of oil in a saucepan and fry chips for 5 minutes.

Remove from oil and drain on kitchen towel. Refry chips again, until crispy. Set aside and keep warm.

Season fish with salt and pepper and dust with flour. Dip fish into batter and fry in the hot oil for about 5 minutes, or until golden, crisp and cooked through.

Drain on kitchen towel and serve with salt and vinegar chips and lemon wedges.

Recipe reprinted with permission of Source Food.

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