Food & Drink

Alligator Fritters

 

This is a awesome recipe for Alligator Fritters, It a deep fried batter mixed with vegetables and meat. These can also be substituted with catfish if you can’t find alligator. You can order it online at a ton of different places. This recipe is a little long, so the short version (TL;DR) of it is base of 1 part Egg, 1 Part Flour and 1/2 part Milk. You season and add some finely diced vegetables then add the protein you’d like and fry it up.  Easy as pie.

Ingredients:

  • 2 lbs Alligator or Catfish meat (1 inch cubed)
  • 3 cups Flour
  • 1.5 cups Milk
  • 3 Eggs
  • 1 tsp Baking Soda
  • 1/2 stick Butter
  • 1/2 of an Onion (sweet vidalia)
  • 2 – 4 cloves Garlic
  • 1 Green Pepper
  • 1 – 3 Jalapenos
  • 2 – 3 stalks Green Onion
  • 1 stalk Celery
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1 – 3 Tbsp Louisiana Hot Sauce
  • 1 tsp Brown Mustard
  • 1 tsp Cheyenne Pepper Powder
  • 1 tsp Thyme
  • 1 tsp Oregano
  • 1/2 tsp Paprika
  • Salt and Pepper to taste

Directions:

  1. Finely dice all vegetables and add to large bowl. Begin mixing in all other ingredients until they are blended thoroughly until you have a thicker batter.
  2. After batter is mixed, add Alligator meat and turn gently so that it doesn’t crush the pieces of meat. Using a tablespoon, drop heavy scoops into hot oil and fry in small batches until golden brown. Drain off excess grease and serve.

 

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