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Naples Fishing Recipes: Chili-Cumin Snapper Fingers

By March 22, 2017March 3rd, 2018Fishing Recipes


Chili-Cumin Snapper Fingers

This delicious recipe can be a great addition alongside other snacks or appetizers at a party, or you can serve this as your main course, and pair it with a side of fries. Try it out!


2 pounds snapper, cut into 1-inch strips
2 eggs
2 tablespoons milk
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
1/2 cup flour
1 teaspoon cumin
1 teaspoon chili seasoning
5 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 limes, halved


Pat snapper fingers dry with paper towel.
Whisk together eggs and milk in a small bowl.
Combine salt, pepper, flour, cumin and chili seasoning on a shallow plate.
Coat fish fingers with flour mixture; dip in egg mixture, then into flour mixture.
Set aside to dry for 5 minutes.
Melt the butter and oil together in a heavy skillet over moderate heat.
When butter foams, add the fingers; cook 3 to 5 minutes on each side until browned and cooked through.
Serve with lime halves.
Recipe and photo courtesy of: Fresh From Florida

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