Robby Melvin
Recipe by Coastal Living December 2016

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Credit: Greg Dupree; Styling: Missie Neville Crawford

Recipe Summary

active:
25 mins
total:
25 mins
Yield:
Serves 6
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Stir together cornmeal, parsley, chives, tarragon, baking powder, salt, and pepper in a medium bowl. Add milk and egg; stir until well combined. Fold in chopped shrimp. Beat egg white with an electric mixer on high speed until soft peaks form; gently fold egg white into cornmeal mixture. Set aside.

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  • Pour oil to a depth of 1/4 inch in a 10-inch cast-iron skillet. Heat over medium-high until hot. Carefully drop tablespoonfuls of batter, in batches, into hot oil; cook until golden brown, 2 to 3 minutes per side. Transfer to a wire rack on a rimmed baking sheet to drain; keep warm in a 200°F oven until ready to serve.

  • Sprinkle fritters with chopped herbs. Serve with Mustard-Lime Sauce.

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