6 skinned, pan-dressed catfish or other fish, fresh or frozen
1/4 teaspoon pepper
2 tablespoons milk
2 cups cornmeal
Thaw frozen fish. Sprinkle both sides with salt and pepper.
Beat eggs slightly
and blend in the milk.
Dip fish into the eggs and roll in cornmeal.
in a heavy fry pan which contains about 1/8 inch melted fat, hot but not smoking.
Fry at a moderate heat. When fish is brown on one side, turn carefully and brown
the other side. Cooking time is about 10 minutes depending on the thickness
of the fish.
Drain on absorbent paper.
Serve immediately on a hot platter, plain or with a sauce.