Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Fried catfish with mango salsa in wonton cups





I've been busy at work lately that why I skip blogging for a while, I do have one recipe to post,before I get away to New York city for few days for spring vacation, so see you all in the next post :)

This fried catfish with simple mango salsa is one of appetizer idea for potluck or party,if you guys like fish or seafood with crunchy taste from wonton skin.the recipe it work with any type of fish or seafood, and the wonton can be bake or fry.

 Ingredients :
- 1 lb catfish fillet
- 1 cup flour
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1/2 tsp black pepper
- 1/2 tsp garlic powder
- 1/2 tsp paprika powder
-  1/4 cup vegetable oil for fry
- 16-20 sheets wonton skin


simple mango salsa :
- 1 mango/ cut into small cube
- 1/2 cup cherry tomato/cut in quarters
- 1/2 of lemon /juice
- 2 stalk green onion/thinly slice
- salt+pepper to taste
- 1 jalapeno or sweet pepper / thinly slice for garnish
( mix all ingredients together,set aside )

Preparation :
preheat oven on 350 F,spray muffins pans with oil,put each of wonton skin on the muffins pan with shape like a little bowl,bake for about 6-9 minutes or until golden brown,set aside
 or fry the wonton skin to a bowl shape.

cut catfish fillet into bite size,season with salt and pepper
combine flour with,salt,pepper,garlic powder and paprika powder
meanwhile, heat vegetable oil on fry pan
coat catfish with flour mixture and fry about two minutes each side or until golden brown
arrange cooked catfish into wonton cup,and topping with mango salsa and slice jalapeno if you like add spicy to it,,,
Enjoy,,,,

10 comments:

Inessa said...

Beautiful dish Ridwan. Love your presentation. Perfect for spring. :)

Curry and Comfort said...

Perfectly portioned and delicious! I of course could eat more than my share. :)Well done! Hope you had a great Easter. ~ Ramona

Navaneetham Krishnan said...

So strange that catfish is very cheap here but I can't remember when was the last time I tasted it.

You have made a lovely dish from the fish and the pics say its all. Have fun in NY and we will catch up when you are back.

Tina (PinayInTexas) said...

What a beautiful way of serving catfish, Ridwan! Would love to try this the next time my hubby catches some catfish!

Cucina49 said...

Those are absolutely gorgeous--definitely fit for entertaining. Have a great trip!

Lizzy said...

Oh these look fantastic, Riwan! I adore seafood with mango salsa...yum!

Sarah @ Homestyle Cooking Around The World said...

These look great- I love crispy fish. Such a nice dish! Have a great vacation.

easyfoodsmith said...

Delicious and beautifully paired! Lovely presentation Ridwan.

Little Housewife said...

It looks really delicious, I adore the colors! Wishing you all the best!

Suchi said...

What beauties...love those boats :-)