Deep Fried Shrimp

Total Time

20 Minutes

Servings

5

Ingredients

  • 4 pounds large shrimp - peeled and deveined
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 8 eggs, beaten
  • 1 1/2 cups plain flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 1/2 cups vegetable oil

Instructions

  1. In a medium size mixing bowl combine shrimp, salt and pepper; stir.
  2. Heat oil in a medium size saucepan. In another medium size mixing bowl stir together eggs, flour and baking powder. Dredge shrimp in egg mixture then fry in oil until they are golden.