Fish and Chips

Fish and Chips


"Here in New Zealand we catch red snapper all the time, and believe me, this is the best way of eating it! Serve with lemon wedges, tarter sauce and hot chips (French fries) on the side."


15 m servings 386 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 386 kcal
  • 19%
  • Fat:
  • 26.2 g
  • 40%
  • Carbs:
  • 9.8g
  • 3%
  • Protein:
  • 26.8 g
  • 54%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 92 mg
  • 31%
  • Sodium:
  • 175 mg
  • 7%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a large heavy skillet, heat oil to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  2. Dip fillets into beaten egg and dredge in bread crumbs.
  3. Gently slide fish into hot oil and fry until golden brown. Drain briefly on paper towels. Serve hot.


  • Editor's Note
  • We have determined the nutritional value of oil for frying based on a retention value of 10% after cooking. The exact amount may vary depending on cook time and temperature, ingredient density, and the specific type of oil used.
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  1. 19 Ratings


My boyfriend and I loved this fish and chips. He has been to London and New Zealand and found this to be one of the best recipes we have ever run across. We used seasoned breadcrumbs to add a li...

New Zealand? Surely this is 'Fush and Chups" :0)

Super easy. Super fast. And YUMMY. I used Tilapia, since my local supermarket did not have red snapper. Will definitely be making this again soon! Thanks a bunch.

I tried this with flounder and it was very good. It really brings out the flavor of the fish. My 2-year-old did try one piece, which I consider a victory!

Very Good and Very Simple. I added seasoning salt and Italian spices to the bread crumbs for a little more flavor.

We weren't thrilled with this recipe. I think we just prefer batter-fried fish with seasonings like garlic powder, seasoning salt, and cayenne.

This is a terrific recipe to "make your won" add whatever spices you would like to suit your taste, and it turns out absolutely perfect. Another example of less being more! Hard to believe su...

This was awesome!!!Both my son and granddaughter loved it...Another keeper