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Fried Sardines

Makes 4 Servings


  • Olive oil for frying
  • 1 pound sardines
  • 1 cup flour, well-seasoned with salt and pepper
  • Additional salt to taste



Heat the oil in a deep skillet over medium –high heat. Test the temperature by dipping the edge of a sardine in the oil. It’s ready if it sizzles. Dredge the sardines in the flour, shaking off the excess. Fry 2 to 3 minutes preside or until golden brown. Remove to a paper towel and sprinkle with salt. Serve immediately.

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 580-203
Mt. Carmel Station
Bronx, NY 10458
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