BB King's Catfish Nuggets & Sauce

BB King’s Catfish Nuggets & Sauce

2 lbs catfish fillets
1 cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon paprika
1/2-1 teaspoon cayenne
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1 cup flour
1 cup yellow cornmeal


1/2 cup ranch dressing
1 tablespoon hot sauce
1 teaspoon chili powder
1 tablespoon lime juice

Cut the catfish fillets into finger or nuggets.

Mix together the buttermilk, paprika, cayenne, onion, and garlic powder.

Mix together the flour and yellow cornmeal.

Dip the catfish into the buttermilk mixture and then dredge in the flour/cornmeal mixture.

Deep fry until golden.

Mix all Sauce ingredients (ranch dressing through lime juice) together and refrigerate. This sauce double very easy.

Serve Sauce with Catfish.

It’s been awhile since I’ve had catfish, these nuggets sound tasty. Looks like a simple recipe too. I like the looks of the sauce too, I bit it really has a nice spicy zip.