Recipe: Crispy Chilli Corn

A quick veggie bite with added crunch
ByJasmine BandaliTuesday , 08 September 2015
Recipe: Crispy Chilli Corn
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SERVES 6

INGREDIENTS
6 ears corn, cut in half
1 cup milk
1 egg, beaten
1½ cups all-purpose flour
1 long fresh red chilli, halved, deseeded, finely chopped
Salt or seasoned salt
Freshly ground black pepper
Vegetable oil, for frying
TO GARNISH
A sprinkling of red chilli flakes (optional)

METHOD
1 Remove husks and silk from the fresh corn.
2 Combine the milk and egg in a shallow dish; mix well.
3 Place the flour in another shallow dish; season with salt and pepper. Add the chopped red chilli.
4 Dip each piece of corn into the milk and egg mixture, then roll into the seasoned flour. Shake off any excess flour.
5 Heat a large frying pan or deep fryer to a medium-high heat.
6 Add the corn to the hot oil, a few pieces at a time, and fry until golden brown (approximately 3 minutes on each side). Drain on paper towels and garnish with chilli flakes if desired, before serving.
 

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