Basic savory batter

Description

Savory coating batter is similar to pancake batter, but thicker, with less liquid. Use this batter to coat fish, meat, poultry and vegetables.

Ingredients

1⁄4 lb flour (plain or self-raising)
1⁄4 t salt
1 T butter (melted)
1⁄2 c milk

Instructions

Sift flour and salt into a bowl. It will incorporate air into the flour and the batter will be lighter.

Add egg, butter and milk. Beat to smooth creamy batter.

Use it as required in your recipe.

Yield
1 batch
Preparation time
10
Cooking time
0
Total time
10 minutes

Notes

Substitute milk with water, sparkling water or beer. Experiment, you'll get surprising results.

Substitute egg with 2 egg whites. Whisk them to stiff snow peaks for even lighter results.

Spice up the batter with pepper, mustard, curry powder, or seaweed salt.

Source

International cuisine

1/4 lb flour = 4 Tbs, slightly heaped

very easy, mix
batters, basic skills
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