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Southwestern Beer-Batter Fish with Green Chile Tartar Sauce

Author Shelley@StockpilingMoms

Ingredients

  • Tartar Sauce
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise or salad dressing
  • 2 tablespoons from 4.5-oz can Old El Paso® chopped green chiles, drained
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh parsley
  • 1 teaspoon finely chopped onion
  • Fish
  • Vegetable oil
  • 1 1/4 cups Original Bisquick® mix
  • 1 lb tilapia fillets about 1/2 inch thick, cut into 4 serving pieces
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup regular or nonalcoholic beer
  • 1 egg
  • 1 small lemon cut into quarters

Instructions

  1. In small bowl, mix sauce ingredients. Refrigerate until serving.
  2. In 10-inch skillet or deep fryer, heat oil (1 1/2 inches) to 350°F. In shallow dish, place 1/4 cup of the Bisquick mix. Lightly coat fish with Bisquick mix.
  3. In medium bowl, beat remaining 1 cup Bisquick mix, the chili powder, salt, beer and egg with wire whisk until smooth. Dip fish into batter, letting excess drip into dish.
  4. Fry fish in oil 1 1/2 to 2 minutes on each side or until golden brown; drain on paper towels. Serve with sauce and lemon quarters.