Beer-Battered Squash Chips with Lemon Mayonnaise

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 20 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

Ingredients

1/2
cup mayonnaise
1
tablespoon lemon juice
2
cups Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
3
teaspoons baking powder
1
teaspoon table salt
1/4
teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
1
bottle or can (12 oz) dark beer, chilled
Vegetable oil for deep frying
2
zucchini or yellow summer squash, cut into 1/2-inch slices
Coarse sea salt, if desired

Directions

Directions

  • 1 In small bowl, mix mayonnaise and lemon juice; set aside.
  • 2 In medium bowl, mix flour, baking powder, table salt, red pepper and beer with whisk until smooth.
  • 3 In 5-quart Dutch oven or heavy saucepan, heat 2 to 3 inches oil to 350°F. Working in small batches, dip squash slices in batter. Fry in hot oil about 2 minutes or until golden brown. Drain on paper towels; sprinkle with sea salt.
  • 4 Serve fried squash chips warm with lemon mayonnaise.

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Tips

Expert Tips

Instead of chips, make squash fingers by cutting the squash into 3x1/2-inch sticks.

Club soda or seltzer water can be used in place of the beer for a nonalcoholic version.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
459.0
% Daily Value
Total Fat
33.6g
52%
Saturated Fat
1.2g
6%
Cholesterol
7.5mg
2%
Sodium
682.8mg
28%
Total Carbohydrate
32.2g
11%
Dietary Fiber
0.0g
0%
Sugars
0.1g
Protein
4.3g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin C
2.80%
3%
Calcium
17.30%
17%
Iron
9.60%
10%
Exchanges:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.