Recipe: Fried Catfish Burrito

Pinto Beans


* 2 cups pinto beans

* 4 garlic cloves

* 1 white onion

* 1 avocado leaf


1. Soak beans in water overnight with garlic, white onion and avocado leaf.

2. Simmer beans until completely cooked.

3. Add salt to taste.

Pico de gallo


* 2 cups onion, diced

* 2 cups tomato, diced

* 1⁄2 cup jalapeno, diced

* 1 teaspoon dried oregano

* 1 tablespoon lime juice


1. Combine all ingredients together.

2. Add salt to taste.

Masa Fried Catfish


How much masa, water, flour and catfish?

* 1 cup masa

* 1 cup water

* 6 – 8 ounces catfish

* 1/2 cup flour


1. Mix one part masa (the dough used to make corn tortillas) and one part water together until

completely combined.

2. Dredge fish in all-purpose flour and place in masa batter.

3. Set deep fryer to 360 degrees.

4. Fry fish for about 2 minutes.

5. Season with salt and Old Bay seasoning.



* 14″ flour tortilla

* 2.5 ounces pinto beans

* 2 ounces pico de gallo

* 3 1-ounce portions of masa catfish

* 2 ounces white jack cheese

* 1.5 ounces avocado

* 1 ounce of Mexican crema


1. Combine ingredients to make burrito.

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Camille Ford has been in love with and playing football since the 2nd grade. A professional foodie for over 10 years, she has a passion for great eats, you-can-do-it recipes and community, making her a tailgate regular. Follow her exploits @CamiFord and on her website.


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