Frogs' legs in breadcrumbs

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Frogs' legs in breadcrumbs
Frogs' legs in breadcrumbs
Servings:Serves 4
Calories per serving:181
Ready in:45 minutes
Prep. time:15 minutes
Cook time:30 minutes
Difficulty:Average difficulty
Recipe author:Chef
First published:20th January 2013

Frogs' meat is white and delicate, not unlike high quality chicken. If you can find frogs' legs, they are usually cleaned and skinned.

The bones can be eaten, though I prefer to eat around them, as you would a chicken bone


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  1. Clear your work surface and lay out four large plates
  2. Pour the flour into one and season with salt and pepper, the eggs, beaten with a little salt in another and the breadcrumbs in the third
  3. Dip the frogs' legs first in the flour, secondly into the beaten egg and lastly, coat with breadcrumbs
  4. Lay the coated legs on the fourth plate
  5. In a large frying pan, heat the olive oil and butter
  6. Fry the legs, a few at a time until they are golden brown, turning once. Should take about 5 to 10 minutes.
  7. Lay the cooked legs onto kitchen paper to drain then arrange on a warm plate, surround with lemons and sprinkle with parsley

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