Delta Catfish Stew

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“Catfish is delicious. Some folks haven't tried it any way but blackened and pan-fried. This is really good! You must try this.”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Peel potato and turnip and cut into small diced pieces.
  2. In a large pot mix together potato, turnip, tomatoes (with juice), onion, celery, clam juice, water, and garlic.
  3. Season stew to taste with salt and black pepper.
  4. Heat mixture over medium heat until it comes to a boil; reduce heat, and cook, covered, for 10 minutes.
  5. Add cabbage, and continue to cook, covered, another 5 minutes, stirring once in awhile, until vegetables are almost tender.
  6. In a small bowl, toss catfish nuggets with paprika, oregano, chili powder, garlic powder, and cayenne pepper.
  7. Add catfish to stew, and continue to cook until fish flakes easily with fork, about another 5 minutes or so.
  8. Serve stew in bowls over hot steamed rice.
  9. Have hot sauce like Tabasco handy.

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