Fried Parsley

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Game Cookery

Game Cookery

By Patricia Lousada

Published 1989

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This is one of the nicest accompaniments for fish and worth the trouble of deep frying.


  • 2-3 sprays of curly parsley per person
  • oil for deep-frying
  • salt


Remove any tough parsley stalks. Wash well in cold water and spin dry, then pat dry with kitchen paper. Heat the oil to 185°C (360°F). Add the parsley, a handful at a time, and cook for about 45 seconds. Keep the parsley submerged with a slotted spoon if