Grilled Sesame Catfish Recipe


Difficulty LevelEasyCuisine
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Vegetable oil1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Sesame seeds1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Lemon juice1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Salt1 Teaspoon
 Pepper1 Dash
 Dressed catfish2⁄3 Pound (6 pieces)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1633 Calories from Fat 1309

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 150 g230.1%

Saturated Fat 20.8 g104.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 175.4 mg

Sodium 2078.2 mg86.6%

Total Carbohydrates 20 g6.6%

Dietary Fiber 7.6 g30.5%

Sugars 1.7 g

Protein 61 g121.7%

Vitamin A 3.4% Vitamin C 50.3%

Calcium 65.7% Iron 55.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Combine all ingredients except catfish, stirring well.
Set lemon juice mixture aside.
Rinse fish thoroughly in cold water; pat dry, and place in a well-greased wire grilling basket.
Grill over medium coals 12 minutes on each side or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork.
Baste cat fish frequently with lemon juice mixture.