How to Make Fried Pickles Recipe Video

You can make pickles that taste just like Hooters fried pickles with this copy cat recipe.


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time20 Min
Ready In30 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
VegetarianMain Ingredient


 Whole wheat flour2 Cup (32 tbs)
 All-purpose flour1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Salt2 Teaspoon
 Paprika1 Teaspoon
 Cayenne pepper1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Hamburger dill pickle slices11 Ounce
 Buttermilk2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Vegetable oil2 Cup (32 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1371 Calories from Fat 996

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 113 g173.4%

Saturated Fat 14.6 g73.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 1655.5 mg69%

Total Carbohydrates 79 g26.4%

Dietary Fiber 10.2 g40.7%

Sugars 1.5 g

Protein 17 g34.7%

Vitamin A 18.8% Vitamin C 2.9%

Calcium 6.3% Iron 25.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. In a large pot, preheat the oil up to 350 F.
2. In a colander, put the pickle slices and allow to drain well.

3. In a bowl, place the buttermilk and put in the drained pickle slices.
4. In a medium bowl, place together both the flours, salt cayenne and paprika and mix well.
5. Remove pickle slices from the buttermilk and place in the flour mixture, handful at a time.
6. Shake off the excess flour and fry the battered pickle in hot oil until golden brown and crisp.
7. Continue frying pickles until all are done

8. Serve the fried pickles as desired.

Editors Review

Have you ever tried making fried pickles. Watch the video as the chef demonstrates the whole recipe so well. It’s a similar dish like you get it in the restaurant Hooters.