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How To Deep Fry Crappie

When it comes to catching fish, Weiss Lake in Cherokee county Alabama is known as The Crappie Capital of The World and it lives up to its name! But the test is in the tasting and there's no one better to show you the best way to deep fry your fresh caught crappie than Captain Joe "Fish Bait" Hester. From the marinate to the batter to the art of frying your fish to a golden brown, learn from an expert why people say The Crappie Capital of the World produces the best tasting fish in the world as well.