McDonald's-Inspired Filet-O-Fish

We've recreated the McDonald's Filet-O-Fish sandwich, but better, so that you no longer have to wait once a year!
Difficulty
Medium
Servings
4 servings
Prep Time
10 Mins
Active Time
35 Mins

The classic Filet-O-Fish sandwich consists of three parts: the crisp beer batter fried fish, a tangy tartar sauce, and the toasted buns. What's great about this food hack is that it gives you your restaurant favorite anytime—in massive portions and higher quality. Case in point: these better-than-McDo’s Filet-O-Fish sandwiches.

Fried Fish

  • neutral oil, for frying
  • 1 cup beer
  • 2 cups rice flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • salt, to taste
  • 2 large cod fillets, cut into 4 pieces

Tartar Sauce

  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tbsp mustard
  • ¼ cup pickle relish
  • ¼ cup capers
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice (or 1 tbsp white vinegar)
  • salt and pepper, to taste

Assembly

  • 4 burger buns, toasted
  • 4 slices American cheese
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