Fried Pickles Recipe

Fried Pickles Recipe

How To Make Fried Pickles

Grab a bite of these tasteful fried pickles for your next afternoon snack! These buttermilk-battered pickles takes only 30 minutes to make.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 15 minutes
Total: 30 minutes



  • whole dill pickles,1 jar
  • 2eggs,beaten
  • ½cupbuttermilk
  • 1cupflour
  • 1tspsalt
  • ¼tspblack pepper
  • 1tspgarlic powder
  • ½tsppaprika
  • 1pinchcayenne
  • vegetable oil,or canola oil for frying


  1. Slice the dill pickles to ¼-inch thick with a crinkle cut knife. Dry them very well between sheets of paper towels.

  2. Add the flour, salt, black pepper, garlic powder, paprika and cayenne to a bowl, then mix.

  3. Add the eggs to the buttermilk in a separate bowl, then whisk to combine.

  4. Add the pickles to the dry ingredients to coat.

  5. Remove from the dry ingredients, then add the pickle chips to the milk mixture one at a time.

  6. Dredge back through the dry ingredients a second time.

  7. Coat all the pickle chips before frying.

  8. Heat the oil to 350 degrees F in a large pot.

  9. Fry the pickles in small batches for 2 minutes or until golden brown.

  10. Remove and drain onto a brown paper bag.

  11. Serve with ranch or honey mustard dipping sauce, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 85.51kcal
  • Fat: 1.92g
  • Saturated Fat: 0.49g
  • Trans Fat: 0.01g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 0.87g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.39g
  • Carbohydrates: 13.16g
  • Fiber: 0.53g
  • Sugar: 0.84g
  • Protein: 3.57g
  • Cholesterol: 40.60mg
  • Sodium: 99.78mg
  • Calcium: 27.22mg
  • Potassium: 64.07mg
  • Iron: 0.44mg
  • Vitamin A: 23.20µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.17mg
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