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Fried Orange Shrimp ..

1 Florida egg, beaten   oil for deep frying
1 cup all-purpose flour 1 pounds peeled and deveined Florida shrimp
1 cup Florida orange juice    
teaspoon salt    

Combine egg, flour, orange juice and salt; mix well. Heat oil to 350 degrees F. Dip shrimp into batter to coat, then place in oil to fry. Cook shrimp approximately one minute or until golden brown. Remove from oil and drain on absorbent paper.

Yield: 6 servings

Nutritional Information: Calories: 434.88,Protein: 27.9 g, Carbohydrates: 34.07 g Fat total: 20.44 g, Saturated fat: 3.05 g, Percent calories from fat: 43%, Cholesterol: 252.3 mg