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Beer-Battered Portabella Strips with Spicy Dipping Sauce

Yield: 24 servings

Serving size: 1 portabella cut into strips


Beer Batter

3 cups Beer or ale
12 ounces (3 cups) All-purpose flour

Spicy Dipping Sauce

1½ quarts Mayonnaise
1 tablespoon + 1 teaspoon Lemon zest
3 tablespoons Lemon juice
¼ cup Chopped cilantro
¼ teaspoon or to taste Cayenne pepper


24 (about 2.5 ounces each) Portabella mushrooms, slice about 3/8-inch thick
Lemon zest, for garnish as needed


Whisk together beer and flour; let sit at least 2 hours.

To make sauce, mix mayonnaise, zest, lemon juice, cilantro and cayenne pepper until well combined; reserve.

Per Order:

Dip about 2.5 ounces (5 or 6) Portabella strips into reserved beer batter.  Deep fry until crisp and golden brown, about 3 minutes.  Serve with ¼ cup Spicy Sauce on the side.  Garnish with lemon zest, if desired.