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Need advice on Shrimp Cakes

Arlene Mar 15, 2005 11:45 AM

I am planning on making the Shrimp and Sweet Potato cakes from epi this Saturday as appetizers but will do an asian version instead of using Latin spice. Recipe link below.

I wondered if I could do the prep in advance - form the cakes Thursday and freeze, then cook Saturday. If frozen, do I need to thaw before browning or can I fry straight from the freezer? Would appreciate any recommendations. Thanks!

Link: http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/rec...

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    Wendy Lai RE: Arlene Mar 15, 2005 12:23 PM

    don't thaw before you fry them, do it straight from the freezer.

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      Arlene RE: Wendy Lai Mar 15, 2005 01:13 PM

      Thanks very much, Wendy!

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        Wendy Lai RE: Arlene Mar 15, 2005 03:44 PM

        Another time we made a whole bunch of tiny crab cakes that we didn't finish. I ended up putting leftovers in the toaster oven, it's not as crunchy, but it's tasty still. Just another way to go.

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