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Epicurean Kentuckian: A master catfish cook at work I

2014-03-21 - 411 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY - Photo CM Staff Photo. When the Adair County Sportsman's Club held their "Old fashioned handshaking, back slappin', baby kissin' political get together & fish fry" with an auction last week, President Ken Hill provided the fish (and did some auctioneering, too). To provide for the huge crowd, he virtually moved his Village of Hardscratch kitchen to temporary quarters at the VFW Posts, where he fried 18 filets a time to perfection, a process which apparently has to be done with the intensity of a glassblower. All the while, a batch of hushpuppies were underway in the next fryer over. Paired Photo: See Epicurean Kentuckian: Proof of process is in the product Catfish II
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