Upper Crust Enterprises, Inc. shares the history, making and uses for their traditional Japanese Panko Breadcrumbs and Tempura Batter Mix. Chapters: History of Panko, Our Process, Who is Upper Crust, Menu Applications. Learn how to make: Chicken Katsu or Tonkatsu, Award-Winning Onion Rings, and Top Crusted Crispy Baked Chicken or Fish.
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Tempura Fish Taco: Recipe De-glaze fish (Cod, Pollock or Halibut) by rinsing in cold water and cut in strips. Dust fish in DRY Upper Crust Tempura Batter mix (code 07230) seasoned with Lemon Pepper, and Red Pepper powder shaking off excess. Dip in prepared Tempura batter made with beer instead of water and seasoned with
Panko Fish Sandwich – Cut 3 ounce portions of a firm white fish such as Pacific cod. Instead of water, use ice cold beer to make the prepared Tempura Batter (code 07230) with the consistency of a thin pancake batter. Dust fish in dry Tempura Batter mix, dip in prepared Tempura Batter, and roll in
Fish & Chips – Cut a firm white fish such as Pacific cod into 1 oz strips. Dust fish in dry Tempura Batter mix (code 07230), dip in prepared Tempura Batter made with water or beer, and roll in Authentic Japanese Panko (code 01020) lightly pressing into the batter. Deep fry at 350° until golden
Cook pieces of cod, tilapia, and snapper, crumble into small flakes. Place in a bowl and add egg, mayonnaise, Dijon mustard, salt, pepper, old bay seasoning, minced parsley, and Authentic Japanese Panko (code 01020). Mix and form into 2 oz ball and flatten to make into a cake. Dredge in flour, egg wash, and coat
Pre-heat broiler to 400°. Use live lobster, split lengthwise, place on sheet pan and broil until meat is opaque 5-6 minutes. Sauté chopped onions, celery, green & red peppers, minced garlic and Authentic Japanese Panko (code 01020) in butter for 3 minutes, Remove and add diced tomato, basil, stir in sherry and salt & pepper
Using only tubes of squid slice into 1/4 inch pieces. Blend Tempura Batter Mix but add egg and a dash of salt. Dust squid in dry tempura batter mixture, dip in prepared batter mix and deep fry. Coat about 10 rings at a time. To add extra crispiness, when the squid is about ½ done
Blend Authentic Japanese Panko (code 01020) with Italian seasoning, garlic powder, salt, paprika and melted butter. Dip Tilapia fillet in egg wash then coat with seasoned Panko mixture. Pan fry in oil turning once. Serve on a bed of sautéed spinach seasoned with onions, garlic, Parmesan cheese and red pepper.
Cook Arborio rice in clam juice and butter, after rice is fully cooked add shredded Parmesan cheese, chopped clams, salt and pepper. Form into 3tbsp size balls and cool. Dust rice clam balls in flour and dip in egg wash then roll in Authentic Japanese Panko (01020) coating liberally. Deep fry until brown. Coated Arancini
Gently fold shredded crab meat and chopped scallions into cooked macaroni & cheese, and cool until it firms up. Form crab mixture into 3tbsp size balls and dust in flour, then dip in egg wash and finally roll in Authentic Japanese Panko (01020) coating liberally. Deep fry until brown. Serve with a spicy cocktail dipping