Maybe I'm rushing things a little, but with us moving into the second half of February, my inner voice (or growling stomach) is reminding me that we are beating on Spring's door and it won't be long until it's full-on fishing season and we'll be pining for fried fish.

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You Just Can't Beat That "Home Cooked" Fish

We all know that it's almost impossible to beat the fried fish you get from your own backyard or from around the porch at a friend's house; especially if that friend lives on the lake!

There's something mesmerizing about running those crappie filets through a heaping helping of corn meal and then watching them float around in a bath of peanut oil until golden brown.

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Throw in the corn fritters, fries, fried okra and a big onion and it's a hard meal to forget.

However, not everyone is invited to your house. And while I long for the long, lost days of Cypress Inn and Kool Point on Caddo Lake, there are still some pretty good alternatives in the Shreveport/Bossier area for those that didn't make your fish-fry guest list.

Take a look and see if you agree we've found the Top 10 Places For the Absolute Best Fried Fish in Shreveport/Bossier

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