Catfish refers to a certain species of fish that resides in fresh water, which means that it has never been to the beach (and survived).
Catfish is most popular in the Southern United States
, but maintains significant popularity elsewhere as well. It’s common to bread catfish with a cornmeal
mixture before deep-frying it to perfection. Catfish tastes great.
became an official snack on April 30th, 2012.