Paula Deen's simple recipe for fried shrimp is available on Food Network's website. The dish takes an estimated 10 minutes to prepare and 10 minutes to cook. Shrimp are dipped in a mixture of milk, buttermilk and hot sauce and topped with a coating of flour, cornmeal, pepper and salt
About.com has a Southern fried shrimp recipe. Boiled shrimp soak in an egg and milk bath, then are coated with cornmeal or breadcrumbs and flour. Total preparation time is 30 minutes.
MyRecipes offers Bayou Fried Shrimp from Southern Living. It simplifies the coating by using a packaged fish fry mix and Cajun seasoning. The dish is ready is less than one hour.