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Fried Cod

Fried Cod

Fried Cod is a very popular dish is Greece. Soak the fish in water to remove the excess salt, batter, and deep fry in olive oil until crispy golden brown.


  • 1 lb. dried Cod
  • 1 cup Batter
  • Olive Oil


  1. Cut fish into 3-4 inch pieces; soak overnight in cold water. Change water several times.
  2. Place cod in a saucepan with enough cold water to cover. Bring to a boil.
  3. Remove from water.
  4. When cool, remove the skin and bones.
  5. Make a thin batter with flour, water and a little salt. Heat oil in frying pan until medium hot.
  6. Dip cod into batter and fry quickly until browned on both sides, about 3 to 4 minutes.
  7. Serve piping hot with skorthalia (garlic sauce).