Fried cod from my Mother's recipe

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Fried cod from my Mother's recipe


  • cod (flaps)
  • milk
  • lemon juice
  • black pepper (q.s.)
  • oil (for frying)
  • flour
  • 2 eggs
  • pepper (q.s.)
  • 1 sprig parsley


  1. 1Place cod in a bowl and cover it with milk. Season with lemon juice and black pepper.
  2. 2Marinate for 1 hour.
  3. 3For the batter, place eggs in a bowl and whisk well with a fork.
  4. 4Add flour and chopped parsley. Stir well. If mixture is too thick, add a bit of milk.
  5. 5Tip: Batter should stick to cod pieces when dipped, so it should be neither too thick nor too runny. Season batter with salt and pepper.
  6. 6Fill fryer with oil and preheat oil. Drain cod and pat dry with paper towel. Dip cod pieces in batter on both sides.
  7. 7Fry in hot oil. Drain cooked pieces on paper towel to absorb excess oil. Serve with tomato rice and salad, if desired
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