The cod and potato fritters without flour that I share in RecetasGratis are from Portugal and it is a kind of cod croquettes without béchamel sauce that are fried directly without coating them in flour and egg as is commonly done.
With this typical Portuguese cod fritter recipe for Easter or Easter you will get a fabulous and tasty appetizer, cover or entree, ready to consume at any time of the day.
If you do not know how to make cod fritters with potato keep reading the ingredients and the step by step and you will see how much easier they are to make than they seem.
4 diners 45m Starter Medium difficulty Additional features: Medium cost, Lactose-free recipe, Popular at Easter, Fried, Traditional Portuguese recipe Ingredients:
- 2 cups of mashed potatoes
- 2 cups shredded desalted cod
- ½ cup breadcrumbs
- 1 egg
- 2 cloves of garlic
- 1 small onion
- 2 tablespoons of olive oil
- Parsley, chopped to taste
- Salt to taste
- Mild frying oil
Steps to follow to make this recipe: 1
To make the mashed potatoes cook them in the pressure cooker for 15 minutes or until well cooked. Puree and reserve.
Trick: Cut the potatoes into pieces so they cook faster.
Cook the cod already desalinated and change the water once. That is, place the fish in a pot with water to cover and once it boils, throw the water and add again. When it returns to a boil, turn off the heat, drain the fish well, and reserve it.
Make a sofrito with olive oil, onion and minced garlic. This will add much more flavor to the cod fritters with potato.
In a bowl, add the mashed potatoes, the shredded cod, the well-fried sauce and the rest of the ingredients of the recipe for potato fries and cod. Mix well until there is a homogeneous mass.
With two spoons form the cod fritters with cooked potato. Pass the dough from one spoon to another by pressing lightly to shape it as shown in the image.
Fry donuts of cod made with potato in a pot with hot oil until they begin to brown.
Serve the cod and potato fritters without flour hot, warm or cold, alone or accompanied by a homemade mayonnaise for example, or another sauce that you like.
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Cod and potato fritter recipe and other typical Easter ones:
Apart from these traditional cod and potato fritters without flour, at Easter these are also typical other typical recipes of Portugal which you can take a look at if you are interested in preparing them:
- Cod or spiritual Bacalhau
- Brás cod