Bacalaitos (Cod Fritters)

Recipe by l0ve2c00k
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READY IN: 40mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cut the cod fish in small chunks, place in a pot, cover with water and boil on high for 15 minutes.
  • Drain, debone, wash and shred.
  • In a bowl, combine flour, salt and baking powder.
  • Make a little well in the center. Pour the water slowly and mix to make a thick like sauce.
  • Add the pepper and sazón and stir well.
  • In a mortar, crush the garlic and culantro leaves. Add to the mix.
  • Add the shredded bacalao and mix well.
  • In a frying pan, pre-heat the vegetable oil.
  • Fry the bacalaitos on high heat by dropping big spoonfuls in hot oil.
  • Turn as needed.
  • Bacalaitos are done when they are golden.
  • Drain in paper towels.
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