Cod and Potato Croquettes

READY IN: 1hr 5mins




  • after soaking cod overnight, change water.
  • place cod in pot with enough water to cover it and boil cod for 15-20 minutes.
  • remove from stove top, drain, let it cool and flake.
  • peel and boil the potatoes in pot with a bit of salt, drain potatoes, and mash.
  • let potatoes cool (I stick them in the freezer for quick cooling).
  • place potatoes, cod, parsley, eggs, onions, nutmeg, garlic powder, pepper in a bowl and mix together.
  • now add the wine or broth until you get a nice mashed potato consistency.
  • taste for salt and add if needed.
  • heat oil in deep fryer or a wok until very hot.
  • reduce heat to medium, high.
  • grab mixture with a tablespoon, with an other tablespoon grab same mixture working with tablespoons from back to front, until you get an oval shape patty.
  • drop it into very hot oil.
  • and fry until golden brown, turning patty to brown on both sides.
  • remove from oil and place on paper towel to drain.
  • Note: do NOT place more then 6 patty's into oil so not to cause oil to over flow.