You may prepare whole fish or fillets this way. From "The German Cookbook" by Mimi Sheraton. Posted for ZWT 6. Variations: -Fish can also be fried in hot corn oil or vegetable shortening. If you decide to do so, pour excess fat out of pan and add 2 tablespoons fresh butter to the skillet when you start to prepare sauce. -Breadcrumbs can be substituted with an equal amount of grated Parmesan cheese.