Cod Fish Cakes

Cod Fish Cakes

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Barbara Williams


Living in GA I can't find dried salted cod fish, but I made this a lot when I lived up north. I'm a die hard and I will not give up trying. This is how the recipe was given to me, but I change it as I go. The cook time seems long, but it's the different steps that take up the time, but worth it.


★★★★★ 2 votes

1 Hr
3 Hr 30 Min
Pan Fry


  • 1 lb
    dried salted cod fish
  • 2 lb
  • 1/2
    chopped green pepper
  • 1
  • 1 medium
  • 1 Tbsp
    prepared mustard
  • 1 Tbsp
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste
  • ·
  • 2 clove
    garlic (chopped or pressed)

How to Make Cod Fish Cakes


  1. Soak cod fish overnite
  2. Boil fish about 1 hour
  3. Peel potatoes
  4. Drain cod fish and debone
  5. Put cod fish in pan with potatoes. Cover and cook until potatoes are tender
  6. Check fish again for bones (just in case)
  7. Add remaining ingredients and mash while hot
  8. Form mixture into patties and fry until golden and crisp

Printable Recipe Card

About Cod Fish Cakes

Course/Dish: Fish Seafood Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Fish
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

Show 2 Comments & Reviews

5 Stellar Ways To Make Tuna Salad

5 Stellar Ways To Make Tuna Salad

Gone are the days of boring tuna fish sandwiches we used to get in the school cafeteria. Nowadays, a tuna sandwich is still a great lunch option, but it’s loaded with flavor and anything but basic. Easy to make, we’re sharing five stellar ways to make homemade tuna salad.

14 Fresh Tomato Dishes for Summer

14 Fresh Tomato Dishes for Summer

Tomatoes are available year-round, but sweet and juicy they are at their prime in the summer. If you grow them, you may be wondering what’s the best way to use fresh tomatoes. By weaving them into as many meals as you can! How about in an easy gazpacho soup or bruschetta? Or, use fresh tomatoes […]

11 Light Summer Dinners

11 Light Summer Dinners

The last thing we want to do on a hot summer day is spend time cooking over a hot stove making a heavy meal. That’s where these easy and light summer dinner ideas come to the rescue! Fresh seasonal produce, moist grilled chicken, and full of flavor, we love these no-fuss summer recipes.