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    The 20 BEST Cod Recipes

    Looking for some new ways to cook cod? You’ve come to the right place! This mild and tender fish is so versatile and works well in such a variety of dishes.

    Today we’ve compiled this great collection of easy Cod Recipes just for you. From your classics like fish and chips and cod chowder, to exotic dishes like Indian masala and Brazilian moqueca, you’ll find plenty of exciting dishes. And the best part is, most of them are so easy they make for perfect busy weeknight dinners!

    Cod is such a healthy and budget friendly fish, why always eat it the same way? Go through this list find so many new ways to cook that bounty of the seas…

    The 20 BEST Cod Recipes.

    1. Fish and Chips

    We’re staring this list with a true classic… Fish and Chips! This crispy combination of beer battered cod with chips is a favorite in British pubs and the world over. Serve it with tartar sauce, lemon and, to keep that British authenticity, malt vinegar.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic


    2. Cornmeal Fried Cod

    Here’s another great fried cod recipe… Southern style! This one has a great cornmeal based coating that ‘s perfectly seasoned and fried to crispy perfection. YUMMM.

    Get the Recipe @ mealplanningmommies


    3. Blackened Cod Tacos

    If you love tacos (and you better), these Blackened Cod Tacos are a MUST. They’re garnished with coleslaw, avocado slices and a creamy avocado cilantro sauce and then topped with crumbled queso fresco. Great new recipe for your next taco night.

    Get the Recipe @ aberdeenskitchen


    4. Garlic Butter Baked Cod

    This Garlic Butter Baked Cod is a great busy weeknight option. Take you basic cod fillet, slather it with garlic butter, and bake. You can’t get much easier than that, plus it’s super tasty!

    Get the Recipe @ budgetbytes


    5. Greek Sheet Pan Cod

    Here’s another easy weeknight dinner, Greek Sheet Pan Cod! Marinated cod, potatoes, olives, shallots and gorgeous cherry tomatoes all bake together and get topped with feta cheese. So good, and so little cleanup!

    Get the Recipe @ deliciouslymediterranean


    6. Caribbean Style Curried Cod

    Caribbean Style Curry Cod is a great recipe for when you want some tropical and exotic flavors. Cod is simmered in a delicious coconut based sauce with plenty of great spices, herbs and aromatics. This goes perfect over a nice pile of rice.

    Get the Recipe @ thatgirlcookshealthy


    7. Bacalao a la Vizcaina

    Bacalao a la Vizcaina is a popular stewed salt cod in many Spanish speaking countries. This version features salted cod, potatoes olives and capers in a delicious base packed with layers of flavor.

    Get the Recipe @ thenoshery


    8. Cod Lettuce Wraps

    If you’re watching your carbs (or even if you aren’t), these cod lettuce wraps are a great light dinner option. The cod is pan fried with Cajun flavorings and everything gets topped with avocado sauce. All in under half an hour!

    Get the Recipe @ thealmondeater


    9. Blackened Cod

    If you want to add a little kick to your cod, try blackening it! This easy recipe only takes about 20 minutes and looks like something you would get in a high end seafood restaurant!

    Get the Recipe @ greedygourmet


    10. Fish Masala

    Cod is such a versatile fish that can go with any flavorings. This Fish Masala is no exception. If you love Indian flavors, give this one a try. It’s great with your favorite naan or roti, or atop a pile of rice.

    Get the Recipe @ honeywhatscooking


    11. Fish Cakes

    These fish cakes are quick, easy and delicious. They only take 6 ingredients and can be baked or fried. Great appetizer for parties, or easy weeknight main.

    Get the Recipe @ simplywhisked


    12. Baked Cajun Butter Cod

    This Baked Cajun Butter Cod is a real winner. Your cod fillets are drenched in a garlicky, Cajun spiced butter sauced and baked to perfection. So Good!

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic


    13. Thai Red Curry Cod

    Thai Red Curry Cod is about as easy as it gets. All you need is 20 minutes and three (yes, three) ingredients to make this dish come together. It has all the great coconut curry flavors you love at your favorite Thai restaurant.

    Get the Recipe @ thaicaliente


    14. Cod Vera Cruz

    Cod Veracruz is a great way to add some Latin flavors to your seafood night. Cod fillets are simmered in a tomato based sauce enhanced by Mexican spices, olives and capers. This easy meal is packed with flavors!

    Get the Recipe @ farmtojar


    15. One Pan Mediterranean Cod

    Here’s another great recipe with cod simmered in a tomato based sauce, this time with Mediterranean flavors. This one has kalamata olives, bell peppers and fresh basil. So good!

    Get the Recipe @ everylastbite


    16. Cod Chowder

    This Cod Chowder is a great winter warmer. Chunks of cod and potatoes in a delicious creamy base loaded with bacon. Great with some nice crusty bread.

    Get the Recipe @ karenskitchenstories


    17. Pan-Seared Cod in White Wine Tomato Basil Sauce

    Cod in White Wine Tomato Basil Sauce is a super easy and super delicious recipe. The flavors all blend together beautifully, for a dish worthy of a fancy restaurant, but simple enough for busy weeknights.

    Get the Recipe @ bakerbynature


    18. Cheesy Potatoes and Cod Casserole

    This This Cheesy Potatoes and Cod Casserole is a hearty meal fit for a feast. The whole family will love the creamy cheesiness of this one. It’s also a great make ahead meal prep option.

    Get the Recipe @ mommyshomecooking


    19. Baked Cod with Mustard Sauce

    Here’s an innovative and delicious way to eat your cod. Fillets are smothered in sauce made of sour cream, mustard and capers. This great recipe only takes 20 minutes!

    Get the Recipe @ vikalinka


    20. Moqueca

    We’re wrapping up this list with a Brazilian classic… Moqueca! It’s a ridiculously tasty fish stew in a tomato coconut base. Perfect for sopping up with crusty bread. This awesome recipe comes together in about 35 minutes, and goes great with other seafood as well!

    Get the Recipe @ recipetineats


    So there it is, one amazing collection of easy Cod Recipes. We hope you enjoy cooking your cod in all of these different ways. Let me know which ones you like best!

    Be sure to bookmark or pin this collection so you always know where to go when you come across some nice cod fillets. Enjoy…

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    The 20 BEST Ways to Cook Cod

    Yield: 6 servings
    Prep Time: 10 minutes
    Cook Time: 20 minutes
    Total Time: 30 minutes

    This great collection of easy Cod Recipes will give you plenty tasty ideas for your favorite white fish!

    Ingredients

    • fried cod
    • fish tacos
    • baked cod
    • stews
    • curries
    • and so much more!

    Instructions

      1. Choose a recipe that looks tasty. Try something you haven't had before, it's fun to experiment!
      2. Make a shopping list and buy the ingredients.
      3. Cook your new favorite Cod Recipe!

    Notes

    1. Let me know which recipes you try, I love hearing from you!

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