Fish Cakes | How to make Fish Cakes

By Afroz Shaikh  |  10th Feb 2016  |  
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About Fish Cakes Recipe

A very popular seafood dish.

Fish Cakes

Ingredients to make Fish Cakes

  • 500 gms Boneless boiled Kingfish
  • 3 medium boiled potatoes
  • 4 cloves crushed garlic
  • 3 fresh red chilies
  • 1 finely chopped onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped parlsey
  • 1/2 tsp red chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp cumin powder
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 1/4 tsp crushed black pepper
  • salt to taste
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup cornflour
  • 1/2 seasoned breadcrumbs
  • oil for shallow frying

How to make Fish Cakes

  1. In a bowl flake the boiled fish, discard the skin and any bones present. Grate the boiled potatoes and mix well.
  2. In a pan add 1 tbsp oil add chopped onion and crushed garlic, let it sweat for a minute add red chili powder, cumin powder and salt and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  3. Add the onion masala to mashed potato and fish mixture, mix well. Add chopped red chilies, juice of lemon and chopped parsley. Mix well , taste and adjust the seasoning if required.
  4. Crack an egg in a bowl and in one plate keep cornflour and in another plate breadcrumbs. Divide the fish mix into 8 parts. Make patties, coat with cornflour then dunk in egg then coat with bread crumbs.
  5. Heat oil in a frying pan over medium heat. Gently put the fish cakes in the pan and Cook for 4 minutes each side or until golden brown. Transfer to a plate lined with paper towel. Repeat with the remaining fish mixture.

My Tip:

Serve hot with good squeeze of lime and salad.

Reviews for Fish Cakes (2)

shruti ambigaa year ago

Instead of king fish, Can we use mackerel fish?

Riya Singh2 years ago

Very nice recipe:thumbsup:.. is it possible to make it in a microwave oven ??