PAN FRIED COD FISH FILLETS

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Fried Cod Fish Fillets

Fried cod fish fillets is one of my favorites.  Give me some cod fish,  hush puppies and fried potatoes and I am one happy camper!  This easy pan fried cod fish fillet recipe will make your mouth water. Wonderful fish main dish for Lent.  You might also like to check out our recipe for grilled tilapia fillets.

Pan fried cod fish is an easy recipe and delicious anytime.

1 pound cod fish fillets
3/4 cup buttermilk (could use regular milk)
1 cup cornmeal
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder (optional) We like the garlic!
1/4 cup oil (I use Canola)
 
Mix the cornmeal, salt, pepper and garlic powder together in a shallow pan.  Dip fillets in buttermilk, then in cornmeal mixture.  Brown on both sides in hot oil.  Turn heat down to medium and let cook about 5 to 10 minutes.  Enjoy!
 
Try my Southern cornmeal hushpuppies and fried potatoes, too!
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