Меню

Home / Recipes / Mains / Fried fish

Fried fish

Type: Mains
Servings: 4
Ready in: 45 min.
Calories: Middle
Fish dishes are very spread in Ukrainian cuisine. Everything, from soups and fish cakes to fish jelly, is made from it. However, fish is mostly just fried in Ukraine.
As a rule, fried fish is served as second course for both, festive and everyday tables. The simplest recipe is to roll fish in flour and then fry it in vegetable oil. There are several ways to fry fish, depending on its size. If fish is hand-size, it is fried in one piece. If it is larger, it's sliced in pieces and each of them is fried separately. If fish is very fatty (such as trout or salmon), you don't need vegetable oil and flour.
Fried fish is tasty both, cold and warm.

Ingredients

Crucian 4 pieces
Vegetable oil 300 g
Garlic 1 clove
Fresh ginger 20 g
Salt 1 tsp
Sesame oil 5 ml
Lime juice 30 ml

 

Stages of cooking

1
Discard and wash the crucian carps.
2
Trim the tails off. Make rhomb-like cuts along the fish.
3
Put the 300ml of oil, ginger and minced garlic in the preheated frying pan. Fry the fish from each side for 5 mins. Put the fish in the plate, drizzle with lime juice.

 

 

 

Discover the secrets of traditional Ukrainian cuisine
Install our unique App and inspire yourself with the most delicious Ukrainian recipes!

We recommend

The Beetroot Mezhivo is a mouth-watering Ukrainian appetizer, which is the golden middle between beetroot paste and ragout. Traditionally, this dish is served with toasts or a slice of rye bread.
Read more
This low-fat, tasty salad is very popular in Ukraine during fast. Either cooked or canned haricot beans can be used.
Read more
Nalystnyks i.e. stuffed thin pancakes, is a traditional Ukrainian dish, which is rather simply to cook. Its stuffing varies a lot. If one uses the savory stuffing (mushrooms or meat), it is served as a main course, if the stuffing is sweet (fruits or berries), they are served as a dessert. One of the most popular nalystnyks is the one stuffed with
Read more
It is a traditional Ukrainian pastry, which is made during orthodox holiday, Honey Spas (the middle of August). It is a rather simple pastry with poppy-seeds saturated with honey.
Read more