UK: Fish & Chips with Lemon Vinaigrette

UK: Fish & Chips with Lemon Vinaigrette

From England the original Fish & Chips recipe. Are you ready to tasty it, sipping cold lemon Radler?

Ingredients

  • 4 cod filets
  • 55 gr flour type 00
  • 55 gr corn starch
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 teaspoon yeast
  • 75 ml dark beer
  • 75 ml sparkling water
  • 1 kg potatoes
  • oil for frying (preferably peanut oil)
  • Limmi lemon juice to season

Preparation

In a bowl, mix 3 tablespoons of flour, the corn starch, yeast, with a pinch of salt and pepper. While stirring with a fork, add the beer and sparkling water until it forms a dense batter. Refrigerate the batter for 30 min to 1 hour.

Peel and cut the potatoes into strips (about 1.5 cm thick), thoroughly wash and dry them, then place the, in the refrigerator while you prepare the cod filets.

Season the fish with a dash of salt, set the fryer for 120° C (or heat the oil over the stove in a pan with high sides). Fry the potatoes till golden brown.

Take the batter out of the fridge, submerge the filets in the batter to coat them, then fry them in hot oil for about 8 minutes. Once they are ready, lay them on parchment paper.

Enjoy with lemon vinaigrette.