"The first zucchini I ever saw I killed it with a hoe."--John Gould, Monstrous Depravity, 1963

Bacalhau ao Braz (Salt Cod) Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Bacalhau ao Braz (Salt Cod), by , is from Recipes from my Ancestors---Lara's Personal Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Lara Abbott

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2.2 lbs. salt cod
4.4 lbs. potatoes
2 eggs
Olive Oil
1 chopped onion
parsley

Directions:
Directions:
1. Place the salt cod in water to remove salt and change the water about three times
2. Heat some olive oil in a saute pan, place the chopped onion in the pan and let them cook a bit
3. Place the cod in the saute pan and stir with a wooden spoon to shred it in small pieces
4. Cut the potatoes in small and thin julienne strips
5. Fry the potatoes in oil
6. When ready to serve, mix the cod with the fried potatoes, add the eggs over heat and stir in parsley.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
About 8 to 10
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
About one hour, plus soaking time
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This recipe is from my maternal grandparents' cookbook. My grandfather loved this food. It is of Portuguese origin, as are most of the recipes with codfish served in Brazil. The Portuguese have many different cod fish dishes.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

251W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!