Cod and shrimp pie

  • Servings : 4
  • Prep Time : 15m
  • Cook Time : 55m
  • Ready In : 1:10 h
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On any occasion, whether at a party or at a family lunch, this cod and shrimp pie is ideal, has great presentation, is easy to prepare and everyone will want to taste!! Bon appetit!!!

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  • 350 grams (12 1/3 ounces) desalted cod
  • 200 grams (7 ounces) puff pastry
  • 1 medium onion
  • 1 small onion to cook the shrimp
  • 50 ml (1/4 cup) olive oil
  • Juice of half lemon
  • 300 grams (10 1/2 ounces) shrimp
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • 1 egg
  • Coriander (to taste)
  • 3 cloves of garlic
  • Salt (to taste)
  • For the béchamel sauce:
  • 200 ml (about 1 cup) milk
  • 2 tablespoons corn starch flour
  • 1/2 tablespoon butter
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • Nutmeg (to taste)
  • Salt (to taste)


    Step 1

    1. For the béchamel sauce:
    2. Place the butter in a saucepan and heat over low heat. When the butter start to melt, add the flour with a little milk and whisk until the flour is dissolved. Gradually add the rest of the milk, increase to medium heat and stir until a homogeneous and creamy mixture, about 10 minutes.

    Step 2

    1. Turn off the heat and season with a little salt, pepper and nutmeg. Mix the seasonings in the sauce and let cool. Béchamel sauce recipe.

    Step 3

    1. Put the shrimps in a saucepan with water seasoned with salt and an unpeeled small onion. Boil over high heat. When the water starts boiling, reduce to low heat and cook for 5 minutes. When the shrimps are cooked, drain them with a skimmer and let cool slightly. Peel the shrimps, cut into pieces and season with lemon juice and pepper; set aside.

    Step 4

    1. Meanwhile, put the cod in a saucepan with water and bring to a boil over high heat. When starts boiling, reduce to medium-low heat and cook for about 5 minutes. When the cod is cooked, drain it with a skimmer and let cool slightly. Remove the skin and bones and flake the cod with a fork; set aside.

    Step 5

    1. Heat a frying pan with olive oil, chopped onion, chopped garlic and saute over low heat until the onion start to turn golden brown. Add the flaked cod and the shrimps and cook for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.Cod and shrimp pie | Food From Portugal

    Step 6

    1. Preheat the oven to 180ºC (350ºF). Grease a pie pan (approximately 24 centimeters (9 1/2 inches)) with some butter, line with the pastry and prick the bottom with a fork.

    Step 7

    1. In a bowl, combine the béchamel, the egg, the pepper and the chopped coriander.

    Step 8

    1. Pour the cod and shrimp mixture over the pieCod and shrimp pie | Food From Portugal and drizzle with the béchamel mixture.Cod and shrimp pie | Food From Portugal Bake until slightly golden, about 30 minutes.

    Step 9

    1. Remove the pie from the oven and serve.

Cod and shrimp pie | Food From Portugal

Cod and shrimp pie

Nutrition facts per serving (4 servings)

Calories: 564

Total Fat: 28 g(43%)

Saturated Fat: 7 g(36%)

Cholesterol: 251 mg(84%)

Sodium: 618 mg(26%)

Total Carbohydrate: 32 g(11%)

Protein: 44.5 g

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Cod and shrimp pie | Food From Portugal

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