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Japanese Fish Pancakes

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    • 1 cup plain flour
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 2 x 59g free range eggs lightly whisked
    • 1/2 cup water
    • 1 cup Chinese cabbage or wombok shredded
    • 1 small carrot peeled, grated
    • 4 green onions thinly sliced
    • 200 grams white fish fillets diced
    • 250 ml vegetable oil (for frying)


    1. Place flour, salt, eggs and water into a large mixing bowl, and mix until smooth.
    2. Stir through cabbage, carrot, green onion and fish and set aside.
    3. Preheat an electric frypan on high and heat oil.
    4. Spoon a quarter of the pancake mixture into the frypan and spread out to form a 15cm circle. Repeat with remaining batter.
    5. Cook 3-4 minutes or until lightly browned. Turn over and cook for a further 2 minutes.
    6. Serve hot drizzled with Japanese mayonnaise, tonkatsu sauce and shredded nori.

    This recipe was developed using a Kambrook Appliance.


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    • Graeme 02 June 2014

      Looks delicious - will certainly try that. Wonder if it would be okay to use wholemeal spelt flour?

    • A Perfect Pantry 04 June 2014

      Hi Graeme, we don't see why spelt flour shouldn't work:) Let us know how it goes.

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