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Pescado Aborrajado (Colombian-Style Battered Fish)

Pescado Aborrajado Recipe (Colombian-Style Battered Fish)

Erica Dinho
5 from 12 votes
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine Colombian
Servings 4 servings
Calories 801 kcal



  • 1 egg beaten
  • 4 tbsp all-purpose flour
  • ½ tbsp sazon Goya with azafran
  • ½ cup milk
  • Salt and pepper


  • 4 cod or trout fillets
  • Salt and pepper
  • ½ teaspoon ground cumin
  • Vegetable or canola oil for cooking the fish


To make the batter:

  • In a mixing bowl, combine the beaten egg, flour, sazon goya, milk, salt and pepper. Whisk to make a smooth batter.

Prepare the Fish:

  • Season the fish with salt, pepper and ground cumin. Dip the fish fillets in the batter, letting the excess drip off.
  • Heat about 2 inches of oil in a skillet. Fry the fish for about 5 to 7 minutes until crispy and brown. Remove the fish and place on paper towels. Season with salt and pepper and serve warm.


Calories: 801kcalCarbohydrates: 8gProtein: 164gFat: 8gSaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 2gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0.01gCholesterol: 432mgSodium: 514mgPotassium: 3795mgFiber: 0.2gSugar: 2gVitamin A: 473IUVitamin C: 9mgCalcium: 191mgIron: 4mg
Keyword seafood
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