Portuguese Recipes is a collection of popular Portuguese food recipes from mainland Portugal, the Azores, Madeira and around the world.

Sunday, June 20, 2021
This delicious Portuguese baked cod with bell pepper recipe (receita de bacalhau no forno com pimentão) makes a great meal for 1 person.
Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
20 min
Ready In:
35 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

Portuguese Baked Cod with Bell Pepper Recipe

Portuguese Baked Cod with Bell Pepper Recipe

Share this Recipe on:

Posted in: Fish / Seafood
Thu, Mar 14, 2019, 00:23
5 out of 5 with 4 ratings
Views: 11393


1 desalted cod loin, for 1 person4 small potatoes cooked with the skin1/2 red bell pepper2 garlic clovesOlive oil (to taste)Pepper (to taste)Chopped coriander (to taste)Milk (to taste)
  • Get Portuguese groceries & stuff Get Portuguese groceries and other stuff at Amazon.com

  • This site uses US measurements.


    1. Place the cod in a bowl and cover it with milk and place it in the refrigerator for a few hours.
    2. Preheated the oven at 200°C or 400°F.
    3. Drain the cod and remove the excess milk with kitchen paper.
    4. Place the cod loin on a tray with two cloves of crushed garlic and a few strips of red pepper.
    5. Drizzle with plenty of olive oil.
    6. Bake for about 20 minutes.
    7. In the middle of cooking, add the boiled potatoes with the peel and punch them slightly.
    8. Season with pepper and drizzle with a little olive oil.
    9. Serve sprinkled with chopped coriander.


    You might also like
    Portuguese Baked Cod with Bell Pepper Recipe
    This Portuguese fish stew (caldeirada de peixe) is packed with different types of fish and seafood.
    Portuguese Baked Cod with Bell Pepper Recipe
    It's a Portuguese fish dish with yummy potatoes.
    Portuguese Baked Cod with Bell Pepper Recipe
    This is a family favorite. We serve it with a plain white rice that will absorb the delicious sauce.