The classic British Fish & Chips made with moist, tender fish fillets wrapped in a light batter, crispy fried and served with crunchy potato chips along with a refreshing chive & sour cream dip. Something relished and loved by both the kids and adults alike.

Recipe Card 


Codfish fillet

250 gm

Corn flour (for dusting)

50 gm

5 gm

Black pepper

5 gm
Corn oil (for deep frying)

250 ml

For Batter

Corn flour

50 gm

All-purpose flour

25 gm

Egg white

25 gm
Curry powder

5 gm


5 gm
Ice water

100 ml

For Chips

Potato finger

70 gm

Paprika powder

10 gm

3 gm

For Dip


30 gm

Sour cream

10 gm
Sriracha sauce

10 gm

Parsley chopped

4 gm
Lemon juice

3 gm

Chives chopped

2 gm

2 gm


Method of Preparation

  • Season the fish with salt and pepper, dust in the corn starch and set aside.
  • In a mixing bowl, mix cornflour, all-purpose flour with water to a slightly thick consistency. Whisk in the egg white and season with salt and curry powder and set to rest for few seconds.
  • Blanch the potato in oil for 1minute then in a baking tray season with salt and paprika powder and finish in the oven 180°c for 15minutes or deep-frying until golden brown.
  • In a mixing bowl combine the ingredients for making the dip and mix thoroughly.
  • Dip the seasoned fish into the batter to coat properly then deep fry in medium hot oil 200°c until golden and crisp. Then assemble the fish, chips, and dip in a platter and serve hot.


Recipe video courtesy: Emirates Flight Catering


About the Contributor

Onyeyirichi Godwin Nwabughogu

Working with the Emirates Flight Catering, Dubai, Godwin is currently pursuing his culinary scholarship program at the ICCA Dubai to live his passion for life in the kitchen to the fullest with an unimaginable desire to be heard and recognized someday as a prominent culinary personality in the hospitality industry.

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