Fried fish is fish that has been fried, but more specifically, battered, then fried. The fish within the batter is normally cod
, with cod being the most common. Fried fish is most popular in the United Kingdom
, but gets pretty good traction in the Southern United States
Fried fish tastes great. It pairs best with malt vinegar
or tartar sauce
. It’s normally paired with fries
to create fish and chips
. Since fried fish is covered in batter, it can easily resemble other fried things. This has led to the development of a popular pub game known as “Guess what it isn’t”.
became an official snack on June 19th, 2012.