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Simple and Quick Homemade Fishcakes

If you’ve begun 2018 with gusto, like me and decided to give your lifestyle an overhaul, you might be delving into cooking from scratch. I find cooking therapeutic and there’s nothing that I enjoy more than cooking up a feast in the kitchen. Especially when it involves delicious, clean food that not only fuels your body but also fuels conversations over the dinner table.

Today we’re cooking up my simple yet delicious fishcakes. They’re easy to make, and take a short time to cook. Team with a fresh salad for an evening meal under 500cal. Don’t say I don’t treat you!

Simple Fishcake Recipe | Healthy Tasty Food | Elle Blonde Luxury Lifestyle Destination Blog

Homemade Fish Cakes

Clean and healthy homemade fish cakes, prepare and cook in 35 minutes for an under 500 calories evening meal.

Course Main Course
Cuisine British
Keyword Fish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 5 servings
Calories 348 kcal


  • 1 kg potatoes peeled
  • 1 tin of tuna
  • 1 cod loin
  • 1 egg
  • 4 slices of bread
  • 1 onion
  • 1 large handful spinach
  • 1 red chilli
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 1 tsp capers
  • Coriander cilantro for my US followers
  • Splash of milk
  • Salt & Pepper


  1. 1. Boil potatoes for 30 mins in hot water then drain when soft

  2. 2. Add splash of milk and mash, leave to rest

  3. 3. In a blender blast bread until crumbs, put 3/4 into a bowl leave the other 1/4 in blender

  4. 4. Add onion, spinach, chilli, garlic, capers and coriander to blender and blitz until fine, then add to mashed potatoes

  5. 5. Blitz cod loin and tuna fleetingly in blender and then add to potato and veg mix, crack in egg and mix well

  6. 6. Shape with hands into palm-sized cakes then roll in breadcrumbs

  7. 7. Lightly fry in a small amount of olive oil to seal and then place in the oven for 25 minutes. Enjoy!

If you’re looking to make melt in the middle fishcakes it couldn’t be more simple, just add a square of cheese into the middle of your fishcake when making them. By encasing the cheese inside the fishcake you’ll create an oozing hot cheese melt when cooked.

If you’re looking for other recipes I love, check out these:
Recipe: Auntie Beth’s Ultimately Irresistible Mashed Potatoes
Recipe: Hellmann’s Simply Sticky Pulled Pork

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Have you got a fishcake recipe? I’d love to know below as I’m always looking to try new methods of cooking.

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Simple Fishcake Recipe | Healthy Tasty Food | Elle Blonde Luxury Lifestyle Destination Blog


Laura is an award-winning entrepreneur with a passion for all things luxury. With a penchant for travel, her favourite destinations are Vegas and Ibiza. Catch her at the latest bar opening with a cocktail in hand followed by mornings in the gym. She dotes on her little Jack Russell, Ziggy and has an unhealthy Instagram obsession. Home interiors continue to grow as a passion and she absolutely loves shopping for all things fashion and beauty too.


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