Gluten free coating for croquettes

In Esgir, we think that always is possible to enjoy food, even if you have coeliac disease. As many of you know, there are some dishes made with foods to avoid, but we can always find solutions. So, we created Crunchy Crumbs, a special gluten free coating. You can prepare with it, delicious recipes, for example the loved croquettes.

Croquettes are very famous around the world, even this delicious dish has it’s own International Day. But as we know, these little bites are usually made with bread crumbs. We don’t want to miss these delights so we can prepare them with the great gluten free coating Crunchy Crumbs.

Crunchy Crumbs gives an extra crunchy texture, because it absorbs less oil than others batters as common breadcrumbs. We are sure that there isn’t better gluten free coating than Crunchy crumbs.

So we want share with you a traditional and tasty recipe of Spanish cod croquettes made with gluten free coating Crunchy Crumbs. We hope you enjoy them.

Spanish Cod croquettes with gluten free coating

Ingredients for 30 croquettes

  • 200 gr of crumbled and desalted cod
  • 1 Gluten free coating Crunchy Crumbs package
  • 1 onion
  • 1 beaten egg

For the béchamel sauce

  • 750 ml of milk
  • 100 gr of corn starch
  • 20 gr of butter
  • Powdered nutmeg
  • Salt and pepper

How to make it:

First, we have to cut the onion. Then, we have to pre-heat the sauce pan and add the butter. We will add the onion with the crumbled and desalted cod to sauté them over low heat around three minutes. Set aside

Now we have to prepare the béchamel sauce. So first, we have to melt butter over low heat, then we add corn starch and combine. Gradually we add milk while we whisk continuously until smooth. Add powdered nutmeg, salt and pepper. When we finish the béchamel sauce, we have to add the cod and the onion to mix all the ingredients. Then we need to refrigerate the dough for 30 minutes.

Now we can shape it into 30 croquettes. Then dip each croquette in beaten egg and cover them in the gluten free coating Crunchy Crumbs. We have to fry the croquettes into oil for 3 minutes until golden. Remove each croquette and drain on paper towel. And now we can enjoy these delight bites!