Chewets on Fish-Days

Preparation info
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Appears in
Cooking and Dining in Medieval England

By Peter Brears

Published 2008

  • About


  • 10 oz/275 g haddock, cod, hake [or salmon] fillets
  • 6


Poach the fish and dates for 10 minutes, drain, grind, and mix with the remaining ingredients.

Make and bake as above, for 20 minutes. Alternatively, deep-fry in olive oil, or stew in a wine and sugar syrup.

Chewets are best served hot.