Dried Cod Stew

Spizzatinu ri baccala’

Preparation info
  • Serves

    4 to 6

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Sicilian Feasts

By Giovanna Bellia La Marca

Published 2023

  • About


  • 2 pounds dried cod
  • Flour
  • 2 pounds potatoes


When you buy the dried cod, ask how long it needs to be soaked. Some needs to be soaked for only one hour, while other types need to be soaked overnight, or even longer. Place the dried cod in a glass bowl, place the bowl in your kitchen sink, fill it with cold water, and soak the cod as long as necessary, changing the water a few times during the soaking period.

Cut the soaked fish int