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German Baked Cod in Mustard Cream

German Baked Cod in Mustard Cream

Perfect for entertaining, this cod recipe is SO EASY to make, add it to your repertoire of no-brainer-but-special dinner recipes.
5 from 4 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine German food, seafood
Servings 4 people
Calories 246 kcal


  • 1 1/2 lb cod filets
  • kosher salt
  • fresh cracked pepper I prefer mixed peppercorns for this
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 2 Tbs quality whole grain mustard
  • fresh dill leaves


  • Heat oven to 350F.
  • Lay the fish in a 13x9 baking dish. Season with salt and pepper (at least 1/4 t salt). Separately, combine the cream and Dijon. Pour over the fish. Top the fish with small torn dill fronds. 
  • Bake at 350F for 15 minutes until fish flakes easily with a fork. Serves 4.
Keyword baked cod, cod recipe, German baked fish, German fish dishes