Are you looking for simple Lent Recipes to try this year? Don’t look further. Here you’ll find seafood recipes to inspire your cooking and share it with your family. Most likely, you’ll add them to your lunch or weeknight dinner ideas after Lent Season is over.
Lent Season begins on Ash Wednesday and lasts 40 days, ending on Easter Sunday. This is an important time for Christians, in which they practice fasting and abstinence from meat(beef, chicken, pork, and lamb).
During this period on all Fridays, they prefer to eat mostly seafood in general, eggs, milk, veggies, fruits, and grains.
Do you struggle to get new ideas on what to eat during Lent? No worries, I got you covered with this list of meatless seafood recipes for you to add to your Lent-friendly meals recipe collection.
Below you’ll find a categorized collection of recipes by type of seafood so you can select your favorite. Use the menu to jump to the section you want to review.
🐟 Cod Recipes
Cod is one of the fishes most Latin countries turn to when this time comes. In Panama, we mostly find it in its salted form. Check out this guide on removing the salt from salted cod and prepare some recipes listed here.
🍣 Salmon Recipes
If you’re a salmon fan, here are some fantastic recipes, that are simple to make with different flavors for you to try!
🐠 Tuna Recipes
Canned tuna is an affordable option here you’ll find appetizers, lunch and dinner ideas with it.
🍤 Shrimp Recipes
If Shrimp is your thing, I got you covered! Some skewers, others with pasta and fantastic sauces that you can serve with white rice and veggies.
🦀 Other Seafood Recipes
In this section, you’ll find squid, tilapia, and more. There are some fancier options like crab legs and scallops. Browse around and find your favorite from this group.
If you try any of these Lent food ideas, please rate the recipes and leave a comment on the recipe page! This helps in showing it to more people.