Smoked Haddock & Philly Mornay

A recipe developed exclusively for Philadelphia Professional by Aaron Watson
18 min
Prep time
25 min
Total time


    The makings of the

    Smoked Haddock & Philly Mornay

    1. 1

      Mix the panko breadcrumbs, parsley and parmesan together in a small bowl for later.

    2. 2

      Place the milk, double cream and the smoked haddock fillets in a high sided pan ensuring the fish is covered by the liquid.

    3. 3

      Heat on a low heat for 10 minutes, the liquid should be boiling gently by this point and the fish should be cooked through.

    4. 4

      Remove the smoked haddock from the liquid.

    5. 5

      In a separate large saucepan melt the butter then add the flour and mix until a roux is formed then cook out for 2 minutes.

    6. 6

      Gradually add the liquid to the roux stirring continuously, once all the liquid is fully mixed in and is now a smooth sauce continue to cook for 2 minutes whilst stirring.

    7. 7

      Turn off the heat and add the Philly to the sauce and mix until the Philly has fully melted and is incorporated.

    8. 8

      Season the sauce with salt and white pepper to your liking.

    9. 9

      Place the smoked haddock fillet in an oven proof serving dish and generously cover with the mornay sauce and then a nice covering of the breadcrumb mix.

    10. 10

      Place under a preheated grill for a few minutes to gratinate until golden.

    11. 11

      Serve the smoked haddock either on its own as a light supper or with some baby new potatoes and green beans as a main course.


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    Smoked Haddock & Philly Mornay

    Nutritional Information

    Typical valuesPer Serving
    Energy2366.0 kJ
    Energy565.5 kcal
    Fat37.0 g
    Carb19.0 g
    Protein38.0 g
    Saturated fat21.0 g
    Salt2.4 g
    Dietary fibre0.7 g
    Sugars7.5 g