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Whole Red Snapper, Salmon, Trout Or Sea Bass

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  Red snapper/Other large fish 10 Pound
  Melted butter/Margarine / salad oil 1 Ounce
  Lemon juice 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Worcestershire sauce 1 Tablespoon
  Prepared mustard 1 Tablespoon
  Basil 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Garlic salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Onion 1 Medium, thinly sliced
  Lemon 1 , thinly sliced

Make an aluminum foil pan large enough to hold fish.
Brush surface of foil pan well with melted butter, margarine or oil.
Cut head and tail from fish, if desired.
Clean fish, dram and dry with paper towels.
Place fish on pan.
Combine lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, prepared mustard, basil and salts; mix and brush in cavity of fish.
Arrange 1/2 of the onion and lemon slices in a row in cavity of fish.
If desired, stuff fish with Mushroom Stuffing or Pecan or Almond Stuffing or prepared packaged stuffing.
Brush outside of fish generously with melted butter, margarine or oil.
Overlap remaining onion and lemon slices down top of fish.
Position fish in pan on cooking grill.
Drizzle remaining lemon juice mixture evenly over fish.
Cover kettle; cook 1 1/2 to 1 3/4 hours, or until thickest part of fish flakes easily with fork.
Do not turn fish during cooking.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
90 Minutes
Ready In: 
100 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 443 Calories from Fat 21

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 8 g12.8%

Saturated Fat 2.8 g14.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 173.9 mg58%

Sodium 557 mg23.2%

Total Carbohydrates 4 g1.3%

Dietary Fiber 0.73 g2.9%

Sugars 1.3 g

Protein 89 g178.7%

Vitamin A 1.8% Vitamin C 19.8%

Calcium 19.4% Iron 8.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Whole Red Snapper, Salmon, Trout Or Sea Bass Recipe