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Red Mullet El Dorado

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  Red mullet 36 Ounce, gutted and scaled (4 In Number Of 9 Ounce Each)
  Fresh coriander 60 Milliliter (4 Tablespoon)
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon (Of 1 Lemon)
  Fruity olive oil 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Onion 1 Medium, skinned and sliced
  Saffron cream sauce 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

1. Stuff the gut cavity of each fish with equal portions of coriander. Slash each fish crosswise, 6 times on both sides, to give a lattice effect. Arrange the fish, evenly spaced, on a square or rectangular heatproof dish.
2. Sprinkle the lemon juice, oil, pepper and onion over the fish, cover loosely with cling film and leave to marinate for 15 minutes.
3. Microwave on HIGH for 9 minutes or until the flesh is pearly white and firm to the touch.
4. Carefully pour or spoon off the hot fish juices into a separate bowl. Use as the stock described in Saffron Cream Sauce
5. Keep the fish hot until the sauce is ready to serve. Present each fish in a pool of golden sauce.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Gourmet, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
40 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
50 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 413 Calories from Fat 170

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 19 g29.2%

Saturated Fat 4.5 g22.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 127.4 mg42.5%

Sodium 235.6 mg9.8%

Total Carbohydrates 8 g2.5%

Dietary Fiber 1.6 g6.5%

Sugars 3 g

Protein 51 g101.1%

Vitamin A 26.6% Vitamin C 24%

Calcium 12.8% Iron 17.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Red Mullet El Dorado Recipe