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Fish Fillets a la Orange

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This Fish Fillets a la Orange is an exquisite dish and a must try for all fish lovers. Give this easy and simple recipe for Fish Fillets a la Orange a try, ocz it's truly worth your time!
  Frozen fish fillets 16 Ounce
  Orange 1
  Butter/Margarine 3 Tablespoon
  Onion 1⁄2 Small
  Lemon 1
  Water 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1 Tablespoon
  Flour 1 Tablespoon

Let fillets thaw at room temperature until they can be pulled apart easily.
Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Cut peel from 1 orange removing just a very thin layer of orange peel.
Slice into thin strips.
Cook about 2 minutes in boiling water.
Finish peeling orange and slice, set aside for use as garnish.
Melt butter in a frying pan.
Add onion and cook until tender.
Add lemon juice, orange juice and water.
Bring to boil.
Add fish fillets.
Cover with a circle of buttered white paper or circle of waxed paper with a hole in the center.
Cover and simmer about 7 minutes or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork.
Remove fish to heated platter and keep warm.
Cook liquid in pan until it is reduced to about 1/2 cup.
Cream together butter and flour.
Stir into liquid and cook until thickened.
Add orange rind and season to taste if needed.
Pour sauce over fish.
Garnish with orange slices.

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Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 249 Calories from Fat 130

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 15 g22.8%

Saturated Fat 7.7 g38.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 107.3 mg35.8%

Sodium 102.8 mg4.3%

Total Carbohydrates 10 g3.5%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 4.3 g

Protein 21 g42.3%

Vitamin A 9.4% Vitamin C 50.3%

Calcium 9.4% Iron 1.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Fish Fillets A La Orange Recipe