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Griddled Mackerel Supper

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Barry makes a great dinner using mackerel - cheap, tasty and easy!
Ingredients
  New potatoes 1 Pound, washed
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Parsley 10 Gram, chopped
For fish
  Lemon zest 2 Teaspoon
  Lime zest 1 Teaspoon
  Lemon 1 , juiced
  Lime 1 , juiced
  Olive oil 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon, divided
  Honey 1 Teaspoon
  Dijon mustard 1 Teaspoon
  Mackerel fillets 2
For tomato sauce
  Olive oil 1 Tablespoon
  Celery stalk 2 , chopped
  Onion 1 , chopped
  Pepper To Taste, grounded
  Canned chopped tomatoes 1 Can (10 oz)
  Worcester sauce 1 Dash
  Brown sugar 1 Teaspoon
Directions

MAKING
1. In a pan, pour in olive and let it warm up. Toss in the celery and cook for 3 minutes.
2. Toss in the chopped onions and sauté for 5 minutes until the onion softens.
3. Add ground pepper powder, chopped tomatoes, a dash of Worcestershire sauce and brown sugar, stir, and simmer the sauce for 20 minutes.
4. In another pan, bring about 3 cups of water to a boil and toss in the potatoes, one at a time and cook for 20 minutes until soft.
5. In a bowl, take lemon and lime zest and squeeze fresh lime and lemon juice into it respectively. Add in 1 tbsp. olive oil, honey, and Dijon mustard and give it a good stir.
6. Dunk the filet in the sauce and leave it in for 10 minutes.
7. Warm up a pan grill, sprinkle remaining olive oil into it and let it heat.
8. Now place the marinated filets in the pan. Flip the sides to avoid it from burning. You may add some more sauce to it to retain the moisture.
9. In a bowl, take the boiled potatoes, add chopped parsley and butter to it, and give a good stir.

SERVING
10. To assemble the dish, place a bed of boiled potatoes, place the seared fish on top, serve the sauce on the sides and your dish is good to be served.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Taste: 
Sweet Sour
Method: 
Pan Grilling
Ingredient: 
Mackerel
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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