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Grilled Mahi Mahi

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This grilled Mahi Mahi is a wonderful festive season recipe that you would enjoy sharing with your family and friends.The combination of grilled fish, potatoes and roasted tomatoes makes it a complete gourmet meal for any season.
  Tomatoes 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Plum tomatoes 6
  Olive oil 4 Tablespoon
  Garlic 7 Clove (35 gm) (Peeled)
  Basil sprig 1
  Thyme sprig 2
  Rosemary sprig 1
  Potatoes 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Russet potatoes 1 1⁄4 Pound (Peeled)
  Heavy cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Honey 3 Tablespoon
  Soy sauce 3 Tablespoon
  Balsamic vinegar 3 Tablespoon
  Grated ginger 1 Teaspoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), crushed
  Olive oil 2 Teaspoon
  Mahi mahi fillets 24 Ounce
  Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

In a shallow glass dish, stir together the honey, soy sauce, balsamic vinegar, ginger, garlic and olive oil. Season fish fillets with salt and pepper, and place them into the dish. If the fillets have skin on them, place them skin side down. Cover, and refrigerate for 20 minutes to marinate.

Spray your grill with some olive oil. Place the fish pieces. Grill for 3-5 minutes on each side basting with the remaining marinade, turning only once, until fish flakes easily with a fork. Remove fillets to a serving platter and keep warm.
fish, and serve immediately with roasted tomatoes and potato scallops.

To roast tomatoes: Cut a cross into the top of tomatoes and blanch in boiling water for 5 seconds. Drop into ice water to stop cooking.
Peel, quarter and seed tomatoes.
In a saucepan, combine olive oil, fresh herbs, garlic cloves and tomatoes. Cover and slowly roast in a preheated oven at 200° for about 1 hour or until tender. Remove from oven; discard herbs.
Reserve in separate bowls the garlic cloves, tomato petals and olive oil.

For the mashed potatoes: Boil peeled potatoes until fork tender in salted water. Strain and puree in a food mill or use mixer to whip. In the meantime, heat heavy cream add potatoes and garlic from tomato, into the hot cream. Stir with a wooden spoon until well incorporated. Season with salt and pepper and set aside. Set in scallop shaped molds and grill for 15 minutes till browned from top.

Serve fish atop mashed potatoes scallops and roasted tomato petals around plate. Garnish with squid salad.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 864 Calories from Fat 469

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 53 g81.7%

Saturated Fat 17.8 g89.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 202.2 mg67.4%

Sodium 947.4 mg39.5%

Total Carbohydrates 60 g20%

Dietary Fiber 5.3 g21%

Sugars 13.9 g

Protein 40 g79.2%

Vitamin A 38.1% Vitamin C 65.8%

Calcium 10% Iron 17.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Grilled Mahi Mahi Recipe