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Plaice With Courgette And Lemon Sauce

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Ingredients
  Plaice fillets 20 Ounce, skinned (About 65 Grams Each)
  Salt To Taste
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Lemon rind 1⁄2 , grated
  Finely chopped parsley 1 Tablespoon
  Skimmed milk 1⁄2 Pint (300 Milliliter)
  Courgettes 12 Ounce (350 Grams)
  Chicken stock 1⁄2 Pint (300 Milliliter)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), peeled and chopped
  Dill sprigs 4 (For Garnishing)
Directions

1. Spread out the plaice fillets skinned sides uppermost. Sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste, lemon rind and parsley, and roll each one up.
2. For the sauce, chop the courgettes and cook together with the stock, lemon rind and garlic until just tender.
3. Blend the cooked courgettes and their liquid until smooth.
4. Put the rolled plaice fillets into a shallow pan; add the milk and salt and pepper to taste. Poach the fish gently until it is just tender, about 8-10 minutes, then drain, reserving the liquid. Put on a warm serving dish.
5. Heat the courgette puree in a pan with sufficient of the fish cooking liquid to give a fairly slack sauce.
6. Spoon the prepared courgette and lemon sauce around the rolled fish fillets and garnish with dill. Serve with courgettes.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Interest: 
Healthy
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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