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  • Tilapia with Gazpacho Salsa

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    4 and 1/2 teaspoons sherry vinegar or red wine vinegar, or more to taste 2 cloves garlic, pressed through a garlic press or minced 1 and 1/2 teaspoons smoked paprika 2 teaspoons coarse kosher salt, divided, or more to taste

    1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, divided, or more to taste
    7 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil, divided
    1 large tomato, cored, seeded, and cut into 1/4-inch dice
    1/2 small cucumber, peeled and cut into 1/4 inch-dice
    1/2 yellow bell pepper, cored, seeded, and cut into 1/4-inch dice
    1/4 cup chopped red onion
    1/3 cup pitted good quality black olives, coarsely chopped
    2 tablespoons chopped fresh flat – leaf parsley
    Six 6-ounce tilapia fillets, about 3/4 inch thick

    1. In a small bowl combine the vinegar, garlic, paprika, 1 teaspoon of the salt, and 1/4 teaspoon of the black pepper, whisking to dissolve the salt. Whisk in 3 tablespoons of the olive oil. Set aside. (You can prepare the dressing up to 3 days
    2. in advance, storing it covered in the refrigerator.)In a medium bowl, combine the tomato, cucumber, bell pepper, onion, olives, and parsley. Add the dressing and toss gently. Taste, ideally with your wine, and add more vinegar, salt, and/or black pepper if you like. (You can prepare th e salsa up to a day in advance, storing it covered in the refrigerator.)
    3. In each of two large nonstick skillets over medium -high heat, warm 2 tablespoons of the remaining olive oil. Sprinkle the fish with the remaining 1 teaspoon of salt and remaining    1/4 teaspoon of black pepper. Add 3 fillets to each skillet and cook until well browned and cooked through, 2-3 minutes per side.

    (If you don’t have two large nonstick skillets, cook the fish in batches.)
    Serve the fish hot with the salsa on top. Recipe from http://blueoceannotes.wordpress.com/

    Tilapia with Gazpacho Salsa,
  • Grilled Ginger Mahi-Mahi w/ Florida Tropical Fruit Salsa 4servings

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    4 6-to-8-ounce Florida mahi-mahi fillets 3 tablespoons unsalted butter 6 shallots, minced 4 slices fresh ginger, unpeeled, minced
    1 clove garlic, minced Black pepper to taste Salsa:
    2 cups fresh pineapple, cut into 1/2 -inch cubes 2 cups ripe mango, cut into 1/2 -inch cubes
    3 tablespoons finely chopped cilantro
    1 to 2 jalapeño peppers, seeded and minced 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice 1 tablespoon light brown sugar

    1. For the salsa, combine all ingredients and chill. Before serving, taste for seasoning, adding more lime juice and/or brown sugar as needed.
    2. Heat grill or broiler. Arrange fish in grilling basket or on broiler pan coated with nonstick cooking spray.
    3. In a small skillet, melt butter over medium heat and add minced shallots, ginger and garlic. Cook 8 -10 minutes until golden. Remove skilletfromheat.Reserve1/2of ginger-shallot-garlicmixture.
    4. Brush fillets with remaining ginger garlic mixture. Grill or broil fillets 4 to 5 inches from heat 6 minutes or until cooked through, turning once.
    5. Transfer fillets to plates and drizzle with reserved shallot -ginger garlic butter. Serve with the salsa.

    Recipe From: http://blogs.orlandosentinel.com/features_food_blog

  • Florida Snapper Almondine

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    4 6-ounce Florida snapper fillets 2 teaspoons cayenne pepper Sea salt to taste Ground black pepper to taste
    1 cup rice flour 1/4 cup butter 1/2 cup sliced almonds 1/4 cup lemon juice 1/4 teaspoon flat leaf parsley, chopped Parsley sprigs for garnish

    1. Sprinkle fillets with seasonings then dredge in flour.
    2. Melt butter in shallow skillet over medium -high heat; add fillets and cook 3 to 5 minutes per side until golden brown and cooked through. Remove fillets from skillet and keep warm.
    3. Add almonds to butter in the skillet; cook until almonds are browned. Stir in lemon juice and parsley.
    4. Spoon sauce over cooked fillets and garnish with fresh parsley.