Broiled Red Snapper with Ginger-Lime Butter Recipe

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Submitted by christinavt

Makes 4 servings



Serve with long-grain rice tossed with green onions. Use the spicy herbed butter on shrimp, lobster, sautéed chicken, or beef, as well. Cooking Light, DECEMBER 2007. butter, cilantro, jalapeño pepper, grated lime rind, fresh ground ginger, salt, red snapper or other firm white fish fillets, black pepper cvt

Recipe Ingredients for Broiled Red Snapper with Ginger-Lime Butter

1 1/2 tablespoons butter, softened
1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro
1 teaspoon (minced seeded) jalapeno pepper
1/2 teaspoon grated lime rind (9156)
1/4 teaspoon ginger root, bottled, fresh ground
3/4 teaspoon salt, divided
18 ounces red snapper or other firm white fish fillets, cooked per recipe, net from 24 ounces fresh
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1 Cooking spray

Recipe Directions for Broiled Red Snapper with Ginger-Lime Butter

  1. Combine first 5 ingredients in a bowl. Stir in 1/4 teaspoon salt. Cover and chill.

  2. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Sprinkle both sides of fish with the remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt and black pepper. Coat pan with cooking spray. Add fish to pan; cook 3 minutes on each side or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork or until desired degree of doneness. Place 1 fillet on each of 4 plates, and top each serving with 1 1/2 teaspoons butter mixture. Serve with lime wedges, if desired.

Categories

Fish, Main Dish, American-Southern, Fry, Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 135.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
203
Calories from Fat
59
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.6g
10%
Saturated Fat
2.6g
13%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
71mg
24%
Sodium
540mg
22%
Potassium
672mg
19%
Total Carbohydrates
0.1g
0%
Protein
33.6g
Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 5% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • No sugar
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B6
  • Very high in vitamin B12
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
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