Halibut with Sweet Lemon Sauce
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INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 12-15
  • Servings: 4
  • Zest of 3 lemons
  • 2 Tbs Sugar
  • 1 Tbs Salt
  • 1/3 cup + 1 tsp. fresh squeezed
  • lemon juice
  • 3 Tbs Chopped fresh dill
  • 4 8 oz. Halibut fillets or other firm white fish
  • 1 Tbs Olive Oil
  • 3 Tbs butter, cut up into small pieces
DIRECTIONS
  1. In a small bowl, combine the lemon zest, sugar, salt, 1 Tbs. lemon juice, and dill. Place fillets in a shallow dish and cover with marinade, refrigerate for about 3 hours.
  2. Remove fish, set marinade aside and save for later.
  3. Heat a large saute pan coated with oil.
  4. Saute fillets util golden and cooked through, about 5 minutes each side.
  5. Remove from heat and transfer fillets to a dish, cover to keep warm.
  6. Turn heat up to high and add reserved marinade. When it bubbles and browns, add remaining lemon juice.
  7. Cook 1 minute.
  8. Reduce heat to low.
  9. Add butter, swirling pan to melt.
  10. Remove pan from heat, pour sauce over fillets and serve.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
A fresh and light tasty spring/summer type dinner fish. Not sure where I got this recipe, I've had it a while, somewhere online I think. . .