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Poached Mullet

Yield 4 servings


  • 1/2 small onion, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 10 whole cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon red pepper
  • 1 1/2 pounds mullet fillets
  • Lemon wedges

How to Make It

  1. Add water to a large skillet to a depth of 1 inch. Add first 6 ingredients; mix well, and bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer 10 minutes. Add fish; cover and simmer 8 minutes or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork.

  2. Transfer to a warm serving platter; discard cooking liquid. Garnish fish with lemon wedges. Serve immediately.

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