Enjoy a tropical twist with our grilled fish menu. (Serves 8)
Crunchy Vegetable Salad
Grilled Apple-Smoked Striped Bass
Tropical Fruit Salad
Ginger-Zapped Lemonade

July 21, 2008
Credit: Photography: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Lydia DeGaris-Pursell

The key to the grilled bass (or red snapper) main dish is high-quality fresh fish. It's served in many of the open-air restaurants of Benin's major city, Contonou, and is always grilled over a wood fire. This Beninoise meal tries to duplicate the warmth of the maquis.