Yield
6 servings (serving size: 1 fillet and 2 teaspoons caper mixture)

As you peel the lemon, take care to remove only the yellow rind. The white pith tastes bitter. Roasting the caper mixture heightens its flavor.

How to Make It

Step 1

Preheat oven to 300°.

Step 2

Carefully remove rind from lemon using a vegetable peeler; reserve lemon for another use. Coarsely chop rind. Place rind and capers on a baking sheet; bake at 300° for 15 minutes. Let caper mixture stand 10 minutes; finely chop. Stir in salt and pepper.

Step 3

Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add fish to pan; cook 2 minutes on each side or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork or until desired degree of doneness. Serve with caper mixture. Garnish with lemon wedges and parsley, if desired.

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Ratings & Reviews

karenwood's Review

karenwood
May 11, 2009
This was fantastic. I used grilled swordfish in lieu of the bass and it was fantastic. I will make this again and again this summer. So easy and I had all of the ingredients on hand.