Rating: 4 stars
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Spanish and Mexican flavors combine in this quick fish dish. Serve with steamed rice and sautéed spinach.

Recipe by Cooking Light April 2014


Credit: Brian Woodcock; Styling: Cindy Barr

Recipe Summary

Serves 4 (serving size: 1 tilapia fillet and 1/2 cup sauce)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Sprinkle fish evenly with pepper and salt. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add oil; swirl to coat. Add fish to pan; cook 3 minutes or until browned on one side. Remove fish from pan.

  • Add onion, oregano, garlic, and bell pepper to pan; sauté 4 minutes. Stir in tomato and remaining ingredients; bring to a simmer.

  • Arrange fish on top of tomato mixture, browned sides up. Cover, reduce heat to medium, and simmer 3 minutes or until fish flakes easily with a fork.

Nutrition Facts

211 calories; fat 7.2g; saturated fat 1.2g; mono fat 4.1g; poly fat 1.4g; protein 25g; carbohydrates 14g; fiber 3g; cholesterol 57mg; iron 1mg; sodium 532mg; calcium 49mg.