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Steamed Fish with Spicy Mint Sauce
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Light steamed fish with a fiery mint chile sauce.

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 18 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 4 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 405.4
Total Carbs 5.0 g
Dietary Fiber 0.5 g
Sugars 0.9 g
Total Fat 6.3 g
Saturated Fat 1.3 g
Unsaturated Fat 2.1 g
Potassium 1640.5 mg
Protein 76.6 g
Sodium 588.3 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1/2 Vegetables , 1/2 Fruits , 11 Lean Meat
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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1 tsp  peanut oil
1 1/2 lb  red snapper
1 tbsp  fresh lemongrass
2 tbsp  ginger root slices
0 1/2 each  medium limes
1 oz  fresh mint
0.3333 cup  fresh lime juice
2 tbsp  shallots, chopped
1 oz  chopped fresh green hot chile
1 tbsp  fish sauce
1 each  medium garlic cloves
1 oz  fresh mint
  1. Coat both sides of fish with peanut oil. Put lemon grass, ginger, and lime slices inside body of fish. Pour about 1 inch of water in a large shallow roasting pan. Put a steaming rack in pan and put pan on two burners on the stove and let water boil.
  2. Lay fish on rack, place lid on pan, lower heat, and simmer 18 minutes or until fish is flaky. Move fish to a serving platter.
  3. Mix together mint, lime juice, shallot, chile, fish sauce, and garlic and spoon over fish. Top with mint sprigs.

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