Grilled piri piri fish with warm rice salad
Time to make: 25 mins , plus 30 mins marinating
Total cost: $ 21.20 / $ 5.30 per serve
(at time of publication)
2 cloves garlic, minced
2 teaspoons lemon zest
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon dried red chilli flakes
2 teaspoons olive oil
4 x 150g firm white fish fillets
2 large courgettes, halved, thinly sliced
200g snow peas, thinly sliced
150g oil-free roasted red capsicum, drained, chopped
1 red capsicum, diced
3 cups cooked basmati rice
2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
freshly ground black pepper
Total fat 10g
Saturated fat 2g
Dietary fibre 4g
1 Combine half the garlic, half the lemon zest, all the lemon juice, chilli flakes and olive oil in a shallow glass dish. Add fish and stir to coat. Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
2 Spray a large chargrill pan or frying pan with oil and place over a high heat. Grill fish for 2-3 minutes each side or until cooked to your liking.
3 Meanwhile, spray a large frying pan or wok with oil. Add remaining garlic and lemon zest, courgettes and snow peas. Cook, stirring for 2 minutes or until vegetables are almost tender-crisp. Add capsicum and rice. Cook for 2 more minutes or until rice is heated. Stir in parsley and season with pepper.
4 Serve fish on rice salad, garnished with lemon wedges if preferred.
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