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sea bass & chilli sauce

By eadiedog (GoodFood Community)
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  • Serves 4
based on atul's malaysian sea bass


for the sauce

  • 1 lemongrass
  • chillies to taste - i use 1 red
  • pickled onions finely sliced (to taste again)
  • piece of ginger shredded (about thumb sized)
  • 1 tsp turmeric
  • 1 lime zest and juice
  • 3-4 tbsp sweet chilli sauce
  • 4 sea bass fillets
  • I serve with homemade chunky oven chips (or sweet potato chips) and tomato & onion salad with chilli dressing


  • STEP 1
    Sauce: mix all sauce ingredients except chilli sauce and leave to stand, then stir in chilli sauce and blend
  • STEP 2
    steam sea bass in steamer for about 5-7 mins (I steam in microwave using special steamer from Lakeland)
  • STEP 3
    place sea bass on warmed plate and serve a little of the sauce over bass, rest of sauce in dish for dipping
  • STEP 4
    Serve with chunky chips and salad. Friday night tea sorted!

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