Lemon Grilled Fish | How to make Lemon Grilled Fish

By Bindiya Sharma  |  29th Dec 2015  |  
4.7 from 7 reviews Rate It!
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About Lemon Grilled Fish Recipe

Fresh fish pairs beautifully with lemon juice, here the fish also has subtle hints of aniseed and mint.

Lemon Grilled Fish

Ingredients to make Lemon Grilled Fish

  • 500gms Fresh white Fish(bite size pieces)
  • For the marinade-
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp fresh coriander, chopped
  • 1 tsp Fresh mint, chopped
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • Aniseed(saunf)- 1/4 tsp
  • green chillies- 1-2 (optional)
  • Salt and Black pepper to taste.
  • Wooden skewers
  • 1 large lemon, sliced
  • Extra oil for basting
  • Extra mint leaves for garnishing

How to make Lemon Grilled Fish

  1. Wash the fish under running water and pat dry.
  2. Add the olive oil, lemon juice, mint, coriander, zest, green chillies, salt, black pepper, aniseed to a spice blender and process to make the marinade.
  3. Rub the fish pieces well with the marinade and leave for half an hour.Also soak skewers in water for the same time.
  4. When your are ready to serve, preheat grill. Thread the fish pieces onto the skewers with lemon slices in between.
  5. Grill for 10-15 minutes basting occasionally with more olive oil. Alternately you can pan fry the fish till done.
  6. Garnish with mint leaves and serve with a fresh salad and dip of choice on the side

Reviews for Lemon Grilled Fish (7)

Anjali Bhatia9 months ago

Will try to night

Manisha Shukla3 years ago

Yes, both are saunf

Aysha Patel3 years ago

Replace fish with chicken.....awesome

Prema Raghuraman3 years ago

Hi ! One small correction. Saunf or badishep is fennel seed not ani seed, I think :)

bina bedi3 years ago

Bindiya what is the temperature of the oven ?

Kanak Patel3 years ago

Perfect treat for summers

Tasneem Bootwala4 years ago


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