This Lemon Butter Fish can be prepared using 2 ingredients in just 3 minutes and tastes exactly like restaurant one. Butter and lemon are the two major ingredients in this recipe. To be more specific It’s brown butter and lemon.
If you have never tried brown butter, you must give it a try as this can change your world and it’s quite Butter n it is addictive. Melted butter is best when it is brown, as it has an incredible nutty, toasty aroma and gives a boost to the dish.
If you love fish and doing the ketogenic diet Lemon Butter Fish a fantastic option.
It is browner in the bowl as compared to when drizzled over the fish. It looks perfect as it’s a bright yellow Lemon color once drizzled over the plate.
LEMON BUTTER SAUCE:
30 g / 2 tbsp unsalted butter
0.5 tbsp fresh lemon juice
Pink Himalayan salt to taste and ¼ tsp finely ground pepper
CRISPY PAN FRIED FISH:
120 g skinless boneless fish
Pink Himalayan salt to taste
¼ tsp Pepper
1 tbsp almond flour
1 tbsp oil
Finely chopped parsley, optional
Lemon butter sauce :
Add the butter in a light-colored saucepan over medium heat.
Melt butter and keep whisking/stirring continuously.
Cook the butter for 3 minutes till it turns golden brown and smells nutty. Turn off the flame and pour into a small bowl.
Add 1/4 tsp lemon extract and a pinch of salt and pepper. Stir then taste when it has cooled slightly. Adjust lemon/salt to taste.
Set aside for 20 – 30 minutes.
Crispy Pan-Fried Fish :
Pat fish dry using paper towels. Sprinkle pink Himalayan salt & pepper over it, then flour. Use fingers to spread flour. Turn and repeat. Remove excess flour off well.
Add oil to a pan and heat on a non-stick skillet over high flame. Add fish to the shimmering oil.
Remove immediately onto serving plates.
Drizzle each with about 1 tbsp of Sauce. Add parsley to garnish and serve with lemon on the side.
Nutritional Value Per Serving:
Total Calories- 370 kcal
Carbohydrates- 1 g
Protein- 24 g
Fats- 30 g
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