Sweetly Succulent Talapia

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 175.4
  • Total Fat: 3.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 82.5 mg
  • Sodium: 545.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 4.2 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.1 g
  • Protein: 32.6 g

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Introduction

This is the Talapia version of JO_JO_BA's Mahi recipe.

This deliciously healthy, broiled fish dish combines both sweet and sour taste sensations with a wonderful spice kick from the ginger. The 30 minute prep time includes 20 minutes to marinate. This recipe is a snap and so delicious, you will appreciate the fresh ginger when you taste it!
This is the Talapia version of JO_JO_BA's Mahi recipe.

This deliciously healthy, broiled fish dish combines both sweet and sour taste sensations with a wonderful spice kick from the ginger. The 30 minute prep time includes 20 minutes to marinate. This recipe is a snap and so delicious, you will appreciate the fresh ginger when you taste it!

Number of Servings: 4

Ingredients

    3 tablespoons brown sugar
    4 tbsp water
    2 tablespoons soy sauce
    1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
    2 teaspoons grated fresh ginger root
    2 cloves garlic, crushed
    1 teaspoon olive oil
    24oz raw Tilapia fillets, cut in 4
    salt and pepper to taste

Directions

Preheat Oven to 450 degrees

In a shallow glass dish, stir together the sugar, water, soy sauce, balsamic vinegar, ginger, garlic and olive oil.
Season fish fillets lightly with salt and pepper, and place them into the dish.
Cover, and refrigerate for 20 minutes to marinate.
Preheat broiler.
Remove fish from the dish, and reserve marinade.
Place fish on a baking tray and broil 4 to 6 minutes on each side, turning only once, until fish flakes easily with a fork. Remove fillets to a serving platter and keep warm.
Pour reserved marinade into the skillet, and reduce until the mixture reduces to a glaze.
Spoon glaze over fish, and serve immediately.

Number of Servings: 4


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  • Good
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Followed the recipe just added a few green onions I needed to use up. I will add a little fresh lime next time. - 3/18/14

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  • Incredible!
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    I used Splenda Brown Sugar Blend and did not season the fish with salt, but that is the only difference and this meal was GREAT. My husband hoovered it up! - 9/9/12

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  • I added some sirracha to the sauce because we like a bit of zip. And next time I will reduce the amount of brown sugar, it was sweeter than I thought it needed to be. But really liked it and will make it again. - 9/13/14

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  • I still love my favorite Thai restaurant in town but now I can make an easy to make and flavorful fish dish to satisfy gourmet taste buds. This sauce recipe is amazing. I used the mahi and sautéed some shrimp in the sauce, serving over Success brown rice. Will add thin sliced bell peppers or broccol - 9/7/13

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  • Made and enjoyed tonight with extra sauce on the rice as suggested by others. Also used lite soy and only 2 TBL of brown sugar. - 2/16/13

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