Pan Seared Tilapia with Spicy Pineapple Salsa

Monika Rosales

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@THEDEVOTEDCOOK

I came up with this recipe, because my family loves tilapia and the fish can be quite bland, so I had all the right ingredients to make it more flavorful.


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Comments:

Serves:

4-6

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Pan Fry

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Notes from the Test Kitchen:
The Crew and I really liked the flavor and ease of preparing this fish.  The varied ingredients meld extremely well... thanks, in good part, to Monika's wonderful Spicy Pineapple Salsa.

Ingredients

2 lb
tilapia
2 clove
garlic, crushed
1 Tbsp
paprika
1 tsp
cayenne pepper
1/2 c
olive oil
salt/pepper to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cut each tilapia piece in half.
2
In a large bowl put all the ingredients, combine well, place fish pieces and coat well, marinade in fridge 30 mins.
3
In a hot non-stick pan, cook 3 mins each side, don't overcrowd pan, maintain hot... top with my Spicy Pineapple Salsa (recipe posted)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fish
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy