Baked Stuffed Red Snapper

Baked Stuffed Red Snapper

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  • 3-6 lb
    red snapper, dressed
  • 6 slice
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped parsley
  • 1/8 tsp

  • 3/4 c
    salad oil
  • 3 Tbsp
    melted butter
  • 1/2
    lemon, juiced
  • 1/8 tsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped tomato
  • ·
    few drops hot sauce
  • 4 Tbsp
    celery, finely chopped
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 3 Tbsp
    worcestershire sauce
  • ·
    hot sauce of your choice

How to Make Baked Stuffed Red Snapper


  1. Saute minced celery in butter over low heat.
  2. Add chopped tomato, hot sauce, parsley, thyme, salt, sage and bread which was soaked in cold water, then squeezed dry.
  3. Blend all in skillet, then stuff into fish cavity.
  4. Skewer opening closed.
  5. Bake, uncovered, in preheated oven set at 350, basting often with sauce.
  6. Allow about 10 minutes baking time per pound of fish.
  7. A greased sheet of paper or white cloth left under the snapper will make it easier to transfer to serving platter.
  8. For the basting sauce: Blend butter, lemon juice, salt, worstershire sauce and hot sauce, adding oil a little at a time.
  9. Pour over fish before starting baking--baste often.

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About Baked Stuffed Red Snapper

Course/Dish: Fish
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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