Cajun Grilled Tilapia

1
Denny Keller

By
@DennyK

It's fast, affordable, and goes great with a cold beer or white wine!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Grill

Ingredients

  • 8 medium
    tilapia, filets
  • ·
    bbq pit or stove top
  • ·
    flat or raised edge grill
  • 1/2 c
    olive oil
  • ·
    Cajun seasoning
  • ·
    lemon pepper
  • 8 slice
    lemon slices
  • 8 medium
    jalapeno peppers
  • 1 bottle
    ranch dressing

How to Make Cajun Grilled Tilapia

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat flat grill to medium heat.
  2. Wash & pat dry tilapia.
  3. Sprinkle tilapia with olive oil. Lightly coat with Cajun seasoning and lemon pepper.
  4. Place the top side of the fish (rounded) down on the grill first. After 3 to 4 minutes flip the fish over and continue to cook 3 to 4 minutes longer. At this point, you can add the lemon slice on top of the fish.
  5. If you choose to have the jalapenos, put them on the grill ahead of time rotating often till done.
  6. The grilled jalapenos and ranch Dressing accompany the tilapia quite nicely.
  7. Enjoy!

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About Cajun Grilled Tilapia

Course/Dish: Fish
Main Ingredient: Fish
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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