Sicilian Seviche

By Heather Cohen, 2007 Wise Choices Recipe Contest
Combine the freshest of fish with sweet, tangy raisin sauce for this Mediterranean treat.

Details

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 pound fresh halibut fillets or other fresh white fish
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1 clove garlic, finely minced
  • 1 1/2 cups California raisins
  • 1/4 cup fresh tomato, diced
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
  • 2 teaspoons capers, rinsed and drained
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons fresh basil leaves, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • Lemon wedges; for garnish
  • Fresh basil leaves; for garnish

PROCEDURE

Posted August 11, 2011 by Melinda
By Heather Cohen, 2007 Wise Choices Recipe Contest Combine the freshest of fish with sweet, tangy raisin sauce for this Mediterranean treat.

  • Ready Time :
    0 min

Servings

12

Ingredients

  • 1 pound fresh halibut fillets or other fresh white fish
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1 clove garlic, finely minced
  • 1 1/2 cups California raisins
  • 1/4 cup fresh tomato, diced
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
  • 2 teaspoons capers, rinsed and drained
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons fresh basil leaves, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • Lemon wedges; for garnish
  • Fresh basil leaves; for garnish

Directions

Cut fish into 3/4-inch dice. Place in glass dish and add lemon juice and garlic; toss lightly to coat. Cover and place in refrigerator for 3 to 5 hours or overnight.

Drain fish; add raisins, tomato, almonds, capers, olive oil, basil, salt and pepper; mix well. Turn into serving bowl. Garnish with lemon and basil leaves. Serve with toothpicks or spoon for transfer to small cocktail plates.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving

Calories 140 (27% from fat); Total Fat 4g (sat 0g, mono 3g, poly 1g, trans 0g ); Cholesterol 10mg; Protein 9g; Carbohydrate 17g; (Dietary Fiber 1g; Sugars 15g; ); Iron 1mg; Sodium 135mg; Calcium 35mg; Potassium 352mg

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Special Diet

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