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Lime Tilapia with Crisp-Tender Peppers Recipe
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Lime Tilapia with Crisp-Tender Peppers Recipe

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Super adaptable tilapia takes on citrus notes with ease. Switch out peppers for mushrooms and you've got a whole new entree. —Janee Gragston, Cincinnati, Ohio
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES:4 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 tilapia fillets (6 ounces each)
  • 2 teaspoons lime juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lime peel
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 each medium sweet red, yellow and orange pepper, cut into thin strips
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh basil

Directions

  1. Place fillets on a 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish. Drizzle with lime juice; sprinkle with lime peel, salt and pepper. Bake at 350° for 10-12 minutes or until fish flakes easily with a fork.
  2. Meanwhile, in a large skillet, cook and stir peppers in oil over medium heat until crisp-tender; stir in basil. Serve with tilapia. Yield: 4 servings.
Originally published as Lime Tilapia with Crisp-Tender Peppers in Taste of Home August/September 2012, p48

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.

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Reviewed Oct. 3, 2012

Flavor of the fish and flavor of the peppers didn't compliment each other. Result was a bit of a bland dish. I prefer my fish a bit more flavorful.

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