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Parmesan Orange Roughy Recipe

Parmesan Orange Roughy Recipe

"I've always enjoyed orange roughy," relates Laura Freeman of Ruffin, North Carolina. "So as soon as I came across this recipe several years ago, I had to try it. It's been a regular entree at our house ever since because it's moist, delicious and easy to make."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 cup dry bread crumbs
  • 1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 4 orange roughy fillets (4 ounces each)


  • 1. In a shallow bowl, beat egg and milk. In another shallow bowl, combine the bread crumbs and Parmesan cheese. Dip fillets in egg mixture, then coat with crumb mixture. Place in a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish. Bake, uncovered, at 425° for 15-20 minutes or until fish flakes easily with a fork. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (prepared with fat-free milk) equals 239 calories, 6 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 81 mg cholesterol, 451 mg sodium, 21 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 25 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 1 starch.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

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