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  • 10 Ratings

Seasoning fish with butter and lemon is one of the simplest and best-tasting preparations for fish. Scrod are young cod. If not available, cod will work just as well.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Recipe Summary

prep:
10 mins
broil:
10 mins
total:
20 mins
Servings:
6
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Thaw fish fillets, if frozen. Place in a single layer on greased rack of an unheated broiler pan. Tuck under any thin edges to make even thickness.

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  • Combine butter and lemon juice; brush over fillets. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.

  • Broil fish 4 inches from the heat for 10 to 12 minutes or just until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork, brushing occasionally with lemon-butter mixture. Garnish with parsley and lemon wedges. If desired, serve with hot boiled potatoes. Makes 6 servings.

Nutrition Facts

124 calories; fat 5g; cholesterol 57mg; saturated fat 2g; protein 19g; sodium 150mg.
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