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Try our recipe for baked halibut with fennel, lemon and walnut pangrattato, then try our halibut parcels with coconut cream, chilli and lime, pan-fried halibut with summer veg broth and Portuguese halibut com piri-piri. Now try more halibut recipes.


Baked halibut with fennel, lemon and walnut pangrattato: chef's tips

  • This recipe works well with any firm white fish – try cod, haddock or pollock instead, if you prefer
  • Swap the walnuts for other nuts, such as pine nuts, brazil nuts or almonds

How to store baked halibut with fennel, lemon and walnut pangrattato

  • Best eaten straightaway with a cold glass of white wine

Baked halibut with fennel, lemon and walnut pangrattato recipe

Ingredients

  • drizzle of olive oil, plus extra for frying
  • 1 fennel bulb, finely shaved on a mandoline
  • 2 halibut fillets
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 1 lemon, zested and cut into wedges
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 20g walnuts, finely chopped
  • 25g dried breadcrumbs
  • handful of parsley, finely chopped
  • green salad, to serve

Method

  • STEP 1

    Heat the oven to 200C/180C fan/gas 6. Toss the fennel in a bowl with a drizzle of oil, some seasoning and a squeeze of lemon juice. Transfer to a baking tray and spread out evenly.

  • STEP 2

    Put the halibut on top, dot the butter over the top and season well. Cook for 15 mins until the fish is flaky when pressed.

  • STEP 3

    Meanwhile, heat another drizzle of oil in a small frying pan and fry the garlic for 30 seconds until fragrant, then add the nuts and breadcrumbs. Stir for 2-3 mins or until golden, toasted and smelling nutty, then transfer to a bowl. Stir in the lemon zest and parsley, and season.

  • STEP 4

    Sprinkle the crumbs over the fish, squeeze over the lemon and serve with a green salad.

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