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Herb Crusted Halibut with Saffron Rice

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Herb Crusted Halibut with Saffron RiceHERB CRUSTED HALIBUT WITH SAFFRON RICE

INGREDIENTS FOR THE RICE

  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 carrots, diced
  • 2 stalks celery, diced
  • 3 cloves of garlic, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 6 pieces asparagus, chopped large
  • 2 cups chicken stock
  • 1 teaspoon thyme
  • pinch saffron
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 cups Minute Rice
  • 6 grape tomatoes, sliced in half

Halibut RiceINGREDIENTS FOR THE FISH

  • 2 pieces of Halibut
  • 1 teaspoon thyme, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon of basil, chopped
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

DIRECTIONS

  1. In a medium pot, saute the onion, carrot, celery, and garlic in olive oil until soft.  Add the asparagus, chicken stock, thyme, saffron, salt, pepper, and chicken stock.  Bring to a boil, add the Minute Rice, cover, and remove from the flame.  Let stand for 5 minutes.
  2. Season the Halibut with salt, pepper, and thyme.  Saute over a medium high flame with olive oil.
  3. Scoop the rice onto a plate and garnish with the sliced tomatoes.  Top with the Halibut and enjoy.

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5 Comments Leave a Comment »

  1. ellen beck

    You know I have used Minute Rice for years and I dont think I have ever tried making it into saffron rice. I just hadnt thought of it. This looks good I love halibut fish and love rice so it would be interesting to try.

  2. Julie Wood

    Halibut and shrimp are the only fish that I like, and your Halibut dish looks so delicious and healthy! I want to make this for a Sunday night dinner!

  3. Rosie

    This is a delicious recipe to start the new year, and I just happen to have a little saffron and looking for a good recipe to use it with – and bingo this is it!!! It sounds perfect!

  4. June S.

    (Herb Crusted Halibut with Saffron Rice) This recipe for halibut sounds so good to me, I eat a lot of seafood all the time now. It is so much healthy for you I think-

  5. BillJude56

    My wife and I are trying to eat more fish this year and actively search for good recipes. This looks delicious. Thanks.

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