Halibut Baked in Macadamia Nuts with Coconut Curry & Mango Chutney


Serves 6

Ingredients for Halibut in Macademia Nuts

1 lb. fresh halibut, cut into 4 oz. fillets
1 lb. ground roasted no salt macadamia nuts
2 eggs, lightly beaten with 2 tbs. water
⅓ tsp cayenne
4 tbs clarified butter
flour for breading
3 cups coconut milk
4 tbs red curry paste
1 cup mango chutney

Method for Halibut in Macademia Nuts

• Preheat oven to 375º.
• Dredge the halibut fillets in flour, shaking off the excess.
• Add cayenne to the beaten eggs, and dip fillets in egg mixture. Roll in ground macadamia nuts, and place on a greased cookie sheet or on a sheet covered with parchment.
• Pour 1 tablespoons of clarified butter over each fillet and bake 10-15 minutes, or until fish are just done.
• While fish is cooking prepare curry sauce. Heat 2 tablespoons of peanut oil in a heavy sauce pan. Add 3 tablespoons of curry paste and cook 1 minute. Add coconut milk and bring to boil.
• Allow to reduce by half. Keep warm.
• To serve divide the sauce onto heated plates
• Place fish on top and garnish each piece with a spoonful of mango chutney.

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