Step by step recipe:
- 5 min.
- 5 min.Clean 300 g fish fillet, then salt and pepper on both sides.
Preheat the oven to 390°F (200°C).
- 3 min.Put into a gratin dish: 50 g butter cut into small pieces, the bayleaf, thyme and half the onion. Salt and pepper lightly.
- 2 min.Lay the fish fillets in the dish, add the rest of the onion on top and pour in 100 ml dry white wine.
- 30 min.Cook for 30 minutes.
- 3 min.
- 1 min.
Making the sauceStrain the cooking juices into a small saucepan.
- 1 min.Add the juice of ½ lemon.
- 1 min.
- 5 min....and continue beating gently on low heat until the sauce thickens.
Important: do not allow the sauce to boil and stop cooking as soon as the sauce thickens.
Check the seasoning.
- Serve on hot plates, one fish fillet per person with the accompaniment of your choice (rice here) and the sauce poured over.
Remarks:For the fish, use whatever is in season (whiting in these photos).
Source:Based on a recipe by Ginette Mathiot.
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