Ovnskokt Kveite (Baked Fish)
"A friend's mother gave me this over 100-year-old recipe from South Norway last holiday season. It's really a treat."
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Ingredients1 h 30 m servings 519
Original recipe yields 6 servings
- Place the fish skin and bones into a saucepan with the water. Bring to a boil, and reduce by one quarter. Strain, and reserve 1 1/2 cups. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
- Cut halibut into bite size pieces, and coat with flour. Heat butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Fry the halibut pieces just until golden brown. Transfer fish to a baking dish; arrange fish in a single layer, and sprinkle with lemon juice, and salt and pepper.
- Pour fish stock into the pan in which the fish was fried; cook over medium heat for 5 minutes, stirring and scraping the bottom of the pan. Stir in cream and sherry, and continue cooking for 3 to 5 minutes. Whisk egg yolks until frothy in a small bowl. Slowly whisk in a small amount of the cream sauce, and then whisk the mixture into the sauce. Pour over fish in baking dish.
- Bake in preheated oven for 25 to 30 minutes. Serve in baking dish.
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Per Serving: 519 calories; 45.1 3.9 23.5 206 660 Full nutrition
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Absolutely delicious!!! I served this over brown rice with garlic texas toast and stir fried crisp baby green beans!!! I highly recommend this recipe. Follow exactly as written. You will not be ...