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10 Mar

Fish en Papillote (in Parchment) with Citrus, Ginger, & Shiitake

nomnompaleo:

Fish en Papillote (in Parchment) with Citrus, Ginger, & Shiitake by Michelle Tam http://nomnompaleo.com

By the time I get home from a long nightshift, I’m hungry for “dinner”—even if it’s 8 in the morning. While it’s mighty tempting to just mash up some canned tuna with avocado, the food snob in me sometimes demands a fancier meal. One that doesn’t come out of a can. 

In an ideal world, someone else would cook for me (and clean-up, too), but with the kids at school and Henry at work, I’m left to my own devices. Luckily, what I’ve devised for this type of occasion is a frou-frou fancy-pants dish that’s a breeze to assemble: Fish en Papillotte with Citrus, Ginger, and Shiitake.

image The name may sound complicated, but it really doesn’t get much simpler than this: fish and vegetables are steamed in a tightly sealed paper packet with aromatics and a bright, tangy sauce. (Not sure what kind of fish to buy at the market? Check the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch.) 

Fish en Papillote (in Parchment) with Citrus, Ginger, & Shiitake by Michelle Tam http://nomnompaleo.com

After all, even if you’re cooking for just one, you deserve to eat something special. It’s important to practice self-love, right? In fact, as you’re preparing this dish for your seafood-loving self, I insist that you belt out The Greatest Love of All by Whitney Houston and/or chant this daily affirmation:

Here’s what you’ll need to feed one lucky person:

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I must make this!

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