Fish Tacos with Red Capsicum Salsa

Fish Taco 001aTacos are a great family meal and a quick and fun meal for casual
entertaining – I like to set everything out and allow diners to
assemble their own. If serving, when entertaining I often serve a
selection of salsas.

Fish Tacos with Red Capsicum Salsa

Serves 4

500g firm white fish fillets, cut into large pieces
1 tsp ground cumin
sea salt
olive oil
1 tbsp fresh lemon juice
1 tbsp chopped fresh coriander
½ cup natural yogurt or sour cream
8 flour or corn tortillas, or crisp taco shells, warmed
1 soft leaf lettuce, separated in leaves
RED CAPSICUM SALSA
1 small red onion, chopped
1 clove garlic, chopped
1 jalapeno pepper, seeded (optional), chopped
2 medium red capsicums, seeded, chopped
2 tbsp chopped fresh coriander
2 tbsp fresh lemon juice
1 tbsp olive oil
sea salt and freshly ground black pepper

1              For salsa, place onion, garlic and chilli in a food processor and process to mince. Remove to a bowl. Add red capsicums and process to roughly chop. Add to bowl with onion mixture. Stir in
coriander, lemon juice and oil. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

2              Toss fish with ground cumin and a good grind of salt. Heat a frying pan over a medium-high heat, add a little oil and swirl to coat base of pan. Add fish and cook, tossing occasionally, for 4-5 minutes or until flesh flakes when tested with a fork. Add lemon juice and
coriander and toss to combine.

3              To serve, place fish, salsa and yogurt or sour cream in
separate bowls and arrange on a large serving platter with lettuce leaves and warmed tortillas and allow diners to assemble their own tacos.

Happy cooking and eating.

Recipe by Rachel Blackmore

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8 thoughts on “Fish Tacos with Red Capsicum Salsa”

  1. I love seeing new ideas for tacos! I really like fish tacos, I find it really refreshing and the capsicum salsa is something different too which I love! Plus I just bought a whole tray of capsicum (don’t ask…who does that??) so I need to use it up, that’s why I searched “capsicum” on your blog!!
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