Happy Brain Halibut with Pesto Cream Sauce
    Servings
    4
    Servings
    4
    Ingredients
    • 1/4cup walnuts
    • 1teaspoon minced garlic
    • 1cup fresh basil leaves(or ⅓ dried)
    • 1/2cup spinach leaves
    • 1tablespoon olive oil
    • 1/4cup almond milkor 1/2 cup coconut milk
    • 1/4teaspoon salt and ground pepper combined(optional)
    • 1 lemon zest(reserve juice to serve with cooked fish)
    • 1teaspoon macadamia nut oil
    • 4 halibut fillets(4 ounces each)
    Instructions
    1. In a food processor or blender, prepare pesto cream by blending walnuts, garlic, basil and spinach for 30 seconds.
    2. Add olive oil and almond cream and blend.
    3. Add lemon zest and blend; set aside.
    4. Heat macadamia nut oil in large sauté pan over medium heat and sear halibut filets on one side until a golden crust forms and the fish is done on the bottom, 1 to 2 minutes. Gently turn the fish and cover to finish cooking through, about 2 minutes. The fish is ready when it starts to flake.
    5. While the fish is cooking, in separate small sauce pan, warm pesto cream on medium-low heat and reserve until fish is cooked.
    6. Plate the fish, squeeze lemon juice over, if desired, and drizzle the pesto on top (about 2 tablespoons per dish). Enjoy!
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    Ingredients
    • 1/4 cup walnuts
    • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
    • 1 cup fresh basil leaves (or ⅓ dried)
    • 1/2 cup spinach leaves
    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 1/4 cup almond milk or 1/2 cup coconut milk
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt and ground pepper combined (optional)
    • 1 lemon zest (reserve juice to serve with cooked fish)
    • 1 teaspoon macadamia nut oil
    • 4 halibut fillets (4 ounces each)
    Servings
    Ingredients
    • 1/4 cup walnuts
    • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
    • 1 cup fresh basil leaves (or ⅓ dried)
    • 1/2 cup spinach leaves
    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 1/4 cup almond milk or 1/2 cup coconut milk
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt and ground pepper combined (optional)
    • 1 lemon zest (reserve juice to serve with cooked fish)
    • 1 teaspoon macadamia nut oil
    • 4 halibut fillets (4 ounces each)
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    Instructions
    1. In a food processor or blender, prepare pesto cream by blending walnuts, garlic, basil and spinach for 30 seconds.
    2. Add olive oil and almond cream and blend.
    3. Add lemon zest and blend; set aside.
    4. Heat macadamia nut oil in large sauté pan over medium heat and sear halibut filets on one side until a golden crust forms and the fish is done on the bottom, 1 to 2 minutes. Gently turn the fish and cover to finish cooking through, about 2 minutes. The fish is ready when it starts to flake.
    5. While the fish is cooking, in separate small sauce pan, warm pesto cream on medium-low heat and reserve until fish is cooked.
    6. Plate the fish, squeeze lemon juice over, if desired, and drizzle the pesto on top (about 2 tablespoons per dish). Enjoy!
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