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Tilapia with Ginger Butter

The fish was so simply done – the ginger butter was really the show stealer here. It made plain, ordinary fish into a delightful meal. I think it would be equally good on shrimp or chicken – and it makes cooking such a snap !

Tilapia with Ginger Butter
Tilapia with Ginger Butter

4 servings
202 calories per serving

1 ½ T chopped cilantro
1 ½ T butter, room temperature (you can use any butter substitute here that you wish)
1 t minced jalapeno pepper
½ t grated lime rind
¼ t grated ginger root
Salt to taste
4 6 oz. tilapia fillets

Mix cilantro, butter, pepper, lime, ginger and ¼ t salt. Chill until butter is firm.

Heat a skillet and spray with Pam. Salt and pepper both side of the fillets and sauté 3 minutes per side or until done. Plate and add butter pats to the top of each fillet.

Ginger Butter
Ginger Butter
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