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Recipe Name: Annatto Marinade For Fish Submitted by: Administrator
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Ethnicity: None Last Modified: 2/22/2014
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Preparation Time:
Number of Servings: 1

6 Tablespoon(s) Annato seeds, soaked in
water overnight
1 Tablespoon(s) Whole black peppercorns
6 Whole allspice berries
1 Teaspoon(s) Cumin seeds, toasted
10 Garlic cloves, peeled
1 Tablespoon(s) Mexican Oregano
1/2 Teaspoon(s) Ground cinnamon
1/4 Teaspoon(s) Ground cloves
2 Bay leaves
1 Cup(s) Orange juice
1/2 Cup(s) White wine vinegar
1 Cup(s) Vegetable oil
6 Whole red snapper or
grouper cleaned scaled
split lengthwise
Thinly sliced lime, garnish
Thinly sliced red onion
Grind annatto seeds, peppercorns, allspice berries and cumin with
mortar and pestle. Transfer to large bowl. Mix in oregano, cinnamon,
cloves and bay leaves. Add orange juice, vinegar and vegetable oil and
whisk until well blended. Open fish (as for book) and arrange in large
glass baking dish. Pour marinade over. Cover and refrigerate 2 to 4
hours. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Remove fish from marinade;
reserve marinade. Season fish with salt and pepper. Bake fish until
cooked through, basting occasionally with marinade, about 45 minutes.
Transfer fish to plates. Garnish with lime and red onion. Yield: 6
servings Recipe by: Two Hot Tamales Posted to recipelu-digest Volume
01 Number 287 by "Diane Geary" <> on Nov 22, 1997

Nutrition (calculated from recipe ingredients)
Calories: 2647
Calories From Fat: 2263
Total Fat: 255.8g
Cholesterol: 58.8mg
Sodium: 1327.9mg
Potassium: 1260mg
Carbohydrates: 80.6g
Fiber: 4.9g
Sugar: 21.8g
Protein: 22.4g

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