Asian Fish Marinade
Just about any light fish tastes great with this Asian Fish Marinade. It’s perfect for tilapia, Dover sole or cod. This isn’t a fancy recipe, just a touch of citrus and soy, combined with Chinese 5 Blend Spices. The spices enhance and deepen the fish flavor, and the soy and citrus bring the flavors to a new level!
Simply combine the ingredients and pour over fish. Allow to marinate for 30 minutes, then cook the fish in a hot pan for about 2-3 minutes per side. This marinade goes great with mild fish, such as tilapia, Dover sole, or cod.
What Is Chinese Five Spice Blend?
Chinese Five Spice Blend is a sweet and spicy blend of: anise, fennel, cinnamon, cloves and black pepper.
Where Can I Find Chinese Five Spice Blend?
Most grocery stores carry Chinese Five Spice Blend; however, if you can’t find it, you can purchase the spices and make your own with this recipe!
Easy 4 ingredient marinade for fish
- 2 lbs fish (any mild flavored fish; tilapia, cod, sole)
- 1/2 cup fresh lime juice
- 2 tsp olive oil
- 1 tsp soy sauce
- 1 tsp Chinese 5 Blend spice
Pat fish dry with paper towel
Combine all marinade ingredients into small bowl
Place fish in large plastic bag
Pour marinade over fish; seal bag and refrigerate for 30 minutes
Heat grill or saute pan on medium high heat; cook fish for about 2-3 minutes each side
What Should I Serve with Asian Marinated Fish?
The floral jasmine or nutty basmati rices go really well with this Asian marinated fish.