Fillets of Plaice with Lemon Dressing

Preparation info

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Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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  • 4 fillets of plaice (4 oz. each approx.)
  • seasoning
  • 1 oz. but


Season the fish. Melt the fat in the grill pan and place the fish skin side uppermost in the pan. Cook for 1 min., then turn with flesh side up and grill steadily until golden brown and cooked, about 5–8 min., depending on thickness of fillets. Remove to a hot serving dish, keep hot. Add the lemon juice to the remaining fat in the pan, reheat and pour over the fish. Sprinkle liberally with chop