Sea Bass en Papillote


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Appears in

A Long and Messy Business

A Long and Messy Business

By Rowley Leigh

Published 2018

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It’s refreshing to serve a recipe for sea bass without fennel, if only by way of a change.


  • 1 good sea bass, weighing at least 1 kg (2 lb 4 oz)


Preheat the oven to 200°C (400°F, Gas Mark 6).

Ensure that the bass is completely scaled and also cleaned inside, then rinse through with cold water. Smash the garlic with the back of a knife and place it with some of the thyme, the anchovy and a couple of strips of orange and