Skate with Olive Oil and Orange

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Modern Classics

Modern Classics

By Frances Bissell

Published 2000

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  • 1 kg (generous 2 lb) skate wings, in 4 pieces
  • 4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive


Wipe the fish with kitchen paper. Brush with olive oil, grate on a little zest and brush with orange juice. Mix the seasoning and flour and coat the fish in it lightly. Fry the fish in olive oil, then arrange on heated dinner plates. Garnish with herbs, vegetables or salad leaves, and serve with boiled, steamed or mashed potatoes.

Heat the remaining fresh olive oil, mix with orange juic