Herb-Crusted Blue Eye with Confit Tomatoes – Zucchini, Lemon, Chilli and Basil Compote

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Appears in
Pier: A Unique Australian Seafood Experience

By Greg Doyle, Grant King and Katrina Kanetani

Published 2008

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Confit Tomatoes

  • 12 vine-ripened cherry tomatoes, blanched and peeled
  • 12 orange teardrop tomatoes, blanched and peeled
  • 4 tablespoons<


To make the confit tomatoes, place the tomatoes on a lightly oiled tray under heat lamps or in a low oven for 1-2 hours. Heat together the olive oil, balsamic and red wine vinegar in a small saucepan, remove from the heat and add the tomatoes.

Remove the zucchinis from the flowers, dice the zucchinis finely and reserve for the compote. Gently pull the zucchini flowers o