10-Minute Baked Halibut With Garlic-Butter Sauce

READY IN: 35mins
SERVES: 6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
Advertisement

DIRECTIONS

  • In a small bowl, mix the olive oil and Old Bay together; brush the halibut fillets with the mixture.
  • Arrange fillets in a single layer in an ovenproof baking dish; cover and refrigerate for up to 24 hours.
  • Melt butter in a small saucean over low heat; add in garlic; stir/saute until the garlic is fragrant, about 5 minutes, being careful not to burn the garlic.
  • Remove pan from heat; add in lemon juice, lemon zest, and herbs; store in the refrigerator until you are ready to bake the fish.
  • Preheat oven to 400°; let fish come to room temperature for about 15 minutes.
  • Melt the garlic butter and pour it over the fish.
  • Bake the fish for 10 minutes, basting once with the sauce.
  • The fish is done when it is opaque all the way through when slashed in the thickest part or an instant-read thermometer reads 165°.
  • Serve fish with the garlic butter spooned over each portion.
Advertisement