Boyd Recipes

Online Recipe File for Joshua & Deb Boyd



Microwave Steamed Cod w/ Ginger

– 4 scallions, white and green parts separated and sliced.
– 2 tbsp ginger, pealed and grated with micro-plane grater
– 2 tbsp rice vinegar
– 2 tbsp vegetable oil
– 1/4 tsp red-pepper flakes
– 1 tsp sugar
– 4 skinless cod fillets (about 6oz each)

In a shallow 2 qt microwave safe dish with a lid, stir together scallion whites, ginger, vinegar, oil, red-pepper flakes, and sugar. Season with salt. Marinate cod in dish 20 minutes, turning once.

Cover and microwave on power level 8, 4 minutes. Let stand, covered, until fish is opaque throughout, 5 minutes. Top with scallion greens. Serve with rice.

Spice Rubbed Fish with Lemony Rice

and Everyday Food, Jan/Feb 2011

Serves 4

1 tablespoon unsalted butter
1 small onion minced
1 garlic clove minced
1 cup basmati (or white) rice
1 tablespoon lemon juice
Zest from 1 lemon
2 cups chicken broth
1 pounds of a firm white fish (cod) cut into 4 pieces
2 teaspoons of spice rub

In a medium skillet (yes, skillet, fish will later be added) heat butter over medium heat, add in onion and garlic cook and stir until softened. Stir in rice and cook for another minute, then add in lemon juice, lemon zest, and water, bring to a boil then cover and simmer for about 13 minutes.

While rice is cooking prepare spice rub for fish
2 tsp coriander
1/2 tsp ginger
1/2 tsp paprika
1/4 tsp ground cumin
dash ground pepper

rub onto one side of fish, set aside until ready to cook

After 13 minutes lay fish close together on top of rice put the lid back on and cook for another 7 minutes until rice is tender and fish is opaque.

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