Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

Quick and simple. This dish can be served with a salad, buttered potatoes and a crusty bread to soak up the juices.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Pre-heat the oven to gas mark 7/425F/220°C.
  2. To make the stuffing, mix parsley, lemon zest and juice, capers, grated garlic and finely sliced onion together in a bowl.
  3. Season with salt and freshly milled black pepper and give it a good mix.
  4. Open each trout and in the gut cavity, spread the stuffing then fold back to its original shape.
  5. Place the fish in a buttered baking dish.
  6. Put a knob of butter on each fish and bake on the top shelf of the oven for 15 minutes, basting once with the juice.
  7. To serve, place the fish on a serving plate and pour over the fish the remaining juices from the tray.