Black Cod With Lime and Coconut

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Lula1026

A Caribbean dish found in Bon Appetit. Perfect for summer!

Top Review by andreafortunoff

I used green onions instead of leeks, sesame oil instead of olive oil; chopped in a serrano pepper with a small knob of ginger and added a tablespoon of fish sauce and a teaspoon of sugar to the sauce. I also chopped a little mint with the cilantro. The fish was cooked perfectly and tasted great!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F Sprinkle fish with salt and pepper; place in 11x7x2" glass baking dish. Drizzle with 1 1/2 teaspoons lime juice.
  2. Heat oil in large skillet over medium heat. Add leek over medium heat. Add leek and garlic; saute 7 minutes. Add coconut milk and remaining lime juic; boil until thick, about 4 minutes. Stir in lime peel.
  3. Spoon sauce over fish. Bake about 20 minutes, until fish is just opaque in center. Transfer to platter. Whisk juices in baking dish. Spoon around fish, top with cilantro.

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