Hraimeh (Spicy Libyan Fish)

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 25 mins

From Clarissa Hyman. This one is a blinder. Add extra paprika for more heat.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix oil, water, lemon juice, tomato puree, garlic, salt and spices.
  2. Pour into a wide shallow pan and simmer for 10 minutes.
  3. Add the fish and turn it over on both sides so it absorbs the sauce. Cover and cook on a low heat for 15 minutes.
  4. Sprinkle with parsley or coriander and serve.
Most Helpful

This is pretty good! Quickly made and not too spicy. We enjoyed it with rice and steamed vegetables. Thanks for sharing!
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Mia in Germany October 22, 2012