Total Time
50mins
Prep 25 mins
Cook 25 mins

Grilled, baked and fried, sardines are eaten in all Mediterranean coastal ports. I have chosen to stuff these sardines to make a more robust dish. If you find that pomegranates are out of season, dried cranberries make an acceptable and appropriately tart substitute for the crimson pomegranate seeds.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat a frying pan over a medium heat, add oil, onion and garlic and cook for 10 minutes or until softened and lightly browned. Stir in the walnuts and cook for 2 minutes more. Add the remaining ingredients and season with salt and pepper to taste. Remove from the heat to a bowl to cool.
  2. For the sardines.
  3. Preheat oven to 200°C.Wash sardines inside and out and pat dry on paper towels. Fill sardines with the stuffing and place in a lightly oiled oven pan. Drizzle with a little oil. Bake for 10-15 minutes or until golden brown then remove to a platter and serve scattered with garnish ingredients. Serves 8.

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This is a great wheat-free recipe that is both light and satisfying.

BusyElf98005 November 26, 2007

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