Baked Fish With Potatoes, Onions, Saffron and Paprika

Recipe by LifeIsGood
READY IN: 50mins




  • Sprinkle the fish fillets with salt and arrange in a flat-bottomed bowl or pie plate.
  • Pour on the lemon juice and let it sit.
  • In a shallow, ovenproof casserole, heat 3 tablespoons of the oil.
  • Add the potatoes in layers and sprinkle each layer with salt.
  • Turn the potatoes to coat with the oil and saute over medium heat for 2 minutes.
  • Stir in the onions, 1/8 teaspoon of the saffron, and 1/4 teaspoon of the paprika and saute for 2 minutes more.
  • Cover and cook over medium-low heat until the potatoes are almost tender, 15-20 minutes, lifting and turning the potato mixture occoasionally.
  • Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F.
  • Drain the fish and arrange over the potatoes.
  • Drizzle the remaining 2 tablespoons oil over the fish and sprinkle with salt and the remaining 1/8 teaspoon saffron and 1/4 teaspoon paprika.
  • Bake for about 15 minutes, until the fish is just cooked through.
  • Serve right from the casserole dish or transfer to dinner plates and arrange the potato mixture around and over the fish.
  • Sprinkle with parsley and serve.