Grilled Halibut Tacos With Roasted Tomato & Tequila Salsa

Recipe by Chef Kate
READY IN: 30mins
YIELD: 8 tacos




  • For the Halibut:
  • Heat a grill pan on high heat.
  • Season the fish with salt and pepper.
  • Rub the grill pan with vegetable oil.
  • Place the halibut in the hot pan and grill for 4 minutes before turning to grill the second side.
  • Baste the fish with the citrus juice.
  • Turn the fish and continue to grill until cooked through.
  • Remove the fish from the pan and allow to cool.
  • Flake the fish and side aside while preparing the salsa.
  • For the Salsa:
  • Heat a Pan on medium heat.
  • Place the tomato, pepper, garlic clove, and onion in the pan.
  • Dry roast the ingredients for 8-10 minutes or until lightly caramelized.
  • Combine dry roasted ingredients, chopped chipotle pepper, olive oil, cilantro, and lime juice in a quart container in blender and process until smooth.
  • Mix in the tequila and season with salt and black pepper.
  • To assemble:
  • Divide the flaked halibut onto the corn tortillas.
  • Spoon salsa onto the fish.
  • Top with cilantro and lime juice.