Sautéed Flounder with Fresh Herbs
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This fish recipe is very delicate and mild - a great basic to add to your recipe collection. Enjoy it as is or dressed up with a light hollandaise or homemade tartar sauce.
all-purpose flour2 Tbsp
table salt½ tsp
black pepper¼ tsp, or more to taste
uncooked flounder fillet(s)1 pound(s), or other flat fish like sole or fluke, washed, dried
cooking spray3 spray(s)
regular butter½ Tbsp
olive oil½ Tbsp
white wine¼ cup(s), dry variety
chives¼ cup(s), parsley or tarragon, fresh chopped, or a combination of all three
- Place flour in a shallow bowl. Rub salt and pepper into both sides of fish; dredge in flour to coat both sides.
- Coat a large skillet with cooking spray and set over medium-low heat; melt butter in oil. Add wine and increase heat to medium-high; allow wine to reduce by half.
- Add fish; cook for 2 to 3 minutes on one side. Flip fish; cook until no longer translucent in the middle, careful not to overcook it, about 2 to 3 minutes more depending on thickness of fish. Remove fish to a serving plate; sprinkle with herbs.
- Serving size: 3 1/2 oz