Baked Fish with Creole Sauce
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Now for the featured Recipe of the Month for December. After eating way too much on Thanksgiving, we have a light and easy recipe for you to try- Baked Fish with Creole Sauce. Packed with flavor, it is low in calories and saturated fat but has 43 grams of protein, which is 93.5% of the daily recommended amount for women and 76.8% of the amount recommended for men. With 40% of the daily recommend amount of vitamin C, you get an immune boost as well. Even better, this recipe is ONE-for-ONE Certified. (Learn more about ONE-for-ONE Certified and how to keep your sodium intake to the recommended 2300 mg of sodium per day on).
Baked Fish w/ Creole Sauce
Non-stick cooking spray 4 white fish fillets, frozen ½ onion, diced ½ green pepper, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 (8 oz) can tomato sauce 1 tsp chili powder ¼ tsp salt 1/8 tsp pepper Aluminum foil *Preparation time is 45 minutes including 30 minutes baking time. Makes 4 servings.
- Defrost fish fillets in refrigerator overnight.
- Preheat oven to 375° F. Spray baking dish with cooking spray.
- Arrange fillets in baking dish; top fish with onions and green peppers.
- In a bowl, mix tomato sauce, chili powder, salt, and pepper.
- Pour sauce mixture over fish and vegetables.
- Cover dish with aluminum foil and bake 30 minutes or until fish flakes at touch.
- Refrigerate left overs within 2-3 hours.