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Halibut and Spinach Curry
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Halibut and Spinach Curry

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By The Canadian Living Test Ktichen

Source: Canadian Living Magazine: November 2007

Recipe4 out of 5 based on 15 ratings.
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  • 1-1/2 lb 1-1/2lbhalibut, or other firm fleshed white fish
  • 2 tbsp 2tbspvegetable oil
  • 1 1small oniononions, diced
  • 2 2minced cloves of garlic
  • 2 tbsp 2tbspmild curry paste
  • 1 tbsp 1tbspminced gingerroot
  • 1/2 1/2jalapeno pepper, (optional),minced
  • 1 tsp 1tspground coriander
  • 1/2 tsp 1/2tspsalt
  • 1/4 tsp 1/4tspground turmeric
  • 4 cups 4cupsbaby spinach leafbaby spinach leaves, (about one 170 g bag)
  • 3/4 cup 3/4cupcrushed tomatoes
  • 1 tbsp 1tbsplemon juice
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Remove skin (if any) from halibut; cut fish into 1-1/2-inch (4 cm) cubes. Set aside.

In large skillet, heat oil over medium heat; cook onion, garlic, curry paste, ginger, jalape?if using), coriander, salt and turmeric, stirring occasionally, until onion is softened, about 6 minutes.

Add spinach; cook, stirring, until wilted, about 2 minutes.

Stir in tomatoes and 1 cup (250 mL) water; bring to boil. Add fish; reduce heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, until fish flakes easily when tested, about 8 minutes. Stir in lemon juice.

Nutritional Information Per serving: about

cal 310 pro 35g total fat 15g sat. fat 1g
carb 9g fibre 3g chol 50mg sodium 625mg

% RDI:

calcium 14 iron 26 vit A 52 vit C 15
folate 38
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