Sea bass ceviche with avocado
- February 2018
- Serves 2
- Hands-on time 20 min
This sea bass ceviche recipe makes an elegant summery starter than will impress your guests but only takes 20 minutes to make.
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- 40.3g (8.1g saturated)
- 6.1g (6.1g sugars)
- 1 extra-large ripe avocado
- Juice 3 limes
- Handful fresh coriander, chopped
- Juice 1 lemon
- 2 fresh sustainable sea bass fillets
- 1 red chilli, finely sliced
- ½ cucumber, finely diced
- ½ punnet cress, snipped
- 2 tbsp pomegranate seeds
- Extra-virgin olive oil to drizzle
- Whizz the avocado in the small bowl of a food processor with the juice of 1 lime, half the coriander and a pinch of salt and pepper (or mash the avocado in a bowl, then stir in the other ingredients, finely chopping the coriander first).
- Put the remaining lime juice and the lemon juice in a non-reactive (glass or ceramic) bowl. Season the fish with salt, then slice as thinly as you can using a sharp knife and add to the citrus juice. Leave for 10-15 minutes until the flesh is opaque.
- Spread the avocado mixture evenly onto 2 serving plates, then top with slices of fish. Scatter with the sliced chilli, cucumber, cress and pomegranate seeds, then finish with a drizzle of extra-virgin olive oil and freshly ground black pepper. Serve immediately.
Buy the freshest fish you can (tell your fishmonger what you’re using it for) and eat on the same day.
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