Pesce in Acqua Pazza
Prep Time:
15 minutes
Cook Time:
20 minutes
Serving Size:

Ingredients

4 6-8 oz fish fillets, such as tilapia or cod

1 tbsp fresh chopped garlic

¾ cup diced onion

½ cup diced celery

½ cup diced carrot

¼ cup extra virgin olive oil

6 each plum tomatoes, cut into 1” pieces

12 basil leaves, coarse chopped

1 tbsp chopped fresh oregano (1 tsp dry)

1 tbsp chopped flat leaf parsley

1 ½ cup vegetable or chicken broth

½ cup white wine

salt and pepper

Ingredients

8 6-8 oz fish fillets such as tilapia or cod

2 tbsp fresh chopped garlic

1 1/2 cup diced onion

1 cup diced celery

1 cup diced carrot

1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil

12 each plum tomatoes, cut into 1” pieces

24 basil leaves, coarse chopped

2 tbsp chopped fresh oregano (2 tsp dry)

2 tbsp chopped flat leaf parsley

3 cup vegetable or chicken broth

salt and pepper

1 cup white wine

Ingredients

12 6-8 oz fish fillets such as tilapia or cod

3 tbsp fresh chopped garlic

2 1/4 cups diced onion

1 1/2 cups diced celery

1 1/2 cup diced carrot

3/4 cup extra virgin olive oil

18 each plum tomatoes, cut into 1” pieces

36 basil leaves, coarse chopped

3 tbsp chopped fresh oregano (3 tsp dry)

3 tbsp chopped flat leaf parsley

4 1/2 cups vegetable or chicken broth

salt and pepper

1 1/2 cup white wine

Procedures

  1. PLACE garlic, onions, celery and carrots in food processor. Pulse until coarsely chopped.
  2. HEAT oil in a large skillet. Add chopped vegetables and sauté until they begin to soften. Add tomatoes. Cook until the tomatoes are fully cooked. Add wine and cook 1 minute more. Add chopped herbs and broth, then bring to a simmer.
  3. SEASON both sides of fish fillets with salt and pepper and add to simmering sauce. Sauce should barely cover fish. Cook until fish starts to flake and is cooked throughout.
  4. TRANSFER fish to a shallow bowl and pour sauce over and around fish. Top with a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil and chopped parsley.