How to make Cajun Fish -

Basa fish fillets cooked in Cajun spice – simple delicious.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Basa fish fillets, Red chilli flakes (रेड चिल्ली फ्लेक्स)

Cuisine : Canadian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Cajun Fish

Cajun Fish Recipe Card


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Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Cajun Fish Recipe

  • Basa fish fillets 2

  • Red chilli flakes 1 1/2 teaspoons

  • Stock cubes 1 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Mixed dried herbs 1 teaspoon

  • Garlic Powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Refined flour (maida) 2 tablespoons

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon


Step 1

To make Cajun spice, grind together chilli flakes, stock cubes, chilli powder, dried herbs, garlic powder and salt to a fine powder. Add refined flour and grind again. Transfer onto a plate.

Step 2

Trim fish fillets from both ends. Add lemon juice and rub well.

Step 3

Heat oil in a non-stick pan.

Step 4

Coat fish fillets with Cajun spice, place in hot oil and cook till evenly golden from both sides.

Step 5

Serve hot garnished with a parsley sprig and lemon slices.

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