How to make Orange Chilli Pasta with Pepper Fish -

Pepper flavour fish fillet served with pasta mixed in an orange flavoured sauce

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Penne pasta, Orange juice (ऑरेन्ज जूस / संतरे का रस)

Cuisine : Italian, Fusion

Course : Main Course Seafood

You can also find more Main Course Seafood recipes like Fish in Hot Black Bean Sauce Fish in Foil Rawas Ambat Tikhat Asian Prawn Curry

Orange Chilli Pasta with Pepper Fish

Orange Chilli Pasta with Pepper Fish Recipe Card


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Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve :

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Orange Chilli Pasta with Pepper Fish Recipe

  • Penne pasta boiled 1 1/2 cups

  • Orange juice 3/4 cup

  • Tata Sampann Chilli Powder 3/4 teaspoon

  • Black peppercorns crushed 1 tablespoon

  • Rawas fish fillet 200 grams

  • Olive oil 1 tablespoon

  • Lemon juice 1/2 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Extra virgin olive oil 2 teaspoons

  • Garlic cloves finely chopped 8-10

  • Fresh cream 3 tablespoons


Step 1

Heat olive oil in a non-stick pan.

Step 2

Place fish fillet on a plate, squeeze lemon juice over it. Add salt, extra virgin olive oil and crushed peppercorns, rub in well and set aside.

Step 3

Preheat air fryer to 180º C.

Step 4

Place the fish fillets in the basket and reserve the marinade. Air fry for 5-6 minutes.

Step 5

Meanwhile add garlic to the pan and sauté well. Add orange juice, stir and cook till the mixture thickens.

Step 6

Add Tata Sampann Chilli Powder and mix well. Add pasta and toss well.

Step 7

Brush the fish with reserved marinade and continue to air fry or another 5-6 minutes or till fully done.

Step 8

Add cream to the pasta and mix well. Add basil leaves and mix well.

Step 9

Transfer the pasta in serving plate, place cooked fish on top and serve immediately.

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