This super delicious fragrant fish stew recipe from Lee’s new book “Eat Right For Your Shape” is in our March issue.
Please find the Thermie Version here:
Fragrant fish stew
750 g (1 lb 10 oz) white fish fillets, roughly chopped
1 teaspoon ground turmeric
1 teaspoon ground cumin
Celtic sea salt, to taste
grated zest and juice of 1 lime
50 g (1¾ oz/¼ cup) ghee
1 onion, halved
4 green chillies, seeded
4 garlic cloves
2.5 cm (1 inch) piece of ginger, peeled and finely grated
¼ teaspoon ground cardamom
10 curry leaves
1 teaspoon asafoetida
250 ml (9 fl oz/1 cup) rice milk
250 ml (9 fl oz/1 cup) fish or chicken stock (preferably homemade)
freshly cracked black pepper, to serve
brown or white rice, to serve (see below)
Place the fish on top of a baking paper and sprinkle over the turmeric, cumin and a little salt. Add the lime zest and pour over the lime juice.
Wrap it like a lolly/parcel (leave the top open) and place it in the Varoma dish, cover with the lid – refrigerate until the sauce is finished.
Place chilli, garlic, ginger and onion in TM bowl and chop 4 sec / speed 5 – scrape sides down.
Add ghee and cook 6 minutes 100C / speed soft.
Add the cardamom, curry leaves and asafoetida, then add the milk and stock. Cook 11 min / 90C / speed soft.
Place in Thermo Server.
Add water to Thermomix bowl (1.4 l with TM5 and 1 l with TM 31) and cook rice (or quinoa) as usual (brown rice takes about 5-8 minutes longer), with Varoma tray and fish in place.
Before serving add fish to the sauce in Thermo Server.
Season with salt and pepper, and serve with the rice (quinoa)
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