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Tessiedawg: can you give me your recipe....

For haddock poached in milk? I love haddock and I've never heard of poaching it in milk before. Thanks!

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PandaGwen

Asked by PandaGwen at 6:35 PM on Mar. 9, 2013 in Food & Drink

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  • Sure Gwen! It's really easy:

    I take a fry pan that has a lid and put about a 1/2 inch of milk in it.
    I add some spices, usually a couple of bay leaves, 5 peppercorns, and a little sprinkle of thyme.
    I let that heat up ,stirring often on med/high until it almost boils.
    Then I add my haddock, salted and peppered on both sides. (any firm fish fillet will do)
    I cover the pan and turn it to low.
    Haddock is usually a thin fillet, so they are flaky in about 4 or 5 min. I spoon a little milk from the pan over them at the very end to be sure the top is moist. Take out the fish and set it aside.

    Then I pour the contents of the pan through a sieve into a little pot and add a few Tbs. of butter (and sometimes fresh parsley) and reduce for a couple of minutes.

    Hope it works well for you!

    tessiedawg

    Answer by tessiedawg at 6:52 PM on Mar. 9, 2013

  • That sounds interesting good. Hanks? Do you use whole milk?
    PandaGwen

    Comment by PandaGwen (original poster) at 6:54 PM on Mar. 9, 2013

  • Thanks! Not Hanks. Dang autocorrect! Lol
    PandaGwen

    Comment by PandaGwen (original poster) at 6:55 PM on Mar. 9, 2013

  • Lol! I hate auto CHANGE!

    I use 2% milk. I should add I think it's really good on the mashed potatoes with peas. That seems to be the perfect combo.

    Cheers!
    tessiedawg

    Answer by tessiedawg at 6:57 PM on Mar. 9, 2013

  • sounds tasty!
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 8:39 AM on Mar. 10, 2013

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