Wrapped Fish In Harissa Paste #FishFriday

The use of banana leaves is common, its absorbs less oil and the fish is juicy and does not turn hard. You will love this spicy harissa paste fish.  Less in oil and delicious.
4 White Fish Slices
Lemon juice to taste
1 Egg

3 - 4 Tablespoons Harissa Paste
2 - 3 Banana leaves
Salt to taste
Oil as required for frying

Clean, wash and cut fish. Sprinkle salt and half of the lemon juice and keep aside for half an hour.
In a deep dish add  egg, lemon juice  and Harissa Paste, mix well, add just a little salt.

Apply this marinade to fish fillets and keep for at least fifteen minutes. Cut banana leaves into four pieces each

Put one marinated fish piece on each of the banana leaves along with a little of the marinade and fold the banana leaves.
Fry the the fish with just a tablespoon or two of oil till the leaves get nice and brown on both side on medium low flame.
Serve hot.
Labels : Seafood/Fish, Fish Friday, Harissa Paste, Banana Leaf, Fried, Healthy, Main course
For Fish Friday this month our host is Sneha and the theme is 
Fry/Bake Fish Or Seafood In Leaves
Cod in Lettuce Leaves with Shallot, Lemon, and Dill Sauce From Karen's Kitchen Stories
Seafood Stuffed Cabbage Rolls From A Day in the Life on the Farm
Sole wrapped in Grape Leaves, Greek style From Sid's Sea Palm Cooking
Wrapped Fish In Harissa Paste From Sneha's Recipe

Steamed Fish, Tuvalu-Style From Culinary Adventures

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Sneha's Recipe
Sneha's Recipe

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  1. Thanks so much for hosting Sneha. It was a great theme and your dish looks amazing.

  2. This looks delicious, Sneha. Thanks for hosting this month!

  3. I love the flavor of harissa! What a fabulous recipe!