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Fish Tacos ( mucho pics)

AshmanAshman Posts: 375
edited 2:15AM in EggHead Forum
After being inspired by Florida Grillin Girl, I decided to venture into uncharted waters. Let's face it, in the kitchen I am a hack, with the camera I'm all thumbs. But here goes-

In the beginning there was trigger fish

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ready to go all in

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ooooh that's hot

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that's better

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let the games begin

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good start

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stuff me, roll me, slap ....

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Still working on plating. How do you hold off the family while you are trying to take a picture?

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If you have not had trigger fish, give it a shot. Texture is firm, silky, and not fishy. This was my first attempt at something like this, and even my 7 year old ask to have it again. Es muy bien!!

Comments

  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,407
    Terrific job!! See, you can do it!! You done good if the kids want more :)
    Molly
    Colorado Springs
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  • HossHoss Posts: 14,600
    Triggerfish = Saltwater Crappie!!! YUMMM-MMMEE!!! B) Great lookin Tacos! :)
  • NoVA BillNoVA Bill Posts: 3,005
    Y'all are ganging up on me with these fish tacos. Looks great, nice pics. Gona half to try'em some year. :laugh:
  • AshmanAshman Posts: 375
    Come on in, the water is warm. ;)
  • AshmanAshman Posts: 375
    I marinated the fish in Italian dressing and white wine, then squeezed some lime on the finished fish. I have to say, this was some of the best fish I have cooked or had at a restaurant. Great fish, and not expensive.
  • Ashman...Nice looking cook! :) ;) And Trigger fish, may be my all time favorite fish! Pain in the patootie to clean, but well worth the effort!! We get some pretty big Triggers down here! :blink:

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    Again, awesome cook!! :laugh: Great job! :) ;)
  • AshmanAshman Posts: 375
    Sweeeeeeeet!! What time do we eat? That had to be one BENT ROD!!
  • Ashman,

    They look great. The starfruit is an intersting addition. I like the idea!

    Steve

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

  • Michelle,

    Can I be your gardener? :)

    Steve

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

  • DrZaiusDrZaius Posts: 1,481
    Very nice taco's! :) Very very nice. I agree! Trigger is pretty awesome eating!
    This is the greatest signature EVAR!
  • rsmdalersmdale Posts: 2,472
    Gordon I am glad someone is eating those pescy bait stealers.We fish kite baits and the triggers eat our giant squid like candy.Good looking meal


    GOOD EATS AND GOOD FRIENDS


    DALE
  • AshmanAshman Posts: 375
    They hold their moisture, and give a nice texture. Just don't think of using them often enough.
  • AshmanAshman Posts: 375
    They aren't the most sought out fish, but they are tasty. And their texture can't be beat.
  • HossHoss Posts: 14,600
    Saltwater Crappie,I tell ya!Nice Trig LC!!! :)
  • Nice Post!
    In Pennsylvania, the only triggerfish are at the pet superstores.
    Maybe I can grow my own?
    It's nice to see a different type of meal.
    Thanks for the inspiration!!
  • Hey Gordon, nice dinner. I think after these pics, there will be lots of fish tacos being made and devoured this weekend. I was going to make them again myself. Glad your kids liked them!

    Faith
    Happily egging on my original large BGE since 1996... now the owner of 6 eggs. Call me crazy, everyone else does!
     
    3 Large, 2 Smalls, 1 well-used Mini
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