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Herbed Orange Roughy

The simple seasonings in this recipe enhance the pleasant, mild flavor of orange roughy. It's a quick and easy way to prepare fish.—Sue Kroening, Mattoon, Illinois
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
  • Makes
    4 servings


  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 4 orange roughy, red snapper, catfish or trout fillets (6 ounces each)


  • In a small shallow bowl, combine the first seven ingredients; dip fillets on both sides in lemon mixture.
  • Lightly oil the grill rack. Grill, covered, over medium-hot heat or broil 4 in,. from the heat for 5-10 minutes or until fish flakes easily with a fork.
Nutrition Facts
1 each: 87 calories, 5g fat (2g saturated fat), 33mg cholesterol, 192mg sodium, 1g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 9g protein.

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  • hatak
    Nov 13, 2019

    Very good, but added a sprinkle of Parmesan and some black pepper, next time I'll probably add cayenne.

  • Saundra
    Feb 18, 2018

    I gave this recipe 5 stars because it is quick and easy and the flavor is wonderful. Loved it

  • Tiaevans
    Nov 16, 2012

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    Mar 9, 2011

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    Aug 14, 2008

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