Archive for October 2013

Trout-Potato Latkes

trout -potato-latkes recipeIngredients:
Combine —
2 cups peeled, boiled or steamed, mashed potatoes, with:
2 tbsp butter
1 egg
1 medium chopped yellow onion, chopped and sauteed
2 tbsp chopped fresh green onion
1/4 cup thick cream
1 tsp parsley and/or basil
salt and pepper to taste
1/4 cup cornmeal
1–2 gold foil pouches of smoked Ted’s Trout

Preparation:
Half-drain, crumble and fold the trout into the potato mixture. This will make a stiff, slightly sticky dough. Form into cakes, and dredge in cornmeal. In a lightly oiled, heavy pan, cook cakes over medium heat until golden, turning once.

Serves 4–6.

Trout Morocco

trout-morocco-recipeIngredients:
4 Ted’s Trout fillets
1/4 cup honey
2 tbsp white wine
2 tbsp lemon juice
2 tsp ground cumin
1 tsp sambal oelek (chili paste)
1 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp salt

Optional extras:
several small bunches concord grapes
chopped fresh mint
chopped fresh chives

Preparation:
In a large square glass baking dish, lay the fillets skin side down. Combine the rest of the ingredients (except the extras) in a bowl, and pour over the fillets. Let stand for 10 minutes in the fridge. Remove fillets from marinade, and place onto pre-heated barbeque grill. Cook fillets, skin side down for about 6 minutes, or until fish flakes easily with a fork. Remove from grill. Arrange fillets on a large plate, and garnish with grapes, mint, and chives.

Serves 4.

Artichoke and Smoked Trout Pasta

Pasta with artichoke and Ted's Smoked TroutIngredients:
½ cup olive oil
1 can artichoke hearts, sliced or chopped coarsely
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp crushed chilies
5-6 cloves garlic, chopped
1-2 fillets of Ted’s Frozen Smoked Trout, cut into small chunks

Optional extras:
sauteed mushrooms
pan-fried spinach
sauteed prawns
feta cheese
sundried tomatoes
onions, peppers or other veggies

Preparation:
Sauté ingredients until garlic is softened. Just before tossing with cooked pasta, add:
1/2 cup chopped parsley
2 tbsp chopped fresh basil
2 tbsp fresh lemon juice

Toss with pasta and top with parmesan cheese and black pepper to taste. 

Serves 4.