Grilled sea bream with lemon & basil pesto

Grilled sea bream with lemon & basil pesto

Total: 35 Min. | Active: 20 Min.
lactose-free, gluten-free, Low Carb
Nutritional value / people: 545 kcal
, Fat: 40 g
, Carbohydrate: 1 g
, Protein: 45 g


6 people


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1dl olive oil
½bunch basil, leaves torn off
5tbsp pine nuts
¼tsp salt
a little pepper
3tbsp grated Parmesan
½ organic lemon use grated zest and juice

Sea bream

6 gilthead seabream (approx. 330 g each)
1 ½tsp salt
a little pepper
4tbsp olive oil
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How it's done


Puree the oil, basil, pine nuts and spices in a measuring cup. Mix in the parmesan, lemon zest and juice. Cover the pesto and set aside.

Sea bream

Rinse the seabream (inside and out) in cold water, pat dry. Make diamond-shaped incisions (approx. 5 mm deep) on both sides of the fish without damaging the bones. Season the fish inside and out, brush with oil.

Charcoal/gas/electric grill: Grill the fish over/on a medium heat (approx. 180°C) for approx. 8 mins. on each side.

Serve the sea bream together with the pesto.

Good to know
Serve with: Grilled garlic bread or jacket potatoes.

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