A Simple Summer Recipe -Pesto Crusted Fish | My Baba

Serves 4

Takes 20 mins

Ingredients:

  • 2 Tbsp nut butter pesto (see page 90)
  • 85g/3oz fresh breadcrumbs
  • Finely grated zest of 1 lemon
  • 4 white fish fillets

Method:

  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C/400°F/gas mark 6. Mix the pesto with the breadcrumbs and lemon zest.
  2. Lay the fish skin-side down on a baking tray and press the breadcrumb and pesto mixture over each fillet, to cover the surface of the fish. Bake for 10 minutes, until just cooked through, then serve with a simple salad and some new potatoes.

Extracts taken from Pip and Nut: The Nut Butter Cookbook by Pippa Murray (Quadrille, £15) Photography by Adrian Lawrence

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