Hudson's Pecan-Crusted Red Snapper

Prep Time:
15 minutes
Cook Time:
10 minutes
6 servings





1teaspooneach dried basil, oregano, thyme, granulated garlic, granulated onion, white pepper,

2cupspecan pieces,

1cupbread crumbs,


6bonedsnapper filets, about 6 to 8 ounces each,

1cupolive or canola oil,


1To make breading, combine bread crumbs, pecan pieces, and herbs and seasonings in a food processor, pulsing until medium-fine. Pour onto a flat dish and set aside.

2To prepare fish, combine eggs and milk in a shallow bowl, whisking to create a wash. Pour flour onto a flat dish.

3Holding snapper by tail, dredge in flour until well-dusted. Pat away excess flour. Pass floured fish through egg wash to dampen entire filet. Place filets in breading mixture, pressing mixture onto both sides of filet with palm of hand. Remove and shake off excess. Set aside on a dry sheet pan. Repeat with remaining filets.

4Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat until it simmers. Sauté filets until golden brown, cooking in batches of 2 or 3 at once; do not let oil cool down.

5Drizzle with lemon juice and fresh herbs, such as lemon balm, thyme, sorrel, and basil.

Nutritional Information

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