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▷ Cook Sole Meunière: Recipe from Isla Cristina

by Rocío Rodríguez Botello 30 Aug 2023 0 Comments
▷ Cocina el Lenguado a la Meunière: Receta de Isla Cristina

Sole Meunière is one of the most emblematic recipes of Isla Cristina, a culinary tradition that highlights the freshness of sole and local flavors. This simple but delicious preparation has endured over time, and continues to be a beloved dish by locals and visitors alike.

Ingredients for Sole Meunière

  • 2 fresh soles, cleaned and filleted
  • Wheat flour for dusting
  • Butter
  • Lemon juice
  • chopped fresh parsley
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Elaboration of Sole Meunière

  1. Wash and dry the sole fillets with absorbent paper.
  2. Sprinkle salt and pepper on both sides.
  3. Pass the fillets in wheat flour, shaking off the excess.
  4. In a large skillet, melt a generous dollop of butter over medium-high heat.
  5. Place the floured fillets in the pan and cook for a few minutes on each side, until golden brown and cooked through.
  6. Add more butter to the pan if necessary and add a squeeze of lemon juice.
  7. Sprinkle chopped fresh parsley over the fillets and cook for an additional minute.
  8. Serve the sole fillets a la meunière on individual plates, smothered in the delicious butter-lemon sauce.

Tips to Enjoy Sole Meunière to the Fullest

Preparation Tips

  • Use high-quality fresh sole for the best flavor.
  • Choose a skillet large enough to cook the steaks without crowding them.

Tasting Tips

  • Accompany the dish with a garnish of boiled potatoes or white rice.
  • Serve the sole with a fresh salad to balance the flavors.

Conclusion of Sole Meunière

Sole Meunière is a perfect example of how culinary tradition can highlight the quality of local ingredients. This dish represents the authenticity and excellence of Isla Cristina's gastronomy, and is a sample of how cooking can connect history, culture and flavors in each bite.

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